Bathsheba(redirected from Bath-shua)
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Old Testament the wife of Uriah, who committed adultery with David and later married him and became the mother of his son Solomon (II Samuel 11--12)
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pressured by David to commit adultery during husband’s absence. [O.T.: II Samuel 11:4]
king David killed to gain her. [O.T.: II Samuel 11]
See: Beauty, Feminine
Uriah’s wife, seduced by King David. [O.T.: II Samuel 11:4]
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