Bathsheba


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Bathsheba

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)

Bathsheba

pressured by David to commit adultery during husband’s absence. [O.T.: II Samuel 11:4]

Bathsheba

king David killed to gain her. [O.T.: II Samuel 11]

Bathsheba

Uriah’s wife, seduced by King David. [O.T.: II Samuel 11:4]
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Gabriel, who has fallen on hard times, is hired by Bathsheba as the estate's shepherd and continues to pine for her from afar.
In a dramatic finale Troy is shot dead by Boldwood and Bathsheba marries her one true friend, Bro.
Hired to work in her fields, Gabriel endures the humiliation of watching a local landowner (Michael Sheen) attempt to woo the feisty Bathsheba before a dashing but caddish Sergeant Troy (Tom Sturridge) arrives to whisk her off her feet.
The film opens in 1870 with Bathsheba (Carey Mulligan) living with her aunt Mrs Hurst on the adjacent property to handsome sheep farmer Gabriel Oak (Matthias Schoenaerts), whose advances she rebuffs.
Bathsheba is one of the great nudes of Western art, and a highlight of the show.
According to the Warren's investigation, the farmhouse was haunted by Bathsheba Sherman who used to live there in the 19th century.
Mae'r pedwar prif gymeriad - Gabriel Oak, Bathsheba Everdene, William Boldwood a Sgt Francis Troy yn dal yn Saeson, ond mae'r gweddill - y werin - yn Gymry, er mai Saesneg ydi iaith y ddrama.
Hardy's classic follows the story of Bathsheba Everdene, who, like Tamara Drewe, inherits a humble abode from her family.
The Millbury Historical Society will present the sensational story "The Crime and Execution of Bathsheba Spooner" at 7 p.
Page 33: Peter Paul Rubens' Portrait of Archduke Ferdinand, Jacques Stella's King Candaules Shows Gyges His Wife Queen Nyssia, Domenico Gargiulo's Bathsheba at Her Bath.
So David saw Bathsheba through uncataracted eyes and drooled