Queen of Sheba

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Queen of Sheba

sultry Biblical queen who visits Solomon. [O.T.: I Kings 10]
References in classic literature ?
One of the most renowned is the Queen of Sheba, mentioned in Scripture, whom the natives call Nicaula or Macheda, and in their translation of the gospel, Nagista Azeb, which in their language is Queen of the South.