Othniel

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Othniel

(ŏth`nēĕl), in the Bible, first judge of Israel after the death of Joshua. For capturing a city he was given as wife Caleb's daughter Achsah.
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Othniel

freed Israelites from bondage of Cushan-rishathaim. [O.T.: Judges 3:9]
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