Othniel

(redirected from Otniel)
Also found in: Wikipedia.

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.
The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia™ Copyright © 2013, Columbia University Press. Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. www.cc.columbia.edu/cu/cup/

Othniel

freed Israelites from bondage of Cushan-rishathaim. [O.T.: Judges 3:9]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
According to the plan, 354 units will be built in the settlement of Nili, 346 in Bethel settlement, 194 in Ganei Modi'in settlement, 132 in Kfar Adumim settlement, 94 in Beit Hagai settlement, 66 in Efrat settlement, 61 in Allen Shvut settlement, 51 in Shilo settlement, 18 in Maale Adumim settlement, 215 in Asfar settlement, 207 in Bracha settlement, 149 in Ganei Mudan settlement, 168 in the Talmon settlement, 192 in the Kfar Adumim settlement, 98 in the Kiryat Netafim settlement, 94 in Beit Hagai settlement, 94 in the settlement of Michola, 80 in the Yacir settlement, Shima, 66 in Efrat settlement, 61 in Alon Shivut settlement, 51 in Shilo settlement, 29 in the Otniel settlement, 27 in Maskiot settlement, 19 in Baduel and 18 in Ma'ale settlements,and 11 units in the Anav settlement.
Among the better examples of this, in Boddice's estimation, are Otniel Dror and Lorraine Daston, whose work shows in various ways how the history of science and emotion are inseparable.
The attack took place in 2016 when two women from Otniel were driving on Route 60 in the southern Judean Mountains, south of Hebron.
Rateb al-Jabour, popular committee coordinator in Yatta, south of Hebron, told WAFA that settlers sprayed racist slogans on traffic signs on bypass roads that lead to illegal Israeli settlements of Shim'a and Otniel, which are built on lands belonging to Palestinians near the town of al-Samou.
The Habakkuk phenomenon began as a group of yeshiva students from a Ramat Gan yeshiva near Tel Aviv or in the settlement of Otniel. It combines a romantic sense of neo-Hasidism with a right-leaning settler ideology.
Early on Tuesday, Israeli soldiers destroyed the family home of a Palestinian prisoner over his alleged role in a July 1 shooting attack near the illegal Otniel settlement South of al-Khalil (Hebron), which killed Rabbi Michael Mark and injured his family members, press tv reported.
Mother-of-six Daphne Meir, 39, was hacked to death in Otniel, near Hebron, in front of her screaming daughter on Sunday.
Matua is accused of killing Rabbi Yaakov Litman, 40, and his son Netanel Litman, 18, as they drove in a van with five other members of the Litman family near the Jewish settlement of Otniel, south of Hebron, on Nov 14.
The 40-year-old father and his 18-year-old son were on their way to have a Sabbath dinner with other family members when they were shot and killed, as the attack took place near the Jewish settlement of Otniel, south of Hebron.
InHebron, a city located in theWest Bankand home to approximately 250,000 Palestinians, there live between 500-800 settlers concentrated in the Otniel settlement and around the old quarter.
They have three children and eight grandchildren, with two of the families living in Beersheva and one in Otniel.