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Uriah

(yo͞orī`ə), husband of Bath-shebaBath-sheba
, in the Bible, wife of Uriah the Hittite. David seduced her, effected the death of her husband, and then married her. Her second son by David was Solomon.
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. An alternate form is Urias. For others called Uriah in the Bible, see UrijahUrijah
, in the Bible. 1 High priest under King Ahaz. An alternate form is Uriah. 2 Prophet killed by King Jehoiakim. 3 Ancestor of a priestly family. An alternte form is Uriah. 4 Companion of Ezra.
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Uriah

letter Uriah carries David’s letter ordering his own death. [O.T.: II Samuel 11:15]

Uriah

Old Testament a Hittite officer, who was killed in battle on instructions from David so that he could marry Uriah's wife Bathsheba (II Samuel 11)
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Sometimes I just close my eyes and think of all my moves,'' Uriah said, a smile taking over his face during training last week for his black belt test.
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But there's something about Uriah Rennie that grates.
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Van Nuys 90, Canoga Park 58: Justus Vonwright, one of the area's top scorers, had just 14 points, but Uriah Joiner picked up the slack with 25 points for Van Nuys (8-8) in a victory over Canoga Park (4-13).
However, he should have headed for home with the match ball but for referee Uriah Rennie mysteriously chalking off a 'goal' late in the game when television replays showed there was nothing obviously wrong.
IT will be a case of poacher turned gamekeeper at Bramall Lane today when Sheffield United manager Neil Warnock gets to boss around top refs Uriah Rennie and Howard Webb .
Guest Owen Uriah, who is one of Britain's leading reggae artists, will be at the concert.