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Israel’s hereditary foe and symbol of perpetual hatred. [Jew. Hist.: Wigoder, 24]
principal antagonist of Christ. [Christianity: NCE, 117]
legendary name of anti-Messiah. [Judaism: Wigoder, 41]
also called the Adversary or the Devil. [Christianity: Misc.]
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