What is another word for jezebel?

121 synonyms found


[ d͡ʒˈɛzɛbə͡l], [ d‍ʒˈɛzɛbə‍l], [ dʒ_ˈɛ_z_ɛ_b_əl]

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How to use "Jezebel" in context?

There is a misconception that the term "jezebel" is synonymous with a woman who is promiscuous and immoral. In biblical times, however, a "jezebel" was actually a woman who acted as a prophetess and prophet, while cursing the nation of Israel and inciting the people against their God. Some biblical scholars believe that the term "jezebel" may actually be a reference to a Canaanite goddess, who was worshipped by the Israelites.

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