HyperDic: samson

English > 2 senses of the word Samson:
NOUNperson Samson(Old Testament) a judge of Israel who performed herculean / herculean feats of strength against the Philistines until he was betrayed to them by his mistress Delilah
person Samson, bull, bruiser, strappera large and strong and heavyset man
Samson > pronunciation
Soundssae'msahn
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English > Samson: 2 senses > noun 1, person
Meaning(Old Testament) a judge of Israel who performed herculean / herculean feats of strength against the Philistines until he was betrayed to them by his mistress Delilah.
CategoryOld TestamentThe collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people
Instance ofjudge, justice, juristA public official authorized to decide questions brought before a court of justice
SpanishSansón
CatalanSamsó, Samson
English > Samson: 2 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA large and strong and heavyset man.
Synonymsbull, bruiser, strapper
Broaderman, adult maleAn adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)
Spanishtoro

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