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judith in Easton's Bible Dictionary

Jewess, the daughter of Beeri the Hittite, and one of Esau's wives (Gen. 26:34), elsewhere called Aholibamah (36:2-14).

judith in Smith's Bible Dictionary

(Jewess, or praised). 1. The daughter of Beeri the Hittite, and wife of Esau. #Ge 26:34| (B.C. 1797.) 2. The heroine of the apocryphal book which bears her name, who appears as an ideal type of piety, Judith 8:6, beauty, ch. 11:21, courage and chastity. ch. 16:22 ff.

judith in Schaff's Bible Dictionary

JU'DITH (Jewess), a wife of Esau. Gen 26:34.

judith in Fausset's Bible Dictionary

="the praised one". Esau's wife, daughter of Beeri the Hittite (<012634> Genesis 26:34). (See AHOLIBAMAH , see ESAU , see BEERI ).