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What is a Riddle?
     The Orientals have always been fond of such exercises of ingenuity as were requisite to answer riddles. Hence it was quite in the order of things that Samson should propose one. See Samson's riddle. Jud 14:12-19. Ezekiel's riddle, Eze 17:2, was rather an allegory.

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Schaff, Philip, Dr. "Biblical Definition for 'riddle' in Schaffs Bible Dictionary". - Schaff's

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