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From an obscure Hebrew word often said to mean "delightful, seductive".
- The mistress of Samson who betrayed him to the Philistines.
- A beautiful, cunning and treacherous woman; a femme fatale.
- Though she is something of a Delilah, she is still considered the heroine of the novel.
- A female given name of biblical origin.