Woman who killed Sisera in the days of Deborah.
Fleeing from the Israelite army led by Deborah and Barak, the Canaanite general Sisera was welcomed by a woman named Jael. When Sisera fell asleep Jael killed him with a mallet and tent peg. She is praised for her valor in the song of Deborah.
AUTHOR: Robert Brusic, Seminary Pastor Emeritus