Definition of Sennacherib in English:

Sennacherib

proper noun

  • (d.681 BC), king of Assyria 705–681, son of Sargon II. In 701 he put down a Jewish rebellion, laying siege to Jerusalem but sparing it from destruction (according to 2 Kings 19:35). He also rebuilt the city of Nineveh and made it his capital.

Pronunciation

Sennacherib

/sɪˈnakərɪb/