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This '''individual''' (fl. biblical times) was an Israelite who slew the [[giant]] mercenary [[Goliath]] with his slingshot when he was just a young boy. The events surrounding this were recorded in the [[Bible]], a book that [[Albus Dumbledore]] kept in his [[Headmaster's office|office]] during his tenure as [[Headmaster]].
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This '''boy''' slew the [[giant]] mercenary [[Goliath]] using only a [[catapult]] during the [[Israelite-Philistine war|war]] between the [[Israelites]] and [[Philistines]] in [[Bible|Biblical]] times.
   
 
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*Goliath's slayer is based on [[Wikipedia:David|King David]], a biblical character.
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*In the book [[Wikipedia:Books_of_Samuel|1 Samuel]] of the {{wplink|Old Testament}}, [[David|King David]] slays the giant Goliath with a slingshot as a child, but the [[Chocolate Frog Card]] for Goliath only refers to the giant's slayer as a "young boy" and does not explicitly name David. It is thus possible that Goliath was not slain by David in the [[Harry Potter universe|''Harry Potter'' universe]].
   
 
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*''[[Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (video game)]]'' {{FWC mention}}
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (video game)]]'' {{FWC mention}}
   
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Latest revision as of 12:30, February 22, 2016

This boy slew the giant mercenary Goliath using only a catapult during the war between the Israelites and Philistines in Biblical times.

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