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King of Amalek. At G-d’s command, communicated through the prophet Samuel, the Saul-led Israelite army killed the entire Amalekite population—aside from Agag, who was spared and taken captive. After chastising Saul for allowing Agag to live. Samuel himself executed Agag.

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Entry for 'Agag'. Chabad Knowledge Base. 2012.

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