“Zemnarihah, Gadianton Leader”

Ed J. Pinegar, Richard J. Allen

This military leader, successor to Giddianhi, becomes a symbol among the people of the futility to fight against the cause of liberty and justice. After his failed siege against the Nephite stronghold, Zemnarihah is captured, hanged, and displayed as an emblem of the destruction of the Gadianton evil. The people respond to his defeat by exclaiming:

Commentaries and Insights on the Book of Mormon, Vol. 2