in salome by Oscar Wilde yokanaan says to salome: " Get thee behind me! ... ." what is the exact meaning of this phrase?

"Get behind some one" means " to support some one". here what yokanaan want to say salome?

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Jokanaan is ordering Salome to get away from him, in the same way that Jesus ordered the devil away after the third temptaton in the desert.