Jacob at Bethel, Gen.
Josephus suggests, and Jerome, apparently following him, affirms, that the name is identical with that of the Ishmaelite tribe of Nebaioth (Gen.
Geneva was first settled about 1787 almost on the site of the Indian village of Kanadasega, which was destroyed in 1779 during Gen.
he mentions "eating with the blood" 2 along with murder, and failure to observe ritual regulations along with oppression of the fatherless and the widow; the old customary law permitted marriage with a half-sister (father's daughter), with a daughter-in-law, and with a father's wife (Gen.
According to ' Yahweh's spirit, thought of as Yahweh's vital principle, as man's spirit is man's vital principle, is to be breathed into them, as, in Gen.
These mountains were occupied, so early as we can find any record, by a cave-dwelling aboriginal race known as Horites, who were smitten by the much-discussed king Chedorlaomer (Gen.
The occupants of Edom during practically the whole period of Biblical history were the Bedouin tribes which claimed 1 A curious etymological speculation connects the name with the story of Esau's begging for Jacob's pottage, Gen.
That they intermarried with the earlier stock is suggested by the passage in Gen.
In addition to this Bedouin organization there was the curious institution of an elective monarchy, some of whose kings are catalogued in Gen.
The theological interest which attaches to the idea of the preAaronic king-priest in these typical applications is practically independent of the historical questions suggested by the narrative of Gen.
The episode of Melchizedek, though connected with the main narrative by the epithets given to Yahweh in Gen.
See further the literature on Gen.
Wiedemann, Johann Turmair gen.
Among his other works are: a monument to John Boyle O'Reilly, Boston; "Gen.
Further, instead of holding cities and pasture-grounds, the Levites are sometimes described as scattered and divided (Gen.
When, in accordance with the usual methods of Hebrew genealogical history, the Levites are defined as the descendants of Levi, the third son of Jacob by Leah (Gen.
' So Gen.
upon the famous holy city of Shechem to avenge their "sister" Dinah (Gen.
The present (priestly) recension of Gen.
has practically justified Levi and Simeon from its standpoint of opposition to intermarriage, and in spite of Jacob's curse (Gen.
But the problem of fitting these into the history of Israel still remains The assumption that the earlier sources for the pre-monarchical history, as incorporated by late compilers, are necessarily trustworthy confuses the inquiry (on Gen.
The older account of the creation in Gen.
does not recognize the hexaemeron, and it is even doubtful whether the original sketch of Gen.
That the term was also applied to parts of Arabia is evident from Gen.
=Osc. ezum, and the gen.
gen f we do not arrive at the Volturno before Garibaldi reachts Cattolica, Cavour had said, the monarchy is lost, and Italy ~re 1 remain in the prison-house of the Revolution.
ii., House of Lords MSS.; Gen.
The myrrh mentioned in Gen.
Thus the doctrine of signatures is evident in the use of the celebrated Ginseng root of China, which, like that of the mandrake (Gen.
Lesagef has shown that the height of certain plants is decreased by cultivation in a saline soil, and that the leaves of iLesage, Recherches exphrimentales sur les modifications de, feuilles chez les plantes maritimes, in Rev. gen.
According to Gen.
27-30; of Lamech, Gen.
NAPHTALI, in the Bible, the name of an Israelite tribe, the "son" of Jacob by Bilhah, Rachel's maid, and the uterine brother of Dan (Gen.
Naphtali and Dan are "brothers," perhaps partly on geographical grounds, but Dan also had a seat in the south (south-west of Ephraim), and the name of the "mother" Bilhah is apparently connected with Bilhan, an Edomite and also a Benjamite name (Gen.
22) is in some way got rid of (in Gen.
Similarly in Gen.
18) or through a dream (Gen.
That larger conceptions prevailed in some of the loftier minds of Israel, and may be held to have existed even as far back as the age of Moses, is a fact which the Yahwistic cosmogony in Gen.
8.) In the post-exilian cosmogony it is the divine word or fiat that creates the world (Gen.
Abraham pitched his tent between Ai and Bethel (Gen.
He attended the first Plattsburg Camp and was commissioned major in the U.S. Reserves in 1917, being assigned to the staff of Gen.
xvii., in Gen.
The capture of central Palestine itself is not recorded; according to its own traditions the district had been seized by Jacob (Gen.
It is possible that tradition is right in supposing that " Judah went down from his brethren " (Gen.
The names point generally to an affinity with south Palestine and north Arabia (Edoin, Midian, &c.; see especially the lists in Gen.
Of Kenite interest is the position'of Cain, ancestor of heroes of culture and of the worship of Yahweh (Gen.
They do not give us the records of the age of the Babylonian monarch Khammurabi (perhaps Amraphel, Gen.
6 sqq.; on Gen.
During the Boer War 1899-1902 he volunteered for service against the English and joined Gen.
See Cheyne, Traditions and Beliefs of Anc. Israel, on Gen.
The original works of Rufinus are - (I) De Adulteratione Librorum Origenis - an appendix to his translation of the Apology of Pamphilus, and intended to show that many of the features in Origen's teaching which were then held to be objectionable arise from interpolations and falsifications of the genuine text; (2) De Benedictionibus XII Patriarcharum Libri II - an exposition of Gen.
The other translations of Rufinus are - (I) the Instituta Monachorum and some of the Homilies of Basil; (2) the Apology of Pamphilus, referred to above; (3) Origen's Principia; (4) Origen's Homilies (Gen.
In the city are machine and car shops of the International & Great Northern railway, and cottoncompresses, and there are manufactures of cotton-seed oil, &c. Taylor, named in honour of Gen.
On the 5th of January 1781 the town was partly burned by a force of about Boo British troops under Gen.
exp. et gen.
Abraham recognized its sanctity (Gen.
druida) probably represents a Gaulish druid-s, Irish drui, gen.
Of the Aramaean stocks named in Gen.
and Commissary Gen'.
29) that this condition of things is due to social development: man was created upright (Gen.
2 Then comes the end: man goes to his everlasting home; the dust (the body) returns to the earth whence it came (Gen.
This last clause does not affirm the immortality of the soul; it is simply an explanation of what becomes of the vital principle (the" breath of life "of Gen.
The "shepherd" cannot be God (Gen.
sori) for which Gilead was so noted (Gen.
17), is probably to be identified with mastic (Gen.
of arrows, "archers" (Gen.
The three Union armies under Sherman's command, outnumbering the Confederates about 3 to 2, began their movement on the 16th of July; the Army of the Cumberland (Gen.
Thomas) on the right marching from Marietta by the fords of the Upper Chattahoochee on Atlanta, the Army of the Ohio (Gen.
Schofield) in the centre direct on Decatur, and the Army of the Tennessee (Gen.
At the moment of marching out to meet the enemy, Johnston was relieved of his command and was replaced by Gen.
This time he placed Gen.
The veterans of the Army of the Tennessee, led by Gen.
Sherman quickly realized this, and the Army of the Tennessee, now commanded by Gen.
They were regarded as a branch of the Edomites (Gen.
42 seq.), probably between Kadesh and Hormah (cp. Gen.
The combination of Gen.
Barnabas 15) gives us the Jewish theory (from Gen.
CAIN, in the Bible, the eldest son of Adam and Eve (Gen.
The list of Cain's descendants reflects the old view of the beginnings of civilization; it is thrown into the form of a genealogy and is parallel to Gen.
620-628, and 4411-4417) has made it extremely probable that Cain the nomad and outlaw (Gen.
It is noteworthy that Kenan, son of Enosh ("man," Gen.
It begins with the exposition of Gen.
10 -14, which is an expansion of Gen.
On the basis of Gen.
Angels are not mentioned; but the serpent of Gen.
24 (where the serpent of Gen.
24)to the devil (the serpent of Gen.
Civil war being threatened within the state President Hayes sent to Louisiana a commission composed of Wayne McVeagh, Gen.
For 1805 see Alombert and Colin (French Gen.
1906) and Von Jena bis Preussisch-Eylau (Berlin, 1908); Studies in French Gen.
Cazalas, French Gen.
Fabry (French Gen.
For 1814, German Gen.
Perfectly pure distilled sea-water dissociates, to an infinitesimal degree, into hydrogen (H) and hydroxyl (HO) ions, so that one litre of such water contains 1 X 10 7, or 1 part of a gram-molecule of either hydr010,000,000 gen or hydroxyl (a gramme-molecule of hydrogen is 2 grammes, or of hydroxyl 17 grammes).
The word itself (aron) designates an ordinary chest (cp. Gen.
versions ap X ab and aXab), a Hebrew name, mentioned only once in the Old Testament (Gen.
Opisthosoma consisting of only ten somites, which have no tergal and sternal elements, the prae-genital somite contracted to form a " waist," as in the Pedipalpi; the last three narrowed to form a A B prae-1 2345 6789 io I I111I IV V VI gen Opisttaosoma Prosoma FIG.
Alexander, became a unit of the Lettish army (Olai agreement on July 15 1919) to be formed by Gen.
26 presided over by Gen.
Bermondt, having refused to join Gen.
One-quarter of the opposing Bolshevik army were Letts; Gen.
- The statement in Gen.
Origen also was acquainted with some form of the legend (Selecta in Genesin, ad Gen.
This is precisely the geographical standpoint of the post-exile author of Gen.
See Cheyne, Traditions and Beliefs of Ancient Israel (on Gen.
The Scyths having fallen upon them from the north-east, the Cimmerians appear to have given way in two directions, towards the southwest, where the tombs of their kings were shown on the Tyras (Dniester) and one body joined with the Treres of Thrace in invading Asia Minor by the Hellespont; and towards the south-east where another body threatened the Assyrians, who called them Gimirrai (Hebrew Gomer; Gen.
In the Biblical narrative (Gen.
Clothing did not originate in ideas of decency (Gen.
2 The Hebrews held that the leaves of the fig-tree (the largest available tree in Palestine) served primitive man and that the Deity gave them skins for a covering - evidently after he had slain the animals (Gen.
A large mantle could thus serve as a veil, and Rebekah covered her face with her square or oblong wrapper on meeting Isaac (Gen.
Xc-reev, tunica), like its Greek counterpart, was apparently of two kinds, for, although essentially a simple and probably sleeveless garment, there was a special variety worn by royal maidens and men of distinction, explicitly described as a tunic of palms or soles (passim), that is, one presumably reaching to the hands and feet (Gen.
Hannover 1866 (Gotha, 1885), and Gen.
lot, translated "myrrh" in Gen.
Some such idea plainly underlies the familiar phrase "a sweet savour," more literally "a savour of satisfaction," whereby an acceptable offering by fire is so often denoted in the Bible (Gen.
That at Gaba Tepe was to be carried out by the two Australasian divisions under Gen.
of, Anzac. The rugged bluffs on which Gen.
It is true that as a result of the operations the area in occupation of the Allies in this quarter had been greatly extended in a northerly direction, so much so indeed that little difficulty was experienced by Gen.
But during the autumn Liman von Sanders was reinforced by several divisions, and at the juncture when Gen.
That at Helles (which included the French contingent, still as at the outset on the right) was under the charge of Gen.
That at Anzac, composed mainly of troops from the Antipodes, remained under Gen.
That at Suvla was commanded by Gen.
But as Gen.
Monro found himself responsible for the British troops at Salonika as well as for the Allied army of the Dardanelles, he placed the latter under charge of Gen.
Birdwood, while Gen.
Hart, Picturesque Burma (London, 1897); Gen.
The alluvial plain of Babylonia was called Edin, the Eden of Gen.
muram, and who was the Amraphel of Gen.
(a) In pre-Israelite Palestine, it is resident about Hebron (Gen.
The first part treats of Abraham's conversion, and the second forms an apocalyptic expansion of Gen.
147, 148); in Gen.
Further incidents in Isaac's life at Gerar are narrated in Gen.
A selection from the correspondence of John Sherman and his brother Gen.
of Samaria, which first appears in history as the place where Jacob and his family settled for a while (Gen.
It was occupied then by Hivites (Gen.
The "oak" under which Jacob hid his teraphim (Gen.
But though there are in Gen.
With regard to thelatter, wemay notice that in Gen.
Originally, for instance, Gen.
The other narrative, Gen.
It is said in Gen.
Nor ought we to find a discrepancy between the Babylonian and the Hebrew, accounts in the creation of the heavenly bodies after the plants, related in Gen.
From one of them may have come that remarkable statement in Gen.
It is also probably to a non-Babylonian source that we owe the prescription of vegetarian or herb diet in Gen.
We say " in a purely formal aspect," because the strictness with which Babylonian mythic elements have been adapted in Gen.
On the literary scheme of the Creation-story in Gen.
This abortive insurrection in which the Polish nobility and intelligentsia were primarily involved, though the Lithuanians also took a prominent part, led to the suppression of the printing of Lithuanian books by the dictator Gen.
The initial victories of the Bolsheviks were followed by defeat and the victorious Poles, under the so-calle I" rebel "Gen.
This incident leading to an infor nal war between the Lithuanians and Gen.
See also Rachel Sherman Thorndike, The Sherman Letters (New York, 1894) Home Letters of Gen.
Elsewhere, 2 we only find references to certain passages of Scripture, viz., the stories of Reuben and Tamar (Gen.
19), of a wife and daughter of Mahomet (Gen.
21), and the references to Esau and Ishmael as representative world-powers (Gen.
invoked) the name of Yahweh (Gen.
The narratives, viewed dispassionately, represent him as an idealized sheikh (with one important exception, Gen.
9 with Gen.
One remarkable chapter associates Abraham with kings of Elam and the east (Gen.
The number is precisely that of the total numerical value of the consonants of the name "Eliezer" (Gen.
True, there is confusion in the narrative of Hegesippus, and even a probability that the martyrdom of Symeon dated under Trajan really took place in the persecution of Domitian,before the arrest of the grandsons of Jude, for apart from the alleged age of Symeon (the traditional Jewish limit of human life, Gen.
- The forces at the disposal of Gen.
EPHRAIM, a tribe of Israel, called after the younger son of Joseph, who in his benediction exalted Ephraim over the elder brother Manasseh (Gen.
Shechem itself was visited by Abraham and Jacob, and the latter bought from the sons of Hamor a burial-place (Gen.
The story of Dinah may imply some early settlement of tribes in its vicinity (but see Simeon), and the reference in Gen.
- Gunkel (Schopfung und Chaos in Urzeit and Endzeit; eine religionsgeschichtliche Untersuchung fiber Gen.
ISAAC (Hebrew for "he laughs," on explanatory references to the name, see Abraham), the only child of Abraham and Sarah, was born when his parents were respectively a hundred and ninety years of age (Gen.
Like his father, Isaac lived a nomadic pastoral life, but within much narrower local limits, south of Beersheba (Gen.
It was in this district, at the well Beer-Lahai-roi, that Isaac dwelt (Gen.
This was perhaps the original scene of the striking episode "in the land of Moriah," when at the last moment he was by angelic interposition released from the altar on which he was about to be sacrificed by his father in obedience to a divine command (Gen.
In this way the diversity of human speech and the dispersion of mankind were accounted for; and in Gen.
generally the commentaries on Gen.
ISRAEL (Hebrew for "God strives" or "rules"; see Gen.
They occupied a fertile region, chosen by Lot for his dwelling (Gen.
They were attacked by the four great Eastern kings and spoiled, but restored by the intervention of Abram and his men coming to the aid of Lot (Gen.
They were proverbial for wickedness, for which they were destroyed by a rain of "fire and brimstone" (Gen.
They appear in the pre-Mosaic age (Gen.
The Philistines naturally had a prominent place in popular tradition, and the story of Isaac and the Philistine Abimelech (Gen.
3); but if early references to iron are treated as unhistorical (Gen.
Names in -ath (Goliath; Ahuzzath, Gen.
These Caphtorim, together with Ludim (Lydians) and other petty peoples, apparently of the Delta, are once reckoned to Egypt (Gen.
Army under Gen.
1917) he was appointed as one of the two sub-chiefs-of-staff then nominated, the other being Gen.
29 The Fall of the Angels is not properly a scriptural doctrine, though it is based on Gen.
His dependence upon troops and leaders of this character facilitated the military insurrection under Gen.
On the 16th of August Gen.
Horatio Gates, with an American force of about 3600, including some Virginia militia under Charles Porterfield (1750-1780) and Gen.
Edward Stevens (1745-1820), and North Carolina militia under Gen.
On the 3rd of December Gates was superseded by Gen.
On the 24th of February 1865, during the Civil War, a part of Gen.
The list of the sons of Joktan in Gen.
Saba' (Sheba) itself, which was in later times the chief name, has in Gen.
Thus we can understand how in Gen.
Again, the Sabaeans had colonies in Africa and there mingled with the black Africans; and so in Gen.
(733 B.C.) tells us that Teima, Saba', and IIaipa (= Ephah, Gen.
If the Minaeans were later immigrants from Hadramut, we can understand how they are not mentioned in Gen.
Properly the word adam designated man as a species; with the article prefixed (Gen.
Only in Gen.
(See EVE.) How greatly this simple and fragmentary tale of Creation differs from that in Gen.
This Adam, indeed, is not like the first man of Gen.
The passages last referred to harmonize with the account given in Gen.
And though the priestly writer, to whom the first Creation-story in its present form is due, says nothing about a sacred mountain as the dwelling-place of the first-created man, yet this mountain belongs to the type of tradition which the passage, Gen.
5) who held the regency of the earth, 5 require a dwelling-place as far above the common level of the earth as they are themselves above the child like Adam of the second creation-narrative (Gen.
But there is no complete parallel to the description of Paradise in Gen.
It thus becomes plausible to hold that "Adam" in Gen.
The second story is that of Ea-bani, 8 who was formed by the goddess Arusu (= the mother-goddess Ishtar) of a lump of clay (cp. Gen.
6 we find the story of Eve's temptation read in the light of that of the fallen angels (Gen.
second which harmonizes with Gen.
In that capacity he was attached in 1917 to the staff of Gen.
1917) and lieutenant-colonel (1918), when he was transferred to Gen.
It is not without interest to note that the three principal leaders of the movement for independence were a Moravian of Slovak descent (i?'Iasaryk), a Slovak (Gen.
On the 18th the Provisional Government at Paris issued a declaration of independence, signed by Prof. Masaryk, Dr. Benes and Gen.
Seth), in Gen.
If the ten patriarchs of Gen.
A critical account of the Virginian operations and the Chickamauga campaign is Gen.
At any rate the cherub was suggested by and represents the stormcloud, just as the sword in Gen.
The poetical descriptions of the character, or geographical position, of the various tribes, now grouped together as the Blessings of Jacob (Gen.
The Hexateuch (Gen.
This writer, who is characterized by a singularly bright and picturesque style, and also by deep religious feeling and insight, begins his narrative with the account of the creation of man from the dust, and tells of the first sin and its consequences (Gen.
24); then he gives an account of the early growth of civilization (Gen.
iv.), of the Flood (parts of Gen.
It would occupy too much space to give here a complete list of the passages belonging to " J "; but examples of his narrative (with the exception here and there of a verse or two belonging to one of the other sources described below) are to be found, for instance, in Gen.
The first traces of " E " are found in the life of Abraham, in parts of Gen.
xv.; examples of other passages belonging to this source are: - Gen.
consists mostly of tribal genealogies, partly based upon data contained in the older books (Gen.
The suggestion that the last chapter only, not the whole Pentateuch, was written later, is met by Hobbes by reference to Gen.
The story in Gen.
The following tables will make the details clear: - (1) From the Creation of Man to the Flood (Gen.
(2) From the Flood to the Call of Abraham (Gen.
The figures, of course, in no case possess historical value: accepting even Ussher's date of the Exodus, 1491 B.C., which is earlier than is probable, we should obtain from them for the creation of man 4157 B.C., or (LXX.) 5328, 3 and for the confusion of tongues, which, according to Gen.
4 The figures of Gen.
The ages assigned to the several patriarchs (except Enoch) in Gen.
are much greater than those assigned to the patriarchs mentioned in Gen.
xi., and similarly the ages in Gen.
10-18 are higher than those in Gen.
From the Call of Abraham to the birth of Isaac (Abraham being then aged 100, Gen.
25 years Age of Isaac at the birth of Esau and Jacob (Gen.
26) Age of Jacob when he went down into Egypt (Gen.
2 Disregarding the " two years " of Gen.
Three or four illustrations will suffice: (a) The author of Gen.
(b) In Gen.
(c) In Gen.
(d) In Gen.
40, 41 is to describe the Israelites as having dwelt in Egypt for 430 years, which is also in substantial agreement with the earlier passage, Gen.
i The real Biblical date, Ussher in Gen.
4 that Abraham left Haran after his father Terah's death (Gen.
Wayyisa`u, Yalqut Shimeoni, also the apocryphal " book of Jashar "), and is evidently connected with the cryptic allusion to the capture of Shechem in Gen.
Naturally the probability of such a tradition - the merest hint of which happens to be preserved in Gen.
The former may be linked with Gen.
2 seq., see Thackeray pp. 50 seq.); (b) the descent of the angels upon earth (Gen.
2 seq.; Abraham's faith (Gen.
These are (a) Bereshith (" in the beginning," Gen.
Slightly differing explanations of the reference in the name are given in Gen.
This growth in the conception of the prophetic function is reflected in parts of the Pentateuch, which may be dated with probability as belonging to the period just named; the name of nabhi ¢ is extended to the patriarchs as Yahweh's intimates (Gen.
In the older literature of the Hebrews, the nearest approach to the thought of Amos and Hosea is not Gen.
ii., iii., but Gen.
At Athens also are several secondary schools, and the Lucy Cobb Institute (for girls), opened in 1858 and named in honour of a daughter of its founder, Gen.
In ecclesiastical legend and 2 For the principle of the Levirate illustrated in Gen.
Whittingham's enterprise was, however, soon superseded by an issue of the whole Bible, which appeared in 1560, the so-called Genevan Bible, popularly also known as the Breeches The Bible, from its rendering of Gen.
pl.) and ueci (gen.
Soc., 1877), "Yorktown Campaign" (New York, 1881), &c.; Sargent's Life of Major John 845 Andre (Boston, 1861), one of the best of Revolutionary biographies; Gen.
Rashbam adopts a natural (as distinct from a homiletical and traditional) method; thus (in agreement with the modern school) Rashbam (on Gen.
Another famous interpretation was Rashbam's view that the much disputed phrase in Gen.
LOT, in the Bible, the legendary ancestor of the two Palestinian peoples, Moab and Ammon (Gen.
8); he appears to have been represented as a Horite or Edomite (cp. the name Lotan, Gen.
As the son of Haran and grandson of Terah, he was Abraham's nephew (Gen.
The account of Chedorlaomer's invasion and of Lot's rescue by Abraham belongs to an independent source (Gen.
Further afield lay the Rebit-Ninua, in which some have recognized the Rehoboth-Ir of Gen.
JACOB (Hebrew ya`agob, derived, according to Gen.
from Haran to Gilead it is probable that Laban's home, only seven days' journey distant, was nearer Gilead than the current tradition allows (Gen.
wood potentially a table; primary, as an indeterminate something which is a substratum capable of becoming natural substances, of which it is always one; and it is primarily the matter of earth, water, air, fire, the four simple bodies (airxa 6w,uara) with natural rectilineal motions in the terrestrial world (De Gen.
While the soul is propagated, like any other essence, by the efficient, which is the seed, to the matter, which is the germ, of the embryo man, intellect alone enters from without (Obpa6Ev), and is alone divine (BEiov, not 6EOS), because its activity communicates with no bodily activity (De Gen.
He met Gen.
Their brother Joseph on his death-bed promised that God would bring them to the land promised to their forefathers and solemnly adjured them to carry up his bones (Gen.
The interval between Jacob's arrival in Egypt and the Exodus is given varyingly as 400 or 430 years (Gen.
loc. cit.), and a period of only four generations is presupposed in Gen.
The first stage is the escape from the land of Goshen (q.v.), the district allotted to the family of Jacob (Gen.
The wilderness of Shur (Gen.
8 sqq.), and its sanctuary of Kadesh or En Mishpat ("well of judgment," Gen.
' For the varying traditions regarding the number of the people and their residence (whether settled apart, cf., e.g., Gen.
Count Gramont 5 has been able to obtain spectro scopic evidence of the metalloids in a mineral by employing powerful condensers and heating the electrodes in an oxyhydro gen flame when these (as is often the case) are not sufficiently conducting.
The consecration consisted of a smearing with fat of victims or with oil of vegetable offering (Gen.
ABEL (Hebrew for breath), the second son of Adam, slain by Cain, his elder brother (Gen.
And his credit is still greater when we find the venerable John Latham, who is said to have examined the specimen with Shaw, placing it some years later among the penguins (Gen.
In this false allocation, James Francis Stephens also in 1826 acquiesced (Gen.
Rev. (1896); for the villages, Gen.
p. 9), was able to say little more of it, but very soon afterwards a skin was received at the British Museum, of which, in the following September, he published a figure (Gen.
The form Methushael, used by the author of Gen.
18 and by some commentators preferred for Gen.
The next occurrence is in Hebrew (Gen.
better Paddan-Aram), Gen.
The numerous traditional sites now shown round Hebron are traceable generally to medieval legendary topography; they include the Oak of Mamre (Gen.
north of Sidon (Gen.
Siannu, ibid.) Simyra (Gen.
Arwad, now Ruad, Gen.
Curiously enough in Gen.
Sidon, the " first-born " of Canaan, is classed among the descendants of Ham; but the table of nations in Gen.
in the case of the Nephilim, Gen.
Hence the Septuagint in Gen.
The universalism which marks the promise to the seed of the woman (Gen.
In common with the rest of the "Stalwarts," he worked hard for the nomination of Gen.
7, 44; Gen.
In 1905 Gen.
It was an important holy place, where Abraham planted a sacred tree (Gen.
23), and where divine manifestations were vouchsafed to Hagar (Gen.
316), nor is she guilty of any crime unless by statute as in New York (Penal Code, ï¿½ 295) and California (Penal Code, ï¿½ 275) and Connecticut (Gen.
5-10), and Gen.
However, as in the equally complicated story in Gen.
The establishment of such a standard does not necessarily imply that full payment was exacted; in Gen.
The answer comes at once: "The fire of the Lord (Gen.
Foote captured Fort Henry on the 6th of February, and Gen.
The efforts of 48 American officers, who under Gen.
and Kadesh (Gen.
The treatment of the concubine and her son in Gen.
3 The Ituraean archers were of Jetur, one of the" sons "of Ishmael (Gen.
6 f., 30; Gen.
II, which bases the observance of the Sabbath on P 's narrative of the Creation (Gen.
The officers chiefly responsible were Gen.
(afterwards Sir George) Macdonogh, Gen.
1914, owing to demands by the Newspaper Proprietors' Association for more information, an official eye-witness, Gen.
1917 was Gen.
Thus the reason assigned for the institution of the Sabbath in Exodus is drawn from the creation, and agrees with Gen.
cannot be ascribed to the 1 It is generally assumed that the addition in Exodus is from a hand akin to Gen.
With this, the condemnation of adultery in Gen.
"ALBERT HENRY GEORGE GREY GREY, 4TH Earl (1851-1917), British statesman, was the son of Gen.
LAMECH (19), the biblical patriarch, appears in each of the antediluvian genealogies, Gen.
16-24 J., and Gen.
In the older narrative in Gen.
The genealogy in Gen.
Later on Nyasaland became the base for Gen.
In June 1918 he became a candidate for the presidency against Gen.
Melchizedek of Salem, Gen.
Abraham and Amraphel in Gen.
I) are clans of Issachar (Gen.
11), see Gen.
The name Noah is explained in Gen.
It seems, therefore, that in the original context Noah had been described as "the husbandman," a title in no way suggested by Gen.
probably " cave-dwellers," the predecessors of the Edomites (Gen.
On May 8 Brusati was replaced by Gen.
Corps command (Gen.
Corps (two divisions) under Gen.
Corps under Gen.
By May 22 the 44th Div., commanded by Gen.
Corps, and the command in this sector had been given to Gen.
Petitti di Roreto coming into line in the Novegno sector, and the 9th (Gen.
Cadorna was especially anxious to reach the Portule line, and he reinforced the troops in the Seven Communes (now under the command of Gen.
Turkish army in Mesopotamia, and succeeded in investing Gen.
The name of Ararat also applies to the Assyrian Urardhu, the country in which the Ark rested after the Deluge (Gen.
Hardly more than a few words can be said to have been separated and translated with certainty - kalatoras (masc. gen.
Some phonetic characteristics of the dialect may be regarded as quite certain; (I) the change of the original short o to a (as in the last syllable of the genitive kalatoras); (2) of final -m to -n (as in g ran); (3) of -ni- -ti- -si- respectively to -nn- -to- and -ss- as in dazohonnes " Dasonius," dazohonnihi " Dasonii"; dazetOes, gen.
He was in command of a corps in the army of the Ohio under Gen.
In Anglo-Saxon he was called Ti (Ti, Tiig, gen.
The Hebrew word luz, translated "hazel" in the authorized version of the English Bible (Gen.
Although the reptile is not particularly intelligent, it has become famed for shrewdness and wisdom, whether in the Garden of Eden (Gen.
In Babylonian myth a serpent, apparently in a well or pool, deprived Gilgamesh of the plant which rejuvenated old age, and if it was the rightful guardian of the wonderful gift, one is reminded of the Hebrew story, now reshaped in Gen.
The name is taken by the narrator of Gen.
Just before America's entrance into the World War in 1917 it was announced that the Eastern Division, then under Gen.
Wood's command, had been divided into three divisions, and Gen.
It was generally understood that his name was not on the list of officers submitted by Gen.
When the supporters of Governor Lowden, his chief competitor, were released after the eighth ballot, they swung to Senator Harding, a " dark horse," who was nominated on the tenth ballot, with 6921 votes to 156 for Gen.
In 1921 Gen.
Corps, newly reconstituted with units from other corps, and commanded by Gen.
Army was seriously unwell, and though he had the assistance of Gen.
of Tolmino, and was conducted by a mixed German and Austrian army under Gen.
When both Stein's initial attacks were under way, the 12th Silesian Div., under the command of Gen.
Army was obviously too large for movement, the left wing was given to Gen.
Corps, and the right to Gen.
Ferrero, late of the XVI., while Gen.
According to Krauss, Boroevic refused to allow Scotti to encroach upon his line of march, and forbade Gen.
On Dec. 2 three British divisions under Lord Cavan took over the Montello sector, and a similar French force under Gen.
A Slav origin for the word has been suggested (Hatzfeld and Darmesteter, Dic. gen.
Alexander William Doniphan's (1808-1887) setting out (Dec. 1846) on his heroic expedition to join Gen.
LARSA (Biblical Ellasar, Gen.
In the Old Testament we are told that Pharaoh arrayed Joseph " in vestures of fine linen " (Gen.
(I) MIZPAH of GILEAD, where Jacob was reconciled to Laban (Gen.
558) directed against the Christian view which found support for the doctrine of the Trinity in Gen.
Not only is Edom as a nation recognized as older than Israel, but a list of eight kings, who reigned before the Israelite monarchy, is preserved in Gen.
The list, whatever its value, together with the other evidence in Gen.
3 That the Edomites preserved this tradition of Saul's sovereignty and (from their standpoint) enrolled him among their kings (Gen.
1); for Edom in Moabite territory see above on Gen.
Israel), the final independence of Esau (Gen.
(1) A land entirely unknown, on a mountain in which Abraham offered Isaac (Gen.
Adonai purposed not " (Gen.
Verse 39, 'n (Gen.
The biblical references to Sidon are Gen.
"of prosperity," or, perhaps, "son of the south"; Gen.
The only indications whereby it can be identified are its connexion, in the geographical table (Gen.
29), with Sheba and Havilah, the latter also an auriferous country (Gen.
Thomas Williams (1815-1862) against an attack by Confederate forces under General John C. Breckinridge on the 5th of August 1862; Gen.
(1) A capital of Edom (Gen.
i I a certain Ethiopic expression = Ev Eµoi, which is a mistranslation of '; for '1 in this context, as we know from the parallel passage in Gen.
Serbia, submitting rather than agreeing, redistributed her forces, and the strategic deployment and order of battle actually carried out was as follows: - Commander-in-chief, King Peter Chief of the general staff, Gen.
Ibar Force Gen.
10, Montenegrin forces under Gen.
The 4 active divisions of the Greek army and 3 of the new divisions (5th, 6th, 7th) formed the main army in Thessaly under the Crown Prince Constantine, whose chief-of-staff was Gen.
These, and the nature of the country were quite sufficient to make the progress of the Greek secondary army (Gen.
Army in the centre (Gen.
The southern detachment under Gen.
The Serbian Gen.
During the day of the 25th the Bulgarians suffered a good deal in the captured positions, but Gen.
Commanded by Gen.
Mean 2 Gen.
In 1915 Gen.
A few years later it was discovered, says Latham (Gen.
By this time Taylor had been reinforced by some 3000 troops which had marched under Gen.
When Polk finally determined upon the latter campaign, he selected Gen.
With this encounter the serious work of his " army of occupation " ended, although he was later joined by Gen.
He won the victory of Sabine Cross Roads over the Union expedition under Gen.
He finally surrendered to Gen.
There is a statue here (dedicated in 1910) of Gen.
It is likely that they first came from Arabia, the supposed original home of the Semitic races, at a very early date along the coast of the Persian Gulf and settled in the neighbourhood of Ur ("Ur of the Chaldees," Gen.
It is also possible that Kasdu-Kaldu is connected with the proper name Chesed, who is represented as having been the nephew of Abraham (Gen.
Thus, according to the Targum Pseudo-Jonathan, he was the man who showed the way to Joseph (Gen.
Hence Cheyne's theory of a north Arabian invasion from the land of Zaphon = Zibeon (Gen.
See the anon y mously published Life of the Late Gen.
Along with this comes the doctrine of the angel of Yahweh, the angel of the covenant, the angel of the presence, in whom God manifests Himself, and who is sometimes identified with Yahweh or Elohim (Gen.
21), sometimes distinguished from Him (Gen.
the Targum of Onkelos on the Pentateuch under Gen.
Thus in its fundamental thought the prologue of the Fourth Gospel comes nearer to the Old Testament (and especially to Gen.
Both are "sons" of Kenaz, and Kenaz is an Edomite clan (Gen.
The former is a deep shaft enclosed in a massive vaulted building paved with marble, and, according to Mahommedan tradition, is the source (corresponding to the Beer-lahai-roi of Gen.
1915, as commandant of the Turkish detachments, in Anaforta Bay (Gallipoli peninsula), he gave proof of his ability, and enjoyed the especial confidence of the German commander-in-chief, Gen.
In the winter of that year, after coming into violent conflict with Gen.
Kleissner, Die Quellen zur Sempacher Schlacht and die Winkelriedsage (Gotti gen, 1873); O.
He was so called because he was red (admoni) and hairy when he was born, and the name Edom (red) was given to him when he sold his birthright to Jacob for a meal of red lentil pottage (Gen.
Another story of the manner in which Jacob obtained the superiority is related in Gen.
6-8), and lay great stress upon Esau's marriages with the Canaanites of the land, unions which were viewed (from the writer's standpoint) with great aversion (Gen.
Esau's characteristic hairiness (Gen.
3 In Gen.
This is probably an ancient oracle independent alike of the flood story and the genealogical scheme in Gen.
Possibly Japheth is only present in Gen.
Anselmier (Archives gen.
Togo and Gen.
A profoundly touching impression was created throughout the whole world by the suicide of Gen.
Still it is plain that the name of the god Marduk (Merodach) was known to the Jews, and the Cosmogony in Gen.
SHEM (Hebrew for "name, renown, posterity"), in the Bible, the eldest of the three sons of Noah, whose superiority over Canaan is reflected in the tradition that Noah pronounced a curse upon the latter (Gen.
Botha, he threw his influence during the negotiations into the scale for peace, and when, in 1907, responsible government was granted to the Transvaal, Smuts became the right-hand of Gen.
His loyalty to, and affection for, Gen.
Africa what he had been for the Transvaal - the right-hand of Gen.
Thus on the outbreak of the World War in 1914, when Gen.
The Nationalist agitation, led by Gen.
Dawson, The Life and Services of Gen.
The surrender of the Germans in SouthWest Africa to Gen.
Latham issued a wretched figure of the species from a half-grown specimen in the Leverian Museum, and twenty years later said he had seen only one other, and that still younger, in Bullock's collection (Gen.
Iverio, Hiverio (Antonine Itinerary), Hiberio (Confession of St Patrick), Old Irish Eriu, Heriu, gen.
7 and Gen.
This is commemorated by the erection of a stone under the oak by the sanctuary of Yahweh (for the tree with its sacred pillar, see Gen.
This implies that Israel (like Jacob in Gen.
Israel), and partly with the eponym of the Joseph tribes whose early days were spent around Shechem, the removal of whose bones from Egypt must have found a prominent place in the traditions of the tribes concerned (Gen.
Consequently, the parallels between Joshua and Jacob (see Steuernagel's Commentary, p. 150) are more significant when the occupation of central Palestine, already implied in the book of Joshua, is viewed in the light of Gen.
The elaborate account of the exodus gives the prevailing views which supersede other traditions of the origin both of the Israelites and of the worship of Yahweh (Gen.
64, Driver, Gen.
That the records of the pre-historic ages in Gen.
It has revealed conditions which are not reflected in Genesis, and important facts upon which the book is silent - unless, indeed, there is a passing allusion to the great Babylonian monarch Khammurabi in the Amraphel of Gen.
For example, Gen.
The isolated reference to Jacob's conquest of Shechem in Gen.
4, Jacob's wrestling is mentioned before the scene at Bethel (Gen.
This does not prove that Gen.
Similarly, no safe argument can be based upon the institution of blood-revenge in Gen.
35 a new turn is given to Gen.
26 seq.), and although Jacob set up at Shechem an "altar," the verb suggests that the original object was a pillar (Gen.
Judah and Simeon are the first to conquer their lot, and the "house of Joseph" proceeds south to Bethel, where the story of the "weeping" at Bochim finds a parallel in the "oak of weeping" (Gen.
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