Goliath Sentence Examples
He was called by his adversaries "the Goliath of the Protestants."
Elhanan of Bethlehem slew the giant Goliath of Gath, and David's own brother Shimei (or Shammah) overthrew a monster who could boast of twenty-four fingers and toes.
On this occasion a procession escorting figures of two giants, Goliath, called locally Goyasse, and Samson, forms the chief feature of the celebration.
That they have been affected by the growth of popular tradition is patent from the traces of duplicate narratives, from the difficulty caused, for example, by the story of Goliath, and from a closer study of the chapters.
Hamilton made Imbros his headquarters, and troops also were sometimes collected there owing to its vicinity both to Helles and to Anzac. Within the Dardanelles the battleship " Goliath " had been torpedoed by the Turkish destroyer " Muavenet-i-Milliye " on May 13; on the other hand British submarines were performing invaluable service, diving under the mine-fields, causing havoc amongst enemy craft in the channel itself and higher up, and threatening Ottoman communications with the peninsula.Advertisement
It need hardly be said that the height and might of Goliath must be regarded in the same way as Num.
Marr of the Grusian (Georgian) text, and he added to it (Leipzig, 1904) a translation of various small exegetical pieces, which are preserved in a Georgian version only (The Blessing of Jacob, The Blessing of Moses, The Narrative of David and Goliath).
Their tribal home seems to have been south of Oran in Algeria, and they seem to have early claimed an Arab origin, though it was alleged by the Arabs that they were descendants of Goliath, i.e.
Only David ventured to respond, and armed with a sling and pebbles he overcame Goliath.
In the old Egyptian romance of Sinuhit (ascribed to about 2000 B.C.), the story of the slaying of the Bedouin hero has several points of resemblance with that of David and Goliath.Advertisement
The king could hardly believe that David could be so foolhardy as to offer to fight against Goliath.
Goliath herons are known to lose a percentage of their catch to Fish Eagles.
The army of the Philistines was commanded by Goliath who was a man of lofty stature.
What David represented and indeed what Goliath represented varied according to who was in power.
Bless his counsels, his undertakings, and his work; strengthen his kingdom by Thine almighty hand, and give him victory over his enemy, even as Thou gavest Moses the victory over Amalek, Gideon over Midian, and David over Goliath.Advertisement
David slew Goliath, he did not kick the sh*t out of him.
David v Goliath with a massive prize at stake.
David-Just a boy, David defeated the giant Goliath during a battle in the war between the Israelites and Philistines.
She might just want to rethink that idea given that no talent show has ever been able to compete with or achieve the massive success of the Goliath of all singing competition shows, American Idol.
Machet is the kind grown so largely in pots for the London markets, and it is also a good kind for the open air, and Goliath is far the finest in my garden.Advertisement
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