Jinn sentence example

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  • doubt that Azazel was an evil demon (like an Arabic Jinn) of the desert.
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  • of Canaan) stood in awe of the demons (Jinn) of the desert, just as the Arabs at the present day described in Doughty's Arabia deserta.
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  • Demons, when they are regarded as spirits, may belong to either of the classes of spirits recognized by primitive animism; that is to say, they may be human, or non-human, separable souls, or discarnate spirits which have never inhabited a body; a sharp distinction is often drawn between these two classes, notably by the Melanesians, the West Africans and others; the Arab jinn, for example, are not reducible to modified human souls; at the same time these classes are frequently conceived as producing identical results, e.g.
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  • In Palestine and Syria, where demoniacal beings are frequently associated with water, local opinion is sometimes uncertain whether the water is under the care of a jinn or of a patron-saint.
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  • The ruins of Palmyra greatly interested the Arabs, and are commemorated in several poems quoted by Yaqut and others; they are referred to by the early poet Nabigha as proofs of the might of Solomon and his sovereignty over their builders the Jinn (Derenbourg, Journ.
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  • SHAKIR: And He created the jinn of a flame of fire.
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  • Or do they say, ' He is possessed by a jinn?
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  • Mahomet, it is said, declared that the house-dwelling snakes were a kind of jinn, and the heathen Arabs invariably regarded them as alike malevolent or benevolent demoniacal beings."
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  • I perceive Qui-Gon Jinn to be a compassionate, patient gentle and wise individual.
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  • Never. I don't know who she was writing about in that book, but it certainly was not Qui-Gon Jinn.
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  • His name Qui-Gon Jinn means "One with the Universe".
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  • Jedi Master Jinn possesses strong features and piercing, though gentle oceanic blue eyes.
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  • It was then I discovered his name was Qui-Gon Jinn, although I wasn't entirely sure how to pronounce it until I saw the movie.
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  • Yoda says to Qui-Gon "A very great Jedi Master you have become, Qui-Gon Jinn.
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  • We received the question: Would you please let me know... how to ward off the evil jinn or spirit or black magic?
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  • Also laudable is the casting of Ewan McGregor as the young Obi-Wan Kenobi, and the creation of archetype Jedi Master Qui-Gon Jinn, played as a noble rebel by Liam Neeson.
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  • These venerable veterans were joined by Qui-Gon Jinn (Obi Wan's instructor), Mace Windu, Padme Amidala, Jar Jar Binks and Senator Palpatine - the future Emperor.
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  • Higher in rank came various mediating forms, like Wisdom, Memra (the Word) or Shekinah (the Presence), more or less definitely personalized. :Mahommedanism still recognizes innumerable jinn peopling the solitudes of the desert, and over the grave of the deceased saint a little mosque is built, and prayers are offered and miracles performed.
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  • The plot, such as it is, involves Jedi Knights Qui-Gon Jinn and Obi-Wan Kenobi injecting themselves into the trade dispute between the planet Naboo and the powerful Trade Federation.
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  • Similarly in Egypt at the present day the jinn are believed to swarm so thickly that it is necessary to ask their permission before pouring water on the ground, lest one should accidentally be soused and vent his anger on the offending human being.
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