servant of God, (Jer. 36:26), the father of Shelemiah.
noun ?1807–83, Algerian nationalist, who resisted the French invasion of Algeria and established (1837) an independent state. He surrendered to the French in 1847 Contemporary Examples abdelkader was jailed Sunday in a Paris-area prison, where he will remain as the investigation continues. Mohamed Merah’s Brother: France’s New Public Enemy Tracy McNicoll March 25, 2012 abdelkader […]
Emil [ey-meel] /ˈeɪ mil/ (Show IPA), 1877–1950, Swiss chemist and physiologist. Historical Examples Abderhalden and Brahm’s1 experiments with pyridin show that the same is true of young dogs when on a meat diet. The Toxicity of Caffein William Salant
- Abderian laughter
n. from Abdera, in Thrace, whose citizens were proverbial as rustic simpletons who would laugh at anything or anyone they didn’t understand (making their town the Hellenic equivalent of Gotham).
(defs 1, 2). Historical Examples Abdias, Marcellinus and Hegisippus have each related this story, with a little difference in the details. A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10) Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire) Abdias, Marcellus, and Hegesippus have all three written this story. A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 1 (of 10) Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire) Abdias therefore […]