gnawing = mouse. (1.) An Edomitish king (Gen. 36:38; 1 Chr. 1:49). (2.) One of Josiah’s officers sent to the prophetess Huldah to inquire regarding the newly-discovered book of the law (2 Kings 22:12, 14). He is also called Abdon (2 Chr. 34:20).
He sent an embassy to Necho, headed by his father-in-law Elnathan, son of achbor, requesting his extradition.
The Expositor’s Bible F. W. Farrar
Dean (Gooderham) [goo d-er-ham,, -uh m] /ˈgʊd ərˌhæm,, -əm/ (Show IPA), 1893–1971, U.S. statesman: secretary of state 1949–53. Edward Goodrich [goo d-rich] /ˈgʊd rɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), 1856–1931, U.S. chemist. Contemporary Examples Acheson also persuaded Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman Arthur Vandenberg, a Republican, to back Truman on this. Obama’s ‘No Containment’ AIPAC Speech Made War […]
Chinua [chin-wah] /ˈtʃɪn wɑ/ (Show IPA), born 1930, Nigerian novelist. Contemporary Examples So in this way, Achebe was with me at the beginning of my writing career. Our Living Ancestor: Chris Abani Remembers Chinua Achebe Chris Abani March 25, 2013 While Achebe stayed with the BBS, my father left to head up the relief effort. […]
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achebe, chinua Achebe, Chinua [(ah-chay-bay)] A twentieth-century Nigerian writer whose works include Things Fall Apart and Arrow of God. His novels focus on the clash between traditional African values and culture and the encroachment of colonialism and westernization.
to have or suffer a continuous, dull pain: His whole body ached. to feel great sympathy, pity, or the like: Her heart ached for the starving animals. to feel eager; yearn; long: She ached to be the champion. He’s just aching to get even. a continuous, dull pain (in contrast to a sharp, sudden, or […]