Ahab, Captain [(ay-hab)]
The captain of the ship the Pequod in Moby Dick. Ahab is obsessed with the capture of the great white whale, Moby Dick.
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pen name of Asher Ginzberg. Asher [ash-er] /ˈæʃ ər/ (Show IPA), (Achad Ha-Am; Ahad Ha-am) 1856–1927, Hebrew philosophical writer and editor, born in Russia.
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the false identification of the purusha, or true inner self, with the body, the mind, or the outside world.
a king of ancient Persia, known to the Greeks as Xerxes: husband of the Biblical Esther. Historical Examples Ahasuerus knew him, and was gratefully disposed towards him. Expositor’s Bible: Ezra, Nehemiah, and Esther Walter Adeney Shahryar finds a model consort in Shahrazad, Ahasuerus in Esther. The Life of Sir Richard Burton Thomas Wright I was […]