brother of a gift = liberal. (1.) One of the three giant Anakim brothers whom Caleb and the spies saw in Mount Hebron (Num. 13:22) when they went in to explore the land. They were afterwards driven out and slain (Josh. 15:14; Judg. 1:10). (2.) One of the guardians of the temple after the Exile (1 Chr. 9:17).
the principle of noninjury to living beings. Historical Examples An opportune memory came to me of one of Patanjali’s yoga aphorisms-that on ahimsa (harmlessness). Autobiography of a YOGI Paramhansa Yogananda By birth I am a Vaishnavite, and was taught ahimsa in my childhood. Third class in Indian railways Mahatma Gandhi The Wardha mosquitoes don’t know […]
ahinadab brother of liberality = liberal, one of the twelve commissariat officers appointed by Solomon in so many districts of his kingdom to raise supplies by monthly rotation for his household. He was appointed to the district of Mahanaim (1 Kings 4:14), east of Jordan.
ahinoam brother of pleasantness = pleasant. (1.) The daughter of Ahimaaz, and wife of Saul (1 Sam. 14:50). (2.) A Jezreelitess, the first wife of David (1 Sam. 25:43; 27:3). She was the mother of Amnon (2 Sam. 3:2). (See 1 Sam. 30:5, 18; 2 Sam. 2:2.) Historical Examples He had with him also his […]