lion-like, venerable. (1.) A king of Ellasar who was confederate with Chedorlamer (Gen. 14:1,9). The tablets recently discovered by Mr. Pinches (see CHALDEA ØT0000758) show the true reading is Eri-Aku of Larsa. This Elamite name meant “servant of the moon-god.” It was afterwards changed into Rimsin, “Have mercy, O moon-god.” (2.) Dan. 2:14.
It is a perfect triumph of ingenuity to identify Rîm-Sin and arioch, and it has been done on various suppositions.
The Relations between the Laws of Babylonia and the Laws of the Hebrew Peoples C. H. W. Johns
Accordingly, arioch informed the king of what Daniel desired.
The Antiquities of the Jews Flavius Josephus
Samuel, Mar (arioch), 518 ff.attitude toward the heathen, 520.
History of the Jews, Vol. II (of 6) Heinrich Graetz
Can it be from this Syrian deity that the father of arioch received his name?
Patriarchal Palestine Archibald Henry Sayce
And with arioch kynge of Ellasar: foure kynges agenste v. And that vale of siddim was full of slyme pyttes.
The First Boke of Moses called Genesis William Tyndale
When arioch told Daniel the facts, he went to the king and asked that he give him time to tell what the dream meant.
The Children’s Bible Henry A. Sherman
He answered and said to arioch the kings captain, Why is the decree so hasty from the king?
The Book of Daniel Unlocked W. S. Auchincloss
These kings have each been thought by different scholars to be the arioch of Gen. 14:1.
Archology and the Bible George A. Barton
flourished 7th century b.c, Greek poet: inventor of the dithyramb. Classical Mythology. a winged horse often believed to be the offspring of Poseidon and Demeter. Historical Examples “Allow me,” said Arion, with all the earnestness of an enthusiast. Heathen Mythology Various There is a pretty fable which has made the name of Arion famous. 1000 […]
characterized by melody; songlike. Historical Examples Without being at all ariose, the symphony is full of melody. Contemporary American Composers Rupert Hughes
in the manner of an air or melody. an arioso composition or section. Historical Examples His forms are very free, and the recitative is almost wholly in the arioso style with full orchestral accompaniment. How Music Developed W. J. Henderson The oboe has a kind of arioso phrase with trilling of flutes and clarinets, answered […]
Ludovico [loo-daw-vee-kaw] /ˌlu dɔˈvi kɔ/ (Show IPA), 1474–1533, Italian poet: author of Orlando Furioso. Contemporary Examples This was a woman to whom the normally acid-penned poet Ariosto wrote tributes. The Borgias’ Entertaining Excess Allen Barra May 20, 2011 Historical Examples It is as extravagant as Ariosto, and as dull as Wilkie’s Epigoniad. Life and Letters […]