hilitis hi·li·tis (hī-lī’tĭs)
Inflammation of the lining membrane of a hilum.
portion of Jehovah. (1.) 1 Chr. 6:54. (2.) 1 Chr. 26:11. (3.) The father of Eliakim (2 Kings 18:18, 26, 37). (4.) The father of Gemariah (Jer. 29:3). (5.) The father of the prophet Jeremiah (1:1). (6.) The high priest in the reign of Josiah (1 Chr. 6:13; Ezra 7:1). To him and his deputy […]
[hil-uh] /ˈhɪl ə/ noun 1. a city in central Iraq, S of Baghdad. /ˈhɪlə/ noun 1. a market town in central Iraq, on a branch of the Euphrates: built partly of bricks from the nearby site of Babylon. Pop: 364 000 (2005 est) Also called Al Hillah
[hil-uh-ree] /ˈhɪl ə ri/ noun 1. Sir Edmund P. 1919–2008, New Zealand mountain climber who scaled Mt. Everest 1953. 2. a male or female given name. /ˈhɪlərɪ/ noun 1. Sir Edmund. 1919–2008, New Zealand explorer and mountaineer. He and his Sherpa guide, Tenzing Norgay, were the first to reach the summit of Mount Everest (1953); […]
[hil-bil-ee] /ˈhɪlˌbɪl i/ Often Disparaging and Offensive. noun, plural hillbillies. 1. a term used to refer to a person from a backwoods or other remote area, especially from the mountains of the southern U.S. (sometimes used facetiously). adjective 2. of, like, or relating to hillbillies: hillbilly humor. /ˈhɪlˌbɪlɪ/ noun (pl) -lies 1. generally (derogatory) an […]