a ruler of the synagogue at Capernaum, whose only daughter Jesus restored to life (Mark 5:22; Luke 8:41). Entering into the chamber of death, accompanied by Peter and James and John and the father and mother of the maiden, he went forward to the bed whereon the corpse lay, and said, Talitha cumi, i.e., “Maid, arise,” and immediately the spirit of the maiden came to her again, and she arose straightway; and “at once to strengthen that life which had come back to her, and to prove that she was indeed no ghost, but had returned to the realities of a mortal existence, he commanded to give her something to eat” (Mark 5:43).
[jah-yuh-poo r-uh] /ˌdʒɑ yəˈpʊər ə/ noun 1. . [jah-yuh-poo r-uh] /ˌdʒɑ yəˈpʊər ə/ noun 1. a city in and the capital of Irian Jaya, on the NE coast, in Indonesia. [jah-yuh-poo r-uh] /ˌdʒɑ yəˈpʊər ə/ noun 1. . /ˌdʒɑːdʒɑːˈpʊərə/ noun 1. the former spelling of Jayapura /ˌdʒɑːjɑːˈpʊərə/ noun 1. a port in NE Indonesia, capital […]
[jak] /dʒæk/ noun 1. .
[juh-kahr-tuh] /dʒəˈkɑr tə/ noun 1. a seaport in and the capital of Indonesia, on the NW coast of Java. [in-duh-nee-zhuh, -shuh, -zee-uh, -doh-] /ˌɪn dəˈni ʒə, -ʃə, -zi ə, -doʊ-/ noun 1. (def 1). 2. Republic of. Formerly Netherlands East Indies, Dutch East Indies. a republic in the Malay Archipelago consisting of 13,677 islands, including […]
[jeyk] /dʒeɪk/ adjective, Slang. 1. satisfactory; OK; fine: Everything’s jake with me. [jeyk] /dʒeɪk/ noun, Slang. 1. a homemade or bootleg liquor made from or infused with Jamaica ginger, especially during Prohibition in the U.S. 2. Also called jake leg, jake-leg paralysis. paralysis caused by drinking this or other liquor made with denatured alcohol. [jeyk] […]