(South African) a home-distilled brandy made from peaches, prickly pears, etc
manliness. (1.) An Amoritish chief in alliance with Abraham (Gen. 14:13, 24). (2.) The name of the place in the neighbourhood of Hebron (q.v.) where Abraham dwelt (Gen. 23:17, 19; 35:27); called also in Authorized Version (13:18) the “plain of Mamre,” but in Revised Version more correctly “the oaks [marg., ‘terebinths’] of Mamre.” The name […]
[muh-moo r-ee-uh s] /məˈmʊər i əs/ noun, Roman Legend. 1. a smith who made 11 copies of the Ancile to prevent thieves from recognizing the original.
[mom-zer] /ˈmɒm zər/ noun 1. bastard; illegitimate child. 2. Slang. . 3. a child born of a marriage forbidden in Judaism. /ˈmɑmzə/ noun 1. a Yiddish slang word for bastard 2. (Judaism) a child of an incestuous or adulterous union n. “bastard,” 1560s, from Late Latin mamzer, from Hebrew mamzer, left untranslated in Deut. xxiii:2 […]
[mah-nah] /ˈmɑ nɑ/ noun, Anthropology. 1. a generalized, supernatural force or power, which may be concentrated in objects or persons. [man-ey] /ˈmæn eɪ/ noun 1. . [man-ey] /ˈmæn eɪ/ noun 1. an ancient kingdom in Iran, in Kurdistan. /ˈmɑːnə/ noun (anthropol) 1. (in Polynesia, Melanesia, etc) a concept of a life force, believed to be […]