a red alga, Ahnfeltia plicata, common along the coasts of North America and Europe, having brownish, bushlike branches.
ahoah brotherly, one of the sons of Bela, the son of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:4). He is also called Ahiah (ver. 7) and Iri (1 Chr. 7:7). His descendants were called Ahohites (2 Sam. 23:9, 28).
ahohite an epithet applied to Dodo, one of Solomon’s captains (1 Chr. 27:4); to his son Eleazar, one of David’s three mightiest heroes (2 Sam. 23:9; 1 Chr. 11:12); and to Zalmon, one of the thirty (2 Sam. 23:28; 1 Chr. 11:29), from their descent from Ahoah. Historical Examples And after him was Eleazar his […]
Informal. a hold or grasp (often followed by of): He took ahold of my arm. Grab ahold! Nautical Archaic. close to the wind and on a single tack: to keep a vessel ahold. get ahold of, Informal. (def 51). Contemporary Examples The guy who took the video got ahold of me and said he wanted […]
aholah she has her own tent, a name used by Ezekiel (23:4, 5, 36, 44) as a symbol of the idolatry of the kingdom of Israel. This kingdom is described as a lewdwoman, an adulteress, given up to the abominations and idolatries of the Egyptians and Assyrians. Because of her crimes, she was carried away […]