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(ta pitura): The women of Babylon are described as burning "bran for incense" in their unchaste idolatrous worship (Baruch 6:43).









3200. membrana -- parchment
... parchment. Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine Transliteration: membrana Phonetic Spelling:
(mem-bran'-ah) Short Definition: a parchment leaf Definition: a parchment ...
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The Scientific Aspects of Positivism.
... Undoubtedly "Dieu" disappeared, but the "Nouveau Grand-Etre Supreme," a gigantic
fetish, turned out bran-new by M. Comte's own hands, reigned in his stead. ...
/.../huxley/lay sermons addresses and reviews/viii the scientific aspects of.htm

... There is nothing that Satan more desires than to get good men in his sieve to sift
them as wheat, that if possible he may leave them nothing but bran; no grace ...
// riches of bunyan/xv temptations.htm

The Resurrection.
... It is the same wheat; yet behold how the fashion doth differ from what was
sown. And our BRAN will be left behind, when we rise again. ...
// riches of bunyan/xxv the resurrection.htm

The Rebuilding of the Temple.
... It used to be said that only the bran, or coarse sort of people, returned, the fine
flour remained; but it must have in truth been in general the lovers of ...
/.../yonge/the chosen people/lesson xiii the rebuilding of.htm

Declension from First Love
... Arminianism will never go down with us; the doctrine of men will not suit our taste.
The husks, the bran, and the chaff, are not things that we can feed upon. ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 4 1858/declension from first love.htm

Jesus Heals a Leper and Creates Much Excitement.
... And as the furfuraceous or bran-like, scales were daily rubbed off, the flesh appeared
quick or raw underneath." In addition to the scaly symptoms, the skin ...
/.../mcgarvey/the four-fold gospel/xxxiv jesus heals a leper.htm

Concerning the Festivals; and How Each Day of Such Festival is to ...
... barley, and that in the manner following: They take a handful of the ears, and dry
them, then beat them small, and purge the barley from the bran; they then ...
/.../josephus/the antiquities of the jews/chapter 10 concerning the festivals.htm

Judging, Asking, and Giving
... When all manner of costly dishes were set before the guests, the sow asked, "Have
you no bran?" Even so, said he, we preachers set forth the most dainty dishes ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture a/judging asking and giving.htm

A Casket of Jewels
... A bowl and pair of chop-sticks is the sum total of the table requirements of each
girl; a cotton wadded quilt and a small, bran-stuffed pillow comprise her ...
/.../cable/the fulfilment of a dream of pastor hsis/chapter xxiii a casket of.htm

The Stone of Stumbling
... at Christianity, will go to the tomb where all the rest have gone; and dead old
infidelities will rise up from their thrones, and say to the bran-new ones of ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture b/the stone of stumbling.htm

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (n.) The broken coat of the seed of wheat, rye, or other cereal grain, separated from the flour or meal by sifting or bolting; the coarse, chaffy part of ground grain.

2. (n.) The European carrion crow.

...BRAN. (ta pitura): The women of Babylon are described as burning "bran for incense"
in their unchaste idolatrous worship (Baruch 6:43). CITY OF DAVID. See ZION. ...
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Rubble (17 Occurrences)
... 4. (n.) The whole of the bran of wheat before it is sorted into pollard, bran,
etc. Multi-Version Concordance Rubble (17 Occurrences). ...
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Games (2 Occurrences)
... If the balls used in Palestine were like those used by the Egyptians, they were
sometimes made of leather or skin stuffed with bran or husks of corn, or of ...
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Tanner (3 Occurrences)
... The hair and fleshy matter are removed, the skins are plumped in lime, bated in
a concoction first of dog dung and afterward in one of fermenting bran, in much ...
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Mash (2 Occurrences)
... water for making the wort. 3. (n.) A mixture of meal or bran and water fed
to animals. 4. (n.) A mess; trouble. 5. (vt) To convert ...
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... The comparatively heavy gold particles were then gathered from the table, dried,
and melted in a closed crucible with lead, salt and bran, and kept in a molten ...
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Provender (10 Occurrences)
... pasturage, is tibn, ie straw broken on the threshing floor, kursenneh (Vetch, Vicia
errilia), given especially to camels and milch cows; bran, for fattening ...
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Poultice (2 Occurrences)
... 1. (n.) A soft composition, as of bread, bran, or a mucilaginous substance, to be
applied to sores, inflamed parts of the body, etc.; a cataplasm. ...
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Brambles (5 Occurrences)

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Bolt (5 Occurrences)
... 22. (vt) To sift or separate the coarser from the finer particles of, as bran from
flour, by means of a bolter; to separate, assort, refine, or purify by other ...
/b/bolt.htm - 11k



Related Terms

Rubble (17 Occurrences)

Games (2 Occurrences)

Tanner (3 Occurrences)

Mash (2 Occurrences)


Provender (10 Occurrences)

Poultice (2 Occurrences)

Brambles (5 Occurrences)

Bolt (5 Occurrences)

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Branch (60 Occurrences)

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