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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (p. pr.) Sparkling with luster; glittering; very bright; as, a brilliant star.

2. (p. pr.) Distinguished by qualities which excite admiration; splendid; shining; as, brilliant talents.

3. (n.) A diamond or other gem of the finest cut, formed into faces and facets, so as to reflect and refract the light, by which it is rendered more brilliant. It has at the middle, or top, a principal face, called the table, which is surrounded by a number of sloping facets forming a bizet; below, it has a small face or collet, parallel to the table, connected with the girdle by a pavilion of elongated facets. It is thus distinguished from the rose diamond, which is entirely covered with facets on the surface, and is flat below.

4. (n.) The smallest size of type used in England printing.

5. (n.) A kind of cotton goods, figured on the weaving.

2929. krustallizo -- to shine like crystal
... krustallizo Phonetic Spelling: (kroos-tal-lid'-zo) Short Definition: I am clear
as crystal Definition: I am clear as crystal, brilliant like crystal. ...
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3022. leukos -- bright, white
... white. Part of Speech: Adjective Transliteration: leukos Phonetic Spelling:
(lyoo-kos') Short Definition: white, bright Definition: white, bright, brilliant. ...
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3720. orthrinos -- early
... morning. From orthros; relating to the dawn, ie Matutinal (as an epithet of Venus,
especially brilliant in the early day) -- morning. see GREEK orthros. ...
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5460. photeinos -- bright, light
... light. Cognate: 5460 (an adjective) -- brilliant (shining), describing
the revelation (revealing nature) of light. See 5457 (). ...
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5474. chalkolibanon -- chalcolibanus (fine copper, bronze or brass ...
... and libanos (in the implied mean of whiteness or brilliancy); burnished copper,
an alloy of copper (or gold) and silver having a brilliant lustre -- fine brass ...
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Strong's Hebrew
925. bahir -- bright, brilliant
... 924, 925. bahir. 926 . bright, brilliant. Transliteration: bahir Phonetic
Spelling: (baw-here') Short Definition: bright. Word Origin ...
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8121. shemesh -- sun
... From an unused root meaning to be brilliant; the sun; by implication, the east;
figuratively, a ray, ie (arch.) A notched battlement -- + east side(-ward), sun ...
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8238. shepharpar -- dawn
... very early in the morning. (Aramaic) from shaphar; the dawn (as brilliant with aurora)
-- X very early in the morning. see HEBREW shaphar. 8237, 8238. ...
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2447. chaklili -- dull
... red. By reduplication from an unused root apparently meaning to be dark; darkly
flashing (only of the eyes); in a good sense, brilliant (as stimulated by wine ...
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Of the Beauty of the Universe, which Becomes, by God's Ordinance ...
... Book XI. Chapter 18."Of the Beauty of the Universe, Which Becomes, by God's
Ordinance, More Brilliant by the Opposition of Contraries. ...
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... We have God's brilliant thoughts in the wondrous scenes which are beheld from
mountain-top and valley; and we have God's most sweet and pleasant thoughts of ...
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Philip the Evangelist
... There is, first, a brief space of brilliant service, and then there are long
years of obscure toil. I. The brief space of brilliant service. ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture the acts/philip the evangelist 2.htm

What is the Divine Gloom?
... supernal, both super-God and super-good, Guardian of the Theosophy of Christian
men, direct us aright to the super-unknown and super-brilliant and highest ...
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The Minne-Songs
... the band of knights, poets, and adventurers, who gathered round the Landgrave Hermann
of Thuringia, and made that little court at once brilliant and disturbed. ...
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The Son of the Murket
... Ta-meri was more than usually brilliant, and Nechutes, flushed with her favor, was
playing splendidly and rejoicing beyond reason over his gains. ...
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The Young Saul and the Aged Paul [Footnote: to the Young. ]
... At the beginning you see a brilliant young Pharisee, Gamaliel's promising pupil,
advanced above many who were his equals in his own religion, as he says himself ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture the acts/the young saul and the.htm

Exultation of the Disciples on their Return. --The Overthrow of ...
... at the same time he warned them against a tendency, dangerous to their ministry,
which might possibly attach to their joy at its brilliant and extraordinary ...
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Concerning Certain Stars which the Pagans have Called by the Names ...
... and yet they will have this same Venus to be also the moon:"not to mention how Venus
and Juno are said by them to contend about that most brilliant star, as ...
/.../augustine/city of god/chapter 15 concerning certain stars which.htm

The Letter of the Synod to the Emperor and Empress.
... As your heads were crowned with gold and most brilliant stones, so likewise were
your minds adorned with the precepts of the Gospel and the teachings of the ...
/.../schaff/the seven ecumenical councils/the letter of the synod 2.htm

Brilliant (5 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (p. pr.) Sparkling with luster; glittering; very bright;
as, a brilliant star. ... Multi-Version Concordance Brilliant (5 Occurrences). ...
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Colors (12 Occurrences)
... and define color effects. The inhabitants of Syria and Palestine today delight
in brilliant colors. Bright yellow, crimson, magenta ...
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Color (18 Occurrences)
... and define color effects. The inhabitants of Syria and Palestine today delight
in brilliant colors. Bright yellow, crimson, magenta ...
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Glitter (3 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (vi) To sparkle with light; to shine with a brilliant
and broken light or showy luster; to gleam; as, a glittering sword. ...
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Blaze (9 Occurrences)
... 3. (n.) A bursting out, or active display of any quality; an outburst; a brilliant
display. 4. (n.) A white spot on the forehead of a horse. ...
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Brilliantly (2 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary (adv.) In a brilliant manner. Multi-Version
Concordance Brilliantly (2 Occurrences). Revelation 17:4 The ...
/b/brilliantly.htm - 7k

Star (16 Occurrences)
... 7. (n.) A person of brilliant and attractive qualities, especially on public occasions,
as a distinguished orator, a leading theatrical performer, etc. ...
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Quench (14 Occurrences)
... 4; Jeremiah 21:12). Quenching the coal or the light of Israel may mean slaying
a dear one or a brilliant leader. In the New Testament ...
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Vermilion (2 Occurrences)
... in printing, etc. 2. (n.) Hence, a red color like the pigment; a lively and
brilliant red; as, cheeks of vermilion. 3. (vt) To color ...
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Kerenhappuch (1 Occurrence)
... Antimony, producing a brilliant black, was used among the Orientals for coloring
the edges of the eyelids, making the eyes large and lustrous. ...
/k/kerenhappuch.htm - 7k

Bible Concordance
Brilliant (5 Occurrences)

Matthew 4:16 The people who were dwelling in darkness have seen a brilliant light; and on those who were dwelling in the region of the shadow of death, on them light has dawned."

Mark 9:3 His garments also became dazzling with brilliant whiteness--such whiteness as no bleaching on earth could give.

Ecclesiastes 9:11 And again I saw under the sun that the reward goes not to him who is quick, or the fruits of war to the strong; and there is no bread for the wise, or wealth for men of learning, or respect for those who have knowledge; but time and chance come to all.
(See NIV)

Ezekiel 1:4 And I look, and lo, a tempestuous wind is coming from the north, a great cloud, and fire catching itself, and brightness to it round about, and out of its midst as the colour of copper, out of the midst of the fire.
(See NIV)

Ezekiel 1:27 And I see as the colour of copper, as the appearance of fire within it round about, from the appearance of his loins and upward, and from the appearance of his loins and downward, I have seen as the appearance of fire, and brightness 'is' to it round about.
(See NIV)



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