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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (n.) Politeness; civility; urbanity; courtliness.

2. (n.) An act of civility or respect; an act of kindness or favor performed with politeness.

3. (n.) Favor or indulgence, as distinguished from right; as, a title given one by courtesy.

4. (n.) An act of civility, respect, or reverence, made by women, consisting of a slight depression or dropping of the body, with bending of the knees.

5. (v. i.) To make a respectful salutation or movement of respect; esp. (with reference to women), to bow the body slightly, with bending of the knees.

6. (v. t.) To treat with civility.

218. aleipho -- anoint.
... ["Anointing" (218 ) usually applied olive oil on the , to a guest. Oil was also
applied to the feet to soothe and show (courtesy, respect). ...
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Strong's Hebrew
2616. chacad -- to be good, kind
... A primitive root; properly, perhaps to bow (the neck only (compare chanan)
in courtesy to an equal), ie To be kind; also (by euphem. ...
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4521. menath -- portion
... portion. From manah; an allotment (by courtesy, law or providence) -- portion. see
HEBREW manah. 4520, 4521. menath. 4522 . Strong's Numbers.
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3548. kohen -- priest
... Active participle of kahan; literally, one officiating, a priest; also (by courtesy)
an acting priest (although a layman) -- chief ruler, X own, priest, prince ...
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A Lesson in Courtesy
... A LESSON IN COURTESY. I read a story recently of how a young man got his
start in life through being courteous. This young man was ...
/.../chidley/fifty-two story talks to boys and girls/a lesson in courtesy.htm

Many are Won by Justice and Benevolence and Courtesy...
... Chapter XIX. Many are won by justice and benevolence and courtesy� Many are won
by justice and benevolence and courtesy, but all this must be sincere. 95. ...
/.../ambrose/works and letters of st ambrose/chapter xix many are won.htm

How Jesus Christ, the Blessed One, at the Prayer of St Francis ...
... of his brothers at the house of a rich and powerful nobleman, the two were received
by him as if they had been angels of God, with so much courtesy and respect ...
/.../the little flowers of st francis of assisi/chapter xxxvii how jesus christ.htm

What is Useful is the Same as what is virtuous...
... What is useful is the same as what is virtuous; nothing is more useful than love,
which is gained by gentleness, courtesy, kindness, justice, and the other ...
/.../ambrose/works and letters of st ambrose/chapter vii what is useful.htm

On Pleasing all Men
... Indeed, the mode of showing your courtesy may vary, as Christian prudence will direct;
but the thing itself is due to all; the lowest and worst have a claim to ...
/.../wesley/sermons on several occasions/sermon 100 on pleasing all.htm

The Analysis
... "Love vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up.". Courtesy . . . . . ... The fifth ingredient
is a somewhat strange one to find in this summum bonum: Courtesy. ...
/.../drummond/the greatest thing in the world and other addresses/the analysis.htm

Translator's Preface
... preparing the translation. His patience and courtesy have alike been
unfailing in every matter submitted for his decision. I am ...
/.../translators preface.htm

The Galleys
... "I am a wretch and a sinner!" he cried, "but tell me what to do and I will do it."
Raising him with gentle courtesy, Vincent bade him take courage, and spoke ...
/.../forbes/life of st vincent de paul/chapter 4 the galleys.htm

... Many interesting details beside, I owe to the courtesy of Professor Planchon, of
Montpellier, author of a discourse on "Rondelet et vies Disciples," which ...
// lectures and essays/footnotes.htm

A Prophet of Peace
... In the respect shown them, God is honored. Courtesy, also, is one of the
graces of the Spirit and should be cultivated by all. It ...
/.../white/the story of prophets and kings/chapter 19 a prophet of.htm

Courtesy (1 Occurrence)
... 3. (n.) Favor or indulgence, as distinguished from right; as, a title given one
by courtesy. ... Multi-Version Concordance Courtesy (1 Occurrence). ...
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Courteous (2 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary (a.) of courtesy; characterized by courtesy; civil; obliging;
well bred; polite; affable; complaisant. Multi-Version Concordance ...
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Knee (12 Occurrences)
... 5. (n.) A bending of the knee, as in respect or courtesy. 6. (vt) To supplicate
by kneeling. Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. KNEE; KNEEL. ...
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Obligation (17 Occurrences)
... to or for another, or to forbear something; external duties imposed by law, promise,
or contract, by the relations of society, or by courtesy, kindness, etc. ...
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Obligate (2 Occurrences)
... 2. (vt) To bind or firmly hold to an act; to compel; to constrain; to bind to any
act of duty or courtesy by a formal pledge. Multi-Version Concordance ...
/o/obligate.htm - 7k

Obeisance (45 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary. 1. (n.) Obedience. 2. (n.) A manifestation of obedience;
an expression of difference or respect; homage; a bow; a courtesy. Int. ...
/o/obeisance.htm - 22k

Jethro (10 Occurrences)
... When Moses fled from Egypt he found refuge in Midian, where he received a hearty
welcome into the household of Jethro on account of the courtesy and kindness ...
/j/jethro.htm - 17k

Lady (37 Occurrences)
... not lower than an earl. The wife of a baronet or knight has the title
of Lady by courtesy, but not by right. 5. (n.) A woman of ...
/l/lady.htm - 22k

Law (670 Occurrences)
... or of procedure, conforming to the conditions of success; a principle, maxim; or
usage; as, the laws of poetry, of architecture, of courtesy, or of whist. ...
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Lord (59401 Occurrences)
... 3. (n.) A titled nobleman., whether a peer of the realm or not; a bishop, as a member
of the House of Lords; by courtesy; the son of a duke or marquis, or the ...
/l/lord.htm - 61k

Bible Concordance
Courtesy (1 Occurrence)

Titus 3:2 to speak evil of no one, not to be contentious, to be gentle, showing all humility toward all men.
(See RSV)



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