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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
(n.) The act of suffocating, or the state of being suffocated; death caused by smothering or choking.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia



Strong's Hebrew
4267. machanaq -- strangling, suffocation
... 4266, 4267. machanaq. 4268 . strangling, suffocation. Transliteration: machanaq
Phonetic Spelling: (makh-an-ak') Short Definition: suffocation. ...
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Unbroken Connection Above.
... Death by drowning and death by suffocation, both threaten constantly, and each is
held off, one by the air, and the other by the continual supply of fresh air. ...
/.../gordon/quiet talks with world winners/unbroken connection above.htm

To the Rev. A. Brandram
... holes mine was amongst the worst, the rest having been for the most part bespoken
before I arrived on board, so that to avoid the suffocation which seemed to ...
/.../borrow/letters of george borrow/to the rev a brandram 16.htm

Jesus Heals a Leper and Creates Much Excitement.
... The disease spreads inwardly, and ends in consumption, dropsy, suffocation, and
death], ^ca man full of leprosy [Some have thought that Luke meant to indicate ...
/.../mcgarvey/the four-fold gospel/xxxiv jesus heals a leper.htm

Letter cxxvi. (AD 411. )
... On this, being comforted in my perplexities as by a breath of air when in danger
of suffocation, I made no reply, but went with quickened pace to my brother ...
/.../augustine/the confessions and letters of st/letter cxxvi a d 411.htm

The Pythagoreans and Stoics, While they Hold the Immortality of ...
... [443] Zeno, the chief of the Stoic sect. He is said to have died from
suffocation. [444] Empedocles was a philosopher and poet. ...
/.../lactantius/the divine institutes/chap xviii the pythagoreans and stoics.htm

The Waves of Time
... overwhelm us, we can look up through the transparent water and say, 'Thy waves and
Thy billows have gone over me,' and so I die not of suffocation beneath them ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture g/the waves of time.htm

Self-Mutilation for Self-Preservation
... go into, and to stand in, positions that are full of temptation and danger, as it
is a fireman's business to go into a burning house at the risk of suffocation ...
/.../expositions of holy scripture b/self-mutilation for self-preservation.htm

Of visions. The Graces Our Lord Bestowed on the Saint. The Answers ...
... They are not an upheaving of the breast, nor those devotional sensations, not uncommon,
which seem on the point of causing suffocation, and are beyond control. ...
/.../teresa/the life of st teresa of jesus/chapter xxix of visions the.htm

The Civil War --Antecedents and Consequences.
... antislavery convictions which had characterized it only twenty-five years before,
violently suppressed from utterance, seem to have perished by suffocation. ...
/.../a history of american christianity/chapter xix the civil warantecedents.htm

To those who had not Attended the Assembly.
... Now in the market place where there is so much turmoil and crowding, and scorching
wind, how is it that you do not make suffocation and heat an excuse for ...
// the priesthood/to those who had not.htm

Suffocation (1 Occurrence)
... Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. SUFFOCATION. suf-o-ka'-shun. See PUNISHMENTS.
Multi-Version Concordance Suffocation (1 Occurrence). ...
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Sufficiently (3 Occurrences)

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Suggest (1 Occurrence)

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Punishments (31 Occurrences)
... 2 Samuel 12:31 Hebrews 11:37); (4) torturing (1 Chronicles 20:3 Hebrews 11:35);
(5) precipitation (2 Chronicles 25:12 Luke 4:29); (6) suffocation (2 Maccabees ...
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Bible Concordance
Suffocation (1 Occurrence)

Job 7:15 so that my soul chooses strangling, death rather than my bones.
(See NAS)



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