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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (n.) A part or portion.

2. (n.) A number of persons united in opinion or action, as distinguished from, or opposed to, the rest of a community or association; esp., one of the parts into which a people is divided on questions of public policy.

3. (n.) A part of a larger body of company; a detachment; especially (Mil.), a small body of troops dispatched on special service.

4. (n.) A number of persons invited to a social entertainment; a select company; as, a dinner party; also, the entertainment itself; as, to give a party.

5. (n.) One concerned or interested in an affair; one who takes part with others; a participator; as, he was a party to the plot; a party to the contract.

6. (n.) The plaintiff or the defendant in a lawsuit, whether an individual, a firm, or corporation; a litigant.

7. (v.) Hence, any certain person who is regarded as being opposed or antagonistic to another.

8. (v.) Cause; side; interest.

9. (n.) A person; as, he is a queer party.

10. (v.) Parted or divided, as in the direction or form of one of the ordinaries; as, an escutcheon party per pale.

11. (v.) Partial; favoring one party.

12. (adv.) Partly.

4849. sumposion -- a drinking party, company (guests at a party)
... a drinking party, company (guests at a party). Part of Speech: Noun, Neuter
Transliteration: sumposion Phonetic Spelling: (soom-pos'-ee-on) Short Definition: ...
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2208. Zelotes -- the Zealot, a member of a Jewish political party
... Zelotes. 2209 . the Zealot, a member of a Jewish political party. Transliteration:
Zelotes Phonetic Spelling: (dzay-lo-tace') Short Definition: Zealot. ...
// - 6k

2828. klisia -- a place for reclining
... company, party at a meal. From a derivative of klino; properly, reclination, ie
(concretely and specially), a party at a meal -- company. see GREEK klino. ...
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2970. komos -- a village festival, revel
... 2970 (originally, village-merrymaking that took place at the gathering of the grapes,
Souter) -- a riotous party (drunken feast) which hosted unbridled sexual ...
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4523. Saddoukaios -- a Sadducee, a member of a Jewish religious ...
... Saddoukaios Phonetic Spelling: (sad-doo-kah'-yos) Short Definition: a Sadducee
Definition: a Sadducee, a member of the aristocratic party among the Jews, from ...
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139. hairesis -- choice, opinion
... heresy, sect. From haireomai; properly, a choice, ie (specially) a party or (abstractly)
disunion -- heresy (which is the Greek word itself), sect. ...
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3346. metatithemi -- to transfer, change
... Phonetic Spelling: (met-at-ith'-ay-mee) Short Definition: I transfer, desert, change
Definition: (a) I transfer, mid: I go over to another party, desert, (b) I ...
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4272. prodidomi -- to give before, give first
... first give. From pro and didomi; to give before the other party has given -- first
give. see GREEK pro. see GREEK didomi. (proedoken) -- 1 Occurrence. ...
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3313. meros -- a part, share, portion
... case (2), country (1), detail (1), district (3), districts (2), group (1), individually
(1), part (11), partial (2), partially (1), parts (3), party (1), piece ...
// - 6k

592. apodiorizo -- to mark off
... to cause divisions. From apo and a compound of Alexandros and horizo; to disjoin
(by a boundary, figuratively, a party) -- separate. see GREEK apo. ...
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Strong's Hebrew
2434. chayits -- a party wall
... 2433, 2434. chayits. 2435 . a party wall. Transliteration: chayits Phonetic
Spelling: (khah'-yits) Short Definition: wall. Word ...
/hebrew/2434.htm - 6k

679. atstsil -- a joining, joint
... joint of the hand. From 'atsal (in its primary sense of uniting); a joint of the
hand (ie Knuckle); also (according to some) a party-wall (Ezek. ...
/hebrew/679.htm - 6k

340. ayab -- to be hostile to
... be an enemy. A primitive root; to hate (as one of an opposite tribe or party); hence
to be hostile -- be an enemy. 339, 340. ayab. 341 . Strong's Numbers.
/hebrew/340.htm - 6k

4931. mishmereth -- a guard, watch, charge, function
... Observance, ie (abstr.) Duty or (obj.) A usage or party -- charge, keep, or to be
kept, office, ordinace, safeguard, ward, watch. see HEBREW mishmar. ...
/hebrew/4931.htm - 6k


The Surprise Party.
they made at the party last night were anything but graceful. ...
/.../byrum/the value of a praying mother/chapter xiv the surprise party.htm

That There is a Malignant Party Still in the Kingdom.
... Section I. That There Is A Malignant Party Still In The Kingdom. That There
Is A Malignant Party Still In The Kingdom. In the entry ...
/.../binning/the works of the rev hugh binning/section i that there is.htm

The Bishops of the Party of Julius and Hosius Held Another Session ...
... Chapter XII."The Bishops of the Party of Julius and Hosius held another Session
and deposed the Eastern High Priests, and also made a Formulary of Faith. ...
/.../the ecclesiastical history of sozomenus/chapter xii the bishops of the.htm

None of Your Party, O Manes, Will You Make a Galatian...
... 36 None of your party, O Manes, will you make a Galatian? None of your
party, [1819] O Manes, will you make a Galatian; neither ...
/.../the acts of the disputation with the heresiarch manes/36 none of your party.htm

When Sylla and his Party were Informed what Happened to Me...
... Section 73. When Sylla and his party were informed what happened to me?
73. When Sylla and his party were informed what happened ...
/.../josephus/the life of flavius josephus/section 73 when sylla and.htm

Whether one Party after the Marriage Has Been Consummated Can ...
one party after the marriage has been consummated can enter religion without ...
/.../ theologica/whether one party after the.htm

That the Present Public Resolutions, Expressed in the Commission's ...
... That The Present Public Resolutions, Expressed In The Commission's Answer To The
Parliament's Query, And The Act Of The Levy, Do Not Exclude That Party. ...
/.../binning/the works of the rev hugh binning/section ii that the present.htm

That it is not Lawful for the Well Affected Subjects to Concur in ...
... Section IV. That It Is Not Lawful For The Well Affected Subjects To Concur In Such
An Engagement In War, And Associate With The Malignant Party. ...
/.../binning/the works of the rev hugh binning/section iv that it is.htm

In the Meantime, the Emperor Compels those Deputies of Our Party ...
... Book II. Chapter XLIII. In the meantime, the emperor compels those deputies
of our party who had been sent? In the meantime, the ...
/.../life and writings of sulpitius severus /chapter xliii in the meantime.htm

1869-1870. Emigration of Families --A visitor's Impressions --The ...
... Emigration of families"A visitor's impressions"The great life-work "Emigration
of the young, begun 1870"First party of boys to Canada with Miss ...
/.../ answers/chapter ii 1869-1870 emigration of.htm

Party (47 Occurrences)
... 4. (n.) A number of persons invited to a social entertainment; a select company;
as, a dinner party; also, the entertainment itself; as, to give a party. ...
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Side (4225 Occurrences)
... 6. (n.) The position of a person or party regarded as opposed to another person
or party, whether as a rival or a foe; a body of advocates or partisans; a party...
/s/side.htm - 10k

Bolt (5 Occurrences)
... 11. (vt) To refuse to support, as a nomination made by a party to which one
has belonged or by a caucus in which one has taken part. 12. ...
/b/bolt.htm - 11k

Adverse (6 Occurrences)
... Matthew 5:25 Make friends with thine adverse party quickly, whilst thou art in the
way with him; lest some time the adverse party deliver thee to the judge ...
/a/adverse.htm - 8k

Sect (10 Occurrences)
... Acts 24:14; 1 Chronicles 11:19; Galatians 5:20, etc.), meaning properly "a choice,"
then "a chosen manner of life," and then "a religious party," as the "sect ...
/s/sect.htm - 13k

Herodians (3 Occurrences)
... A Jewish political party who sympathized with (Mark 3:6; 12:13; Matt, 22:16; Luke
20:20) the Herodian rulers in their general policy of government, and in the ...
/h/herodians.htm - 9k

Partisan (1 Occurrence)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (n.) An adherent to a party or faction; one who
is strongly and passionately devoted to a party or an interest. ...
/p/partisan.htm - 7k

Split (36 Occurrences)
... 4. (vt) To divide or break up into parts or divisions, as by discord; to separate
into parts or parties, as a political party; to disunite. ...
/s/split.htm - 19k

Shebna (9 Occurrences)
... 22:15-25). He appears to have been the leader of the party who favoured
an alliance with Egypt against Assyria. It is conjectured ...
/s/shebna.htm - 20k

Sadducees (14 Occurrences)
... toward Hellenism as Causing Rise of Chacidhim 3. Favored by Alexander Janneus: Put
in the Background by Alexandra Salome 4. From a Political Party, but also ...
/s/sadducees.htm - 31k

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Party: Dictionary and Thesaurus |

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Party (47 Occurrences)

Matthew 5:25
Make friends with thine adverse party quickly, whilst thou art in the way with him; lest some time the adverse party deliver thee to the judge, and the judge deliver thee to the officer, and thou be cast into prison.

Matthew 9:10
And while He was reclining at table, a large number of tax-gathers and notorious sinners were of the party with Jesus and His disciples.

Matthew 9:15
"Can the bridegroom's party mourn," He replied, "as long as the bridegroom is with them? But other days will come (when the Bridegroom has been taken from them)

Matthew 15:1
Then there came to Jesus a party of Pharisees and Scribes from Jerusalem, who inquired,

Matthew 21:36
Again he sent another party of servants more numerous than the first; and these they treated in the same manner.

Matthew 22:23
On the same day a party of Sadducees came to Him, contending that there is no resurrection. And they put this case to Him.

Matthew 23:6
and love the best seats at a dinner party or in the synagogues,

Mark 2:3
when there came a party of people bringing a paralytic--four men carrying him.

Mark 2:19
"Can a wedding party fast while the bridegroom is among them?" replied Jesus. "So long as they have the bridegroom with them, fasting is impossible.

Mark 9:14
As they came to rejoin the disciples, they saw an immense crowd surrounding them and a party of Scribes disputing with them.

Mark 10:2
Presently a party of Pharisees come to Him with the question--seeking to entrap Him, "May a man divorce his wife?"

Mark 12:18
Then came to Him a party of Sadducees, a sect which denies that there is any Resurrection; and they proceeded to question Him.

Mark 15:40
There were also a party of women looking on from a distance; among them being both Mary of Magdala and Mary the mother of James the Little and of Joses, and Salome--

Luke 3:12
There came also a party of tax-gatherers to be baptized, and they asked him, "Rabbi, what are we to do?"

Luke 5:18
And a party of men came carrying a palsied man on a bed, and they endeavoured to bring him in and lay him before Jesus.

Luke 5:29
Levi also gave a great entertainment at his house in honour of Jesus, and there was a large party of tax-gatherers and others at table with them.

Luke 5:30
This led the Pharisees and Scribes of their party to expostulate with His disciples and ask, "Why are you eating and drinking with these tax-gatherers and notorious sinners?"

Luke 5:34
"Can you compel the bridal party to fast," replied Jesus, "so long as they have the bridegroom among them?

Luke 12:52
For from this time there will be in one house five persons split into parties. Three will form a party against two and two will form a party against three;

Luke 12:58
For as thou goest with thine adverse party before a magistrate, strive in the way to be reconciled with him, lest he drag thee away to the judge, and the judge shall deliver thee to the officer, and the officer cast thee into prison.

Luke 14:1
One day--it was a Sabbath--He was taking a meal at the house of one of the Rulers of the Pharisee party, while they were closely watching Him.

Luke 18:3
and there was a widow in that city, and she came to him, saying, Avenge me of mine adverse party.

Luke 24:24
Thereupon some of our party went to the tomb and found things just as the women had said; but Jesus Himself they did not see."

Acts 5:17
This roused the High Priest. He and all his party--the sect of the Sadducees--were filled with angry jealousy

Acts 5:21
Having received that command they went into the Temple, just before daybreak, and began to teach: So when the High Priest and his party came, and had called together the Sanhedrin as well as all the Elders of the descendants of Israel, they sent to the jail to fetch the Apostles.

Acts 8:2
A party of devout men, however, buried Stephen, and made loud lamentation over him.

Acts 11:2
When Peter had come up to Jerusalem, those who were of the circumcision contended with him,
(See RSV)

Acts 13:13
From Paphos, Paul and his party put out to sea and sailed to Perga in Pamphylia. John, however, left them and returned to Jerusalem.

Acts 14:19
But now a party of Jews came from Antioch and Iconium, and, having won over the crowd, they stoned Paul and dragged him out of the town, believing him to be dead.

Acts 15:5
But some of the sect of the Pharisees who believed rose up, saying, "It is necessary to circumcise them, and to command them to keep the law of Moses."

Acts 21:16
Some of the disciples from Caesarea also joined our party, and brought with them Mnason, a Cyprian, one of the early disciples, at whose house we were to lodge.

Acts 23:9
And there came a great cry, and the scribes of the Pharisees' part having arisen, were striving, saying, 'No evil do we find in this man; and if a spirit spake to him, or a messenger, we may not fight against God;'

Acts 26:5
having known me from the first, if they are willing to testify, that after the strictest sect of our religion I lived a Pharisee.
(See RSV)

Acts 27:2
and going on board a ship of Adramyttium which was about to sail to the ports of the province of Asia, we put to sea; Aristarchus, the Macedonian, from Thessalonica, forming one of our party.

Acts 27:2
and going on board a ship of Adramyttium which was about to sail to the ports of the province of Asia, we put to sea; Aristarchus, the Macedonian, from Thessalonica, forming one of our party.

2 Corinthians 7:12
So although I wrote to you, I wrote not for his cause that did the wrong, nor for his cause that suffered the wrong, but that your earnest care for us might be revealed in you in the sight of God.
(See NIV)

Galatians 2:12
For until certain persons came from James he had been accustomed to eat with Gentiles; but as soon as these persons came, he withdrew and separated himself for fear of the Circumcision party.

Galatians 3:20
Now a mediator is not between one, but God is one.

Galatians 5:20
idolatry, sorcery, hatred, strife, jealousies, outbursts of anger, rivalries, divisions, heresies,
(See RSV)

Titus 1:10
For there are many that spurn authority--idle, talkative and deceitful persons, who, for the most part, are adherents of the Circumcision.
(See RSV)

Judges 21:17
And they say, 'A possession of an escaped party 'is' to Benjamin, and a tribe is not blotted out from Israel;

Ruth 4:7
Now this was the custom in former time in Israel concerning redeeming and concerning exchanging, to confirm all things: a man took off his shoe, and gave it to his neighbor; and this was the manner of attestation in Israel.
(See NIV)

1 Samuel 30:8
David inquired of Yahweh, saying, "If I pursue after this troop, shall I overtake them?" He answered him, "Pursue; for you shall surely overtake them, and shall without fail recover all."
(See NIV)

1 Samuel 30:15
David said to him, "Will you bring me down to this troop?" He said, "Swear to me by God that you will neither kill me, nor deliver me up into the hands of my master, and I will bring you down to this troop."
(See NIV)

Proverbs 19:18
Discipline your son, for there is hope; don't be a willing party to his death.

Isaiah 19:24
In that day Israel will be the third together with Egypt and Assyria, a blessing in the earth:
(See NAS)

Isaiah 50:8
He is near that justifieth me: who will contend with me? let us stand together; who is mine adverse party? let him draw near unto me.



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