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Abaddon or Apollyon, the destroyer Vite, the smallest Roman coin, ae-Satan,
cording to some less than an En. Allelujah, praise ye the Lord.
glish farthing. Alpha, the first letter of the Greek Omega, the last letter in the Greek alphabet.
alphabet. Amen, verily, so be it.
Onyx, a blueish white gem. Amethyst, a precious stone of a fio- | Patriarchs, fathers of families. let colour.
Penny, a Roman coin, value sevenApostles, the first Missionaries of pence balfpenny English. the Cross.
Pentecost, a Jewish feast about 50 Areopagus, Marshill,where was held days after the Passover. the highest court at Athens.
Pharisees, a self-righteous sect, very Armageddon, the mount of Megiddo. - rigid in their observance of the Bar, a son ; as Barjona, the son of mere ceremonies of religion. Jona,
Phylacteries, small rolls of parchBeryl, a bright transparent gem, of ment, whereon were written cer. a blueish green,
tain words of the law, which the Bottles were anciently made of skias. Jews wore on their foreheads, Centurion, captain of 100 men.
arms, &c. Chalcedony, a precious stone, va
Piece of Silder, see Shekel. riegated with divers colours.
Pinnacle of the temple, the battleCharger, a large basin.
ment, or highest part. Chief-Prieste, beads oftbe 24 courses Pound or mind, is differently valued of the Jewish Priesthood.
at from £3 to £9. sterling. Christ (Heb. Messiah) the anointed. | Proseucha, an oratory or house of Chrysolite, a precious stone of a gold prayer. colour.
Publicans, Roman tax-gatherers. Chrysoprasus, a precious stone of a Raca, wickedly foolish. yellowish green colour.
Ruby, a precious stone, deep red. Chrystal, a bright transparent stone. Sabaoth, or Zabaoth, hosts, armies. Cubit, a measure of about 1 foot 9 Sadducees, Jewish infidels. inches.
Sapphire, a precious stone of a beauDecapolis, a district of ten cities. tiful sky-blue. Diamond, or Adamant, the most Sardius or Sardine, a gem of a
valuable of all precious stones. light reddish colour. Emerald, a precious stone of a green Sardonyx, a precious stone between colour.
the Sardius and the Onyx. Epicureans, who placed all happi- Scribes, writers and expounders of
ness in the gratification of the ap- the Mosaic la petites and passions.
Scrip, a small bag used by shepherds. Essenes, a subdivision of the Ph Shekel or piece of silver, value about risees, recluse and austere.
28. 3d. halfpenny. Euroclydon, the north-east wind. Shekel of gold, value £1. 16s. Sd.
ilens, a sect who Stoicks, a sect who contended that disclaimed allegiance to a Gentile I all events were determined by a Magistrate.
fatal necessity. Gentiles, all nations except the Jews. | Synagogue, a place of Jewish wor. Herodians, time-servers of Herod. ship, but not for sacrifice. High-Priest, the only Priest who | Talent of silver, about £242 - of
might enter within the Holy of gold, £5475. Holies.
Tetrarch, governor of a fourth part Jacinth, a gem of a deep orange of a kingdom. colour,
Time, the Jews began their day at Jasper, a precious stone variegated sunset, the Romans at midnight as with divers colours.
we do. The Jewish years conLegion, a Roman legion consisted of tained 12 months of 30 days, with about 5000 men,
an intercalary month occasionally.
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