ACCURSED THING

[N]
EXECRAMENTUM (-I) (N)
EXSECRAMENTUM (-I) (N)

English-Latin dictionary. 2014.

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  • Joshua 7 — 1 But the children of Israel committed a trespass in the accursed thing: for Achan, the son of Carmi, the son of Zabdi, the son of Zerah, of the tribe of Judah, took of the accursed thing: and the anger of the LORD was kindled against the… …   The King James version of the Bible

  • anathema — (n.) 1520s, an accursed thing, from L. anathema an excommunicated person; the curse of excommunication, from Gk. anathema a thing accursed, originally a thing devoted, lit. a thing set up (to the gods), from ana up (see ANA (Cf. ana )) + tithenai …   Etymology dictionary

  • Joshua 6 — 1 Now Jericho was straitly shut up because of the children of Israel: none went out, and none came in. 2 And the LORD said unto Joshua, See, I have given into thine hand Jericho, and the king thereof, and the mighty men of valour. 3 And ye shall… …   The King James version of the Bible

  • anathema — 1. The meaning has changed over several centuries of use. Originally a Greek word meaning ‘a thing dedicated’ it then came to mean ‘a thing dedicated to evil; an accursed thing’ and then, in the context of the Christian Church, ‘the act or… …   Modern English usage

  • anathema — n. (pl. anathemas) 1 a detested thing or person (is anathema to me). 2 a a curse of the Church, excommunicating a person or denouncing a doctrine. b a cursed thing or person. c a strong curse. Etymology: eccl.L, = excommunicated person,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ac|curs´ed|ness — ac|curs|ed «uh KUR sihd, KURST», adjective. 1. that deserves to be cursed; annoying and troublesome; hateful; detestable: »Colonel Sibthorpe…prayed that hail and lightning might descend from heaven on the accursed thing (Lytton Strachey).… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ac|curs´ed|ly — ac|curs|ed «uh KUR sihd, KURST», adjective. 1. that deserves to be cursed; annoying and troublesome; hateful; detestable: »Colonel Sibthorpe…prayed that hail and lightning might descend from heaven on the accursed thing (Lytton Strachey).… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ac|curs|ed — «uh KUR sihd, KURST», adjective. 1. that deserves to be cursed; annoying and troublesome; hateful; detestable: »Colonel Sibthorpe…prayed that hail and lightning might descend from heaven on the accursed thing (Lytton Strachey). SYNONYM(S):… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Joshua 22 — 1 Then Joshua called the Reubenites, and the Gadites, and the half tribe of Manasseh, 2 And said unto them, Ye have kept all that Moses the servant of the LORD commanded you, and have obeyed my voice in all that I commanded you: 3 Ye have not… …   The King James version of the Bible

  • Treehouse of Horror II — Infobox Simpsons episode episode name = Treehouse of Horror II image caption = Homer and the kids eat too much candy, which is the cause of their nightmares. episode no = 42 prod code = 8F02 airdate = October 31, 1991 show runner = Al Jean Mike… …   Wikipedia

  • Ki Tisa — Ki Tisa, Ki Tissa, Ki Thissa, or Ki Sisa (כי תשא Hebrew for when you take,” the sixth and seventh words, and first distinctive words in the parshah) is the 21st weekly Torah portion ( parshah ) in the annual Jewish cycle of Torah reading and the… …   Wikipedia

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