Sentence Examples


  • He sought the sanctuary at Nob, where he had been wont to consult the priestly oracle (xxii.
  • Chinatown, at the foot of Nob Hill, covers some twelve city blocks, and with its temples, rich bazaars, strange life and show of picturesque colours and customs, it is to strangers one of the most interesting portions of the city.
  • The tradition that David slew Goliath, brought his head to Jerusalem, and deposited his sword in Nob (xvii., cf.
  • But it is clear that Nob (I Sam.
  • Like the teraphim it was part of the common stock of Hebrew cult; it is borne (rather than worn) by persons acting in a priestly character (Samuel at Shiloh, priests of Nob, David), it is part of the worship of individuals (Gideon at Ophrah), and is found in a private shrine with a lay attendant (Micah; Judg.