Sentence Examples

  • Cheyne suggests that the names of Hobab and of Jonadab the father of the Rechabites were originally identical (Ency.
  • The avoidance of wine, therefore, by Rechabites, Nazirites, Arab dervishes and Pythagoreans, and also of leaven in bread, is parallel to and explicable in the same way as abstention from flesh.
  • The simpler customs of the Rechabites, q.v.).
  • The Nazarites and the Rechabites are parallel phenomena, though of vastly inferior historical importance.
  • Xviii.; and if, as seems probable, the Rechabites were likewise of Kenite origin (i Chron.

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