Sentence Examples


  • He was a deeply religious man, but his exemption of Jewish origins from the canons of historical inquiry which he elsewhere applied was probably due to the conditions of his age, which preceded the dawn of Semitic investigation and regarded the Old Testament and the Hebrew religion as sui generis.
  • Later allusions show that on Semitic lips Javan meant western traders in general.
  • The Nabataean inscriptions (see Semitic Languages) are collected in the Corpus Inscr.
  • Cooke, North-Semitic Inscriptions (Oxford, 1903) is the most useful.
  • Apart from the great interest of his philosophical work, Lazarus was pre-eminent among the Jews of the so-called Semitic domination in Germany.

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