The Maori-Polynesian Comparative Dictionary (Google eBook)

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Lyon and Blair, 1891 - Maori language - 675 pages
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Page 9 - And it shall come to pass in that day, that his burden "shall be taken away from off thy shoulder, and his yoke from off thy neck, and the yoke shall be destroyed because of the anointing.
Page xxii - In the introduction to The Maori Comparative Dictionary. Edward Tregear says, "This dialect (Tuamotuan) although in bulk Polynesian, has been crossed with some foreign tongue in a very remarkable manner. The numerals, and many of the vital words are utterly strange to the Maori linguist.
Page 184 - And they shall destroy the walls of Tyrus, and break down her towers: I will also scrape her dust from her, and make her like the top of a rock. It shall be a place for the spreading of nets in the midst of the sea: for I have spoken it, saith the Lord God: and it shall become a spoil to the nations.
Page 152 - And I heard the voice of the Lord saying, Whom shall I send, and who will go for us ? Then I said, Here am I ; send me.
Page 184 - Surely in vain the net is spread in the sight of any bird.
Page 349 - Saul, a choice young man and a goodly. And there was not among the children of Israel a goodlier person than he: from his shoulders and upward he was higher than any of the people.
Page 385 - God, before whom my fathers Abraham and Isaac did walk, the God which fed me all my life long unto this day, the Angel which redeemed me from all evil, bless the lads; and let my name be named on them, and the name of my fathers Abraham and Isaac; and let them grow into a multitude in the midst of the earth.
Page 104 - Would to God we had died by the hand of the LORD in the land of Egypt, when we sat by the flesh pots, and when we did eat bread to the full ; for ye have brought us forth into this wilderness, to kill this whole assembly with hunger.
Page 360 - I have not spoken in secret, in a dark place of the earth: I said not unto the seed of Jacob, Seek ye me in vain: I the LORD speak righteousness, I declare things that are right.
Page 106 - In the beginning there was nothing but the god Ihoiho; afterwards there was an expanse of waters which covered the abyss, and the god Tino Taata floated on the surface.

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