Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of 22 on While the women of the family raise the cries of lamentation, called " weTwefeh,"....
" While the women of the family raise the cries of lamentation, called " weTwefeh," or " wilwa'l," uttering the most piercing shrieks, and calling upon the name of the deceased. The most common cries that are heard on the death of the master of a family,... "
An Account of the Manners and Customs of the Modern Egyptians,: Written in ... - Page 286
by Edward William Lane - 1836 - 419 pages
Full view - About this book

The Holy Bible: According to the Authorized Version, Containing ..., Volume 3

Bible - 1838
...him. and to say in a taunting manner. Were you as they said ? It is very remarkable that Mohammed, in wn their wings. 26 ^f And above the firmament that tea* moit common cries that are heard upon the death of the master of the family, from the lips of his wife,...
Full view - About this book

The Visitor: Or, Monthly Instructor

1840
...is out of the body, while " the women of the family raise the cries of lamentation called wel'wel'eh or wilwal'; uttering the most piercing shrieks, and...wives and children, are, "O my master!" "O my camel!" " O my lion !" " O camel of the house ! " "O my dear one !" "Omy only one !" " O my father !" " O my...
Full view - About this book

Visitor: Or Monthly Instructor

1840
...is out of the body, while "the women of the family raise the cries of lamentation called wcl'wel'eh or wilwal'; uttering the most piercing shrieks, and...the lips of his wife, or wives and children, are, " О my master!" " О my camel!" " О my lion !" " О camel of the house!" 11 0 my dear one !" " О...
Full view - About this book

The Pictorial Bible: Psalms-Malachi

John Kitto - Bible - 1856
...or the moment after, ' the women of the family raise the cries of lamentation, called we'ltfel'eh, Tin. psalmist exhorteth the Jews, 4 ////• Gentiles, 7 and all creatures to praise God. A Psalm. O upon the death of the master of the family, from the lips of his wife, or wives, and children, are,...
Full view - About this book

An Account of the Manners and Customs of the Modern Egyptians: Written in ...

Edward William Lane - Egypt - 1860 - 619 pages
...on him." The women of the family, at the same time, raise the cries of lamentation called "welweleh" or "wilwal;" uttering the most piercing shrieks, and...wives, and children, are " O my master !"" " O my camel I"* (that is, " O thou who broughtest my provisions, and hast carried my burdens,") " O my lion !"4...
Full view - About this book

Scripture manners and customs

Mary Fawler Maude - Bible - 1862 - 557 pages
...the moment after . . . the women of the family raise the cries of lamentations called ' welweleh,' or ' wilwal ;' uttering the most piercing shrieks,...of the master of a family from the lips of his wife and children, are ' 0 my master !' '0 my camel !' '0 my lion !' ' O my glory !' ' 0 my father !' ....
Full view - About this book

A Biblical Cyclopędia: Or, Dictionary of Eastern Antiquities, Geography ...

John Eadie - Bible - 1868 - 690 pages
...his Modern Erjypliani, illustrates these old customs in his description of an Egyptian funeral : — "The most common cries that are heard on the death...lips of his wife — or wives — and children, are. ' 0 my master ! ' — ' 0 my camel ! ' (that is, ' O thou who bronghtest my provisions, and hast carried...
Full view - About this book

A biblical cyclopaedia, or, Dictionary of Eastern antiquities, geography ...

1870 - 694 pages
...his Modern Egyptians, illustrates these old customs in his description of an Egyptian funeral : — " The most common cries that are heard on the death...and children, are, 'O my master!" — 'O my camel!" (that is, 'O thou who broughtest my provisions, and hast carried my burdeni. ! ') — ' O my lion !...
Full view - About this book

Dictionary of the Bible: Comprising Its Antiquities, Biography ..., Volume 3

William Smith - Bible - 1872
...u After death the women of the family raise cries of lamentation called ' welweleh ' or ' wilvval,' uttering the most piercing shrieks, and calling upon the name of the deceased, ' 0, my master ! O, my resource! 0, my misfortune! l>, my gl< ry ." (see Jer, xxii. 18). The females...
Full view - About this book

Dictionary of the Bible: Marriage to Regem

William Smith - Bible - 1872
...death the women of the family raise enes of lamentation called ' welweli h ' or • wilwiil.' uttfring the most piercing shrieks, and calling upon the name of the deceased, • O, my master! (), my resource! O, my misfortune ! O, my gl< ry ! ' (»ее Jer. xxii. 18). The...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download PDF