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Lam. Tweet Definition of Lam. Like Definition of Lam. on Facebook
abbreviation (infl, en, abbreviation)
  1. (biblical) An abbreviation used for the Book of Lamentations, an Old Testament book of the Bible.
lamentation Tweet Definition of lamentation Like Definition of lamentation on Facebook
noun
  1. the act of lamenting; mourning
  2. a sorrowful cry; a lament
  3. a group of swans
lawyer Tweet Definition of lawyer Like Definition of lawyer on Facebook
noun
  1. A professional person authorized to practice law, conduct lawsuits or give legal advice .
  2. By extension, a person who argues points of law.
Lazarus Tweet Definition of Lazarus Like Definition of Lazarus on Facebook
proper noun
  1. (New Testament) A man, the brother of Mary and Martha, brought back to life by Jesus after being in the tomb for four days.
    1. (New Testament) A beggar in a parable told by Jesus Christ.
  2. (given name, male, ) A male given name.
verb (Lazarus, es)
  1. To rescue a dying person.
  2. To raise from the dead.
Leah Tweet Definition of Leah Like Definition of Leah on Facebook
proper noun
  1. (biblical) Elder daughter of Laban, sister to Rachel, and first wife of Jacob.
  2. A feminine given name.
Lev. Tweet Definition of Lev. Like Definition of Lev. on Facebook
abbreviation (infl, en, abbreviation)
  1. (biblical) Book of Leviticus.
Levi Tweet Definition of Levi Like Definition of Levi on Facebook
proper noun
  1. (biblical) Third son of Jacob, by his wife Leah.
  2. (biblical) One of the Israelite tribes, descended from Levi; the tribe from which priests were selected.
  3. A male given name.
  4. A surname
leviathan Tweet Definition of leviathan Like Definition of leviathan on Facebook
noun (Plural: leviathans)
  1. large Biblical sea monster
  2. something large; behemoth
That man was a leviathan! He took up a whole row of seats at the theater.
adjective (notcomp)
  1. Very large; gargantuan.
Leviticus Tweet Definition of Leviticus Like Definition of Leviticus on Facebook
proper noun
  1. The third of the Books of Moses in the Old Testament of the Bible, the third book in the Torah.
Lot Tweet Definition of Lot Like Definition of Lot on Facebook
proper noun
  1. nephew, Nephew of Abraham in the book of Genesis.
Luke Tweet Definition of Luke Like Definition of Luke on Facebook
proper noun
  1. (given name, male)
  2. (biblical character) w:Luke the Evangelist, Luke the Evangelist, an early Christian ( Col.4:14.etc) credited with the authorship of the Gospel of Luke.
(book of the Bible, Gospel of Luke)
  1. (biblical) The Gospel of St. Luke, a book of the New Testament of the Bible. Traditionally the third of the four gospels.
LXX Tweet Definition of LXX Like Definition of LXX on Facebook
nouninitialism
  1. The Septuagint, q.v.

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