noun see Nazirite

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • naziritism — naz·i·rit·ism …   English syllables

  • naziritism — ˌrīd.ˌizəm noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized : the practice of a Nazirite …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nazirite — or Nazarite noun Etymology: Late Latin nazaraeus, from Greek naziraios, nazaraios, from Hebrew nāzīr, literally, consecrated Date: 1560 a Jew of biblical times consecrated to God by a vow to avoid drinking wine, cutting the hair, and being… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • B. T. Roberts — Benjamin Titus Roberts (1823–1893), first trained as an attorney, then entered the ministry in the Genesee Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church of New York State. His ministerial studies were done at Wesleyan University in Connecticut. He …   Wikipedia

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