benjamin


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Synonyms for benjamin

gum resin used especially in treating skin irritation

(Old Testament) the youngest and best-loved son of Jacob and Rachel and one of the twelve forebears of the tribes of Israel

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The squire is right, Judge,” observed Benjamin, with a knowing nod of his head toward Richard, that bespoke the cordiality between them,
Very well, Benjamin,” interrupted Elizabeth, glancing her eyes from the hunter to Monsieur Le Quoi, who was most politely attending to what fell from each individual in succession, “you shall tell me of that, and all your entertaining adventures together; just now, a room must be prepared, in which the arm of this gentleman can be dressed.
Come to take you home to-morrow,' replied Benjamin.
Benjamin Allen, and even joined in a friendly conversation with Mr.
Tupman, and the ladies; which reached a pitch of positive enthusiasm, when old Wardle and Benjamin Allen, assisted by the aforesaid Bob Sawyer, performed some mystic evolutions, which they called a reel.
Benjamin Allen was holding a hurried consultation with Mr.
Winkle knew, but we confess we don't--under the care and guardianship of her brother Benjamin, and his most intimate and particular friend, Mr.
For Ernst as for Benjamin, then, kitsch was what the children of the late nineteenth century knew, or rather what they learned from; kitsch was a form of instruction in visual perception, and its images took up residency inside them.
CASE FACTS: First National Bank of LaGrange was the guardian of the Estate of Benjamin Chase.
Before joining APHA, Benjamin was secretary of the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, where he played a key role in developing the state's bioterrorism plan.
We have a free Benjamin Smith teddy for every reader.
We see ethics, compliance with ethics and having strong ethical standards and a strong system of discipline to support those standards as very important in maintaining the public image of CPAs," says Ian Benjamin, the volunteer Chairman of the Professional Ethics Committee (PEC) of the New York State Society of CPAs (NYSSCPA).
Benjamin Manufacturing has succeeded as a family-run thermoforming business for almost 40 years.
Michelle Benjamin, owner of Benjamin Enterprises, an integrated facility support services company headquartered in Middletown, New York, was always a very hands-on entrepreneur and was involved in every aspect of her business, which began as a commercial cleaning service.
He has just declared publicly that God has called him to go into the very halls of Congress--his words, Benjamin, 'the very halls of Congress'--in order to make his own morality the law of the land.