threshing floor

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a floor or ground area for threshing or treading out grain

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But there's a supporting drama of sound and tonal play in "Fly on the Wall" which also supplements and goes beyond straightforward narrative--"pieces of a species dashed," and "washing my hands of the chaff that flees off the/threshed onto the threshing floor.
When, in 3:3-4, Naomi instructs Ruth to go the threshing floor and lie down near Boaz, she says 'v'yarad't [go down]' and 'v'shachavt [lie down].
the encounter between Ruth and Boaz at night at the threshing floor (Ruth chap.
The evil was felt daily and hourly in almost every place and by almost every class, in the dairy and on the threshing floor, by the anvil and by the loom, on the billows of the ocean and in the depths of the mine.
On the threshing floor of time, from so much pain/ no ear or grain is left, no straws, no dust.
Like the biblical Ruth who lay at Boaz's feet on the threshing floor during the barley harvest, he is blessed for appreciating and identifying with another people's belief system, for taking their God as his own.
Many bands attacked us, hurling javelins, sling-stones, arrows, and stray stones in such numbers that they covered the courtyard and the surrounding ground like corn on a threshing floor.
One of the men would haul the wheat to their family threshing floor, walking miles down stony paths behind their mule or donkey loaded with sheaves.
Limited Tenders are invited for Construction Of Threshing Floor At Kvk Buxar
Bernard Rudofsky celebrated them in his 1964 exhibition and book, Architecture Without Architects, and showed how they are grouped around flat granite outcrops that serve as a communal threshing floor.
External cobbled surfaces, a small oval stone setting and possible threshing floor were also identified.
Such statements imply that the beating of the calves (in the vignettes) can be interpreted (through voiced reading rather than sight) as beating the threshing floor using calves.
Tenders are invited for Extension Of Threshing Floor For Icar Mrc Darbhanga.
Tenders are invited for Construction Of Covered Threshing Floor 2 Nos.
In my opinion B-D is much too confident about the dates in the life of David, and he locates the threshing floor of Nacon (2 Sam 6:6) inside the walls of the present old city--a guess at best.