AHOLIBAH

   prostitution personified. See EZEK. XXIII.

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.

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  • Ezekiel 23 — 1 The word of the LORD came again unto me, saying, 2 Son of man, there were two women, the daughters of one mother: 3 And they committed whoredoms in Egypt; they committed whoredoms in their youth: there were their breasts pressed, and there they …   The King James version of the Bible

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  • Ленточницы (род) — Запрос «Орденские ленты» перенаправляется сюда; о лентах орденов см. Орденская лента. Ленточницы …   Википедия

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