Definition of Benedictions

1. Noun. (plural of benediction) ¹



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Definition of Benedictions

1. benediction [n] - See also: benediction

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Benedictions

bendys
bene
beneaped
beneath
beneathe
beneceptor
benedict
benedictine
benediction
benedictional
benedictionals
benedictionaries
benedictionary
benedictions (current term)
benedictive
benedictives
benedictory
benedicts
benedight
benefact
benefaction
benefactions
benefactive
benefactive case
benefactive cases
benefactive role
benefactor
benefactors

Literary usage of Benedictions

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1. Jewish Services in Synagogue and Home by Lewis Naphtali Dembitz (1898)
"CHAPTER VIII THE WORK-DAY benedictions THE Mishna teaches that when a public fast is proclaimed in a time of drouth, the man chosen to pray recites twenty- ..."

2. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"The benedictions continued in France long after the extinction of the ... In the Sarum Manual of 1554 directions are given for Episcopal benedictions ..."

3. The Jewish Religion by Michael Friedländer (1891)
"Occasional Prayers—benedictions, ni3-O. The feeling of our dependence on the goodness of God must constantly be present to our mind. ..."

4. The First Century of Christianity by Homersham Cox (1886)
"... has created.1 The most celebrated form of prayers among the ancient Jews was the Eighteen benedictions or Eulogies, called in Hebrew the Shemoneh Esreh. ..."

5. A Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin: Presenting the Original Facts and Documents Upon by Harriet Beecher Stowe (1853)
"Wishing you all heavenly benedictions, we are, dear brethren, yours, in Christ Jesus, JP DURBIN, ..."

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