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ECCLESIASTICAL TERMS AND DEFINITIONS.

Jews, 280 B. C. There were many disputes as to its correctness, but it was the basis of all subsequent translations.

SAEBUOTH. FEAST OF WEEKS. A celebration

of the completion of the seven weeks of harvest, according to Deut. xvi, 9. At the present time the main object of the feast is to thank God for the giving of the commandments.

SUKKOTH. FEAST OF TABERNACLES. It lasts

seven days, commencing on the fourteenth day of the seventh month, Tishri, the first day only being a holy day. This is also a harvest feast, and is in obedience to the command in Levit. xxiii, 40: “And ye shall take unto yourselves on the first day the fruit of the tree, hadar, branches of palm trees, and the boughs of the myrtle tree, and willows of the brook, and ye shall rejoice before the Eternal seven days."

ligations. They contained the thread of blue spoken of by Moses, a symbol to

direct the eye and heart to God. TALMUD. This book contains the complete

civil and canonical law of the Jewish people, embracing both the Mishna and the Gemara, the former being the earliest text. It is a book of doctrine, as the name implies, and this doctrine is elucidated and commented upon in a series of dialogues, in many cases of a fanciful character. The Mishna (doctrine) and the Gemara (teaching) contain, however, many curious and interesting statements regarding legal, medical, physical, ethical and astronomical subjects. They reveal much of the customs, practices, and decisions of the Jewish nation in the ages of antiquity. The word Talmud is from the Hebrew word lamed, and

signifies, to learn. TEFILLA. A prayer known as Sh'mona esreth,

on account of the eighteen benedictions

that it originally contained. TORAH. Law. The five books of Moses,

known as the Pentateuch.

Tality, and ARBA-CANFORTH. Vestments for.

merly worn during Divine service, to guard man against trespass and to remind him of his moral and religious ob

QUOTED AUTHORS.

NATIVITY, DATES OF BIRTH AND DEATH.

NOTE.— The first line of figures gives year of birth, the second death. The letter L signifies living.

ABD-EL-KADER,
Algeria...

1807- L. ADAMS, JOHN QUINCY, America....

1767-1848 ADAMS, SARAH FLOWER, England..

1805-1848 ADDISON, JOSEPH, England.....

1672–1719 AESCHINES, Greece......

....B. C. 389- 314 ESCHYLUS, Greece..

..B. C. 525- 456 AFRICANUS, SCIPIO, Italy..

B. C. 235 or 4- 183 AKENSIDE, MARK, England.

1721-1770 AIRD, THOMAS, Scotland..

1802-1876 ALCOTT, AMOS BRONSON, America.

1799- L, ALDRICH, JAMES, America.:

1810-1856 ALDRICH, THOMAS BAILEY, America...

1836- L. ALDRIDGE, IRA, America...

1810-1867 ALEXANDER, WILLIAM (Earl of Sterling), Scotland..

1590-1640 ALFIERI, Italy.

1749-1803 Alfonso V., King of Aragon, Spain..

1385-1458 ALI (Ali Ben Abu Taleb), Arabia..

Flourished 655- 661 ALLEN, ELIZABETH AKERS, America....

1832- L, ALLINGHAM, WILLIAM, Ireland.

1828- L. ALLISON, RICHARD. ANDERSON. HANS CHRISTIAN,

Island of Fünen .... ... 1805-1875 ANGELO, MICHAEL, Italy..

1474-1564 ANTONIUS, MARCUS AURELIUS, Italy

121- 180 APOLLODORUS,

Greece.....Flourished B. C. - 104 ARBITER, PETRONIUS,

Flourished 50- 66 ARCHIAS, AULUS LICINIUS,

Syria..... .Circa B. C. 120

ARCHILOCHUS,

Island of Paros...Circa B. C. 714- 676 ARETINO,

Italy
ARIOSTO, LUDOVICO,
Italy.

1474-1533 ARISTOPHANES,

Greece..., ...Circa B. C. 450-
ARISTOTLE,
Greece..

.B. C. 384-322
ARMSTRONG, John,
Scotland.

1709-1779 ARNOLD, EDWIN, England...

1832- L. ARNOLD, MATTHEW, England...

1822- L. ARNOLD, SAMUEL J., England...

-1852 AUERBACH, BERTHOLD, Germany..

1812- L. AUERSPUG, COUNT (Anastasius Grün). AUFFEN BERG, JOSEPH, Germany..

1798-1857 AUGUSTUS, Caius JULIUS CÆSAR OCTAVIANUS, Italy ..

.B. C. 63 A. D. 14 AUNGERVYLE, RICHARD (Richard de Bury', England..

1281-1345 ANSONIUS, DECIUS MAGNUS, France...

309- 392 AVELINE, E. L. AYTOUN, WILLIAM EDMONDSTOUNE, Scotland..

1813-1867

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1594-1624

1800- L.

1743-1825 636

NAMES, NATIVITY, ETC., OF QUOTED AUTHORS.

BARKER, JAMES NELSON,
America.....

1784-1858 BARLOW, JOEL, America...

1754-1812 BARNES, BARNABE, England...

1569-1607 BARNES, KATE B. W., Anerica..

1836- L. BARNFIELD, RICHARD, England....

1574-1627 BARON, MARIE L. BARR, MARY A., Scotland.

1852- L. BARRETT, EATON STANNARD, Ireland.....

1785-1820 BARRINGTON, GEORGE, England...

1755-1835 BARRY, MICHAEL JOSITII. BARTAS, GUILLAUME DE SALLUSTE DU, France.....

1544-1500 BARTOL, CYRUS AUGUSTUS, America....

1813– L. BARTON, BERNARD, England.

1784-1849 BassE, WILLIAM, England.

1613-1648 Bates, LEWIS J., America...

1832- L. BAXTER, RICHARD, England

1615-1691 BAYLY, THOMAS HAYNES, England...

1797-1839 BEACONSFIELD, LORD (Benjamin Disraeli), England...

1805-1881 BEARD, DR. THOMAS,

Circa 1560-
BEATTIE, JAMES,
Scotland...

1735-1803 BEAUMONT, FRANCIS, England...

1586–1615 or 16 BEECHER, ESTHER CATHERINE, America...

1800-1878 BEECHER, HENRY WARD, America....

1813- L. BEERS, ETHEL LYNN (Ethelinda Elliott), America....

1827-1879 BENJAMIN, PARK, South America. ....

1809-1864 BENSERADE, ISAAC DE, France....

1612-1691 BENTHAM. BENTZEL-STERNAŬ, CHRISTIAN ERNEST, Germany...

1767-1850 BERKLEY, BISHOP GEORGE, Ireland

1684-1753 BIAS, OF PRIENE,

Greece, ...Flourished B. C. 750 BICKERSTAFF, ISAAC, Ireland...

1735-1787 BINNEY, HORACE, America...

1780-1847 BIRD, ROBERT MONTGOMERY, America ...

1803-1854 BLACKIE, JOHN STUART, Scotland.

1803- L. ELAIR. ROBERT, Scotland..

1699-1746 BLAKE, WILLIAM, England....

1757-1828

BLANCHARD, SAMUEL LAMAN,
England.....

1803–1845
BLAND.
BLEEKER, ANNE ELIZABETH,
America...

1752-1783 BLOOMFIELD, ROBERT, England.

1766-1823 BLŪMAŬER, LEWIS.

1755-1795 BOARDMAN, S. L. BOBAKT, JACOB,

Germany. .....Circa 1598-1679 BODENSTEDT, FRIEDERICH MARTIN VON, Hanover...

1819- L. BOËTHIUS, AnciuS MAN,

...Circa 475- 525 BOHN, HENRY G., England

1795- L. BOISTE, PIERRE CLAUDE VICTOIRE, France..

1765-1824 BOKER, GEORGE HENRY, America.

1823- L. BOLINGBROKE, LORD (Henry St. John), England..

1678-1751 BONAR, HORATIUS, Scotland.

1808-1869 BONIFACE, JOSEPH XAVIER (J. X. B. Saintine', France..

1798-1865 BONSTETTEN, CHARLES VICTOR DE, Switzerland..

1745-1832 BOOTH, BARTON, England..

1681-1733 BOSWELL, JAMES, Scotland..

1740-1822 BOTTA, ANNA C. LYNCH, America...

.Circa 1820- L. BOVEE, C. NESTELL, America....

1820- L. BOWLES, WILLIAM LISLE, England..

1762-1850 BOYESEN, HJALMAR HJORTH, Norway

1848 L. BRADLEY, MARY E., America....

1835- L. BRADSTREET, ANNE, England.

1613-1672 BRADY, NICHOLAS, Ireland..

1659-1726 BRAINARD, John G. C., America...

... 1796-1828 BREBEUF, GUILLAUMEDE, France.

. 1618-1661 BRONTÉ, CHARLOTTE, Ireland.

1816-1855 BROOKE, LORD (Fulke Greville), England..

1544-1628 BROOKS, MARIA GOWEN, America..

1795-1815 BROWN, Tom, England..

.. 1663-1704 BROWNE, Sir THOMAS, England.

... 1605–1682 BROWNE, WILLIAM, England. .

1590-1615 BROWNING, ELIZABETH BARRETT, England...

1809-1861 BROWNING, ROBERT, England.

1812 L. DRUCE, MICHAEL, Scotland..

1746-1767

NAMES, NATIVITY, ETC., OF QUOTED AUTHORS.

637

BRUYERE, JEAN DE LA,
France.

. Circa 1644-1696 BRYANT, John HOWARD, America..

1807BRYANT, WILLIAM CULLEN, America....

1771-1878 BRYDGES, SIR SAMUEL EGERTON, England..

1762-1836 BUCHANAN, ROBERT, Scotland....

1841- L. BUCKINGHAMSHIRE, JOHN SHEFFIELD, DUKE OF, England...

1649-1720 BUCKLEY, THEODORE WILLIAM ALOIS, England.

1825-1856 BUDDHA-Asia, 5th Century B.C. BuxgAY, GEORGE W., America...

1825- L. BUNYAN, JOHN, England.

1628-1689 BURGUILLOS, TOME. BURKE, EDMUND, Ireland..

1728 or 9-1797 BURLEIGH, WILLIAM HENRY, America...

1812-1871 BURNS, JAMES DRUMMOND..

1823-1864 BURNS, ROBERT, Scotland..

1759-1796 BURTON, ROBERT, England.

1576-1640 BURY, RICHARD DE (Richard Aungervyle', England

1281-1345 BUSENBAUM, HERMAN, Prussia..

1600-1063 BUTLER, SAMUEL, England

1612-1680 BYROM, JOHN, England.

1691-1763 BYRON, LORD GEORGE GORDON NOEL, England...

1788-1824

CASE, LUELLA J. BARTLETT,
America.

18-
CASTELAR, EMILO,
Spain...

1832- L. CATO, MARCUS PORCIUS,

B. O. 234 149 CATULLUS, Carus VALERIUS, Italy.

.Circa B. O. 77- 45 CENTLIVRE, SUSANNAH, England

1680–1723 CERVANTES, MIGUEL DE, Spain

1547-1616 CHANDLER, ELIZABETH MARGARET, America.

1807-1834 CHANNING, WILLIAM ELLERY, America.

1780-1842 CHATEAUBRIAND. CHATHAM, WILLIAM PITT, Enrl of, England.

1708-1778 CHATTERTON, THOMAS, England.

1752-1770 CHAUCER, GEOFFREY, England

1328-1400 CHESTERFIELD, (Philip Domer Sianhope) Earl of, England..

1694-1773 CHILD, Lydia Maria, America

1802-1880 CHILO,

Greece. ... Flourished B. C. - 556 CHOATE, Rufus, America.

1799-1850 CHORLEY, HENRY FOTHERGILL, England...

1808-1872 CHURCHILL, CHARLES, England.

1731-1764 CIBBER, COLLEY, England.

1671-1757 CICERO, MARCUS TULLIUS, Italy.

.B. C. 106- 43 CLARE, John England. ...

1793-1864 CLARENDON, EDWARD HYDE, England ..

1608-1674 CLARKE, CHARLES COWDEN, England

1787-1877 CLARKE, JAMES FREEMAN, America

1810.- L. CLARKE, JAMES GOWDREY, America

1830CLARKE, M'DONALD, America,

1798-1842 CLARKE, SIMEON TUCKER, America ..

1836- L. CLAUDIANUS, CLAUDIUS, Egypt..

...Circa 365- 410 CLEMMER, MARY ANN, America ..

1839- L. CLEOBULUS,

Greece....Flourished B. C. - 560 CLEVELAND, JOHN, England..

.1613 Circa 1658 CLODIA. CLOUGH, AUTHUR HUGH, England.....

1819-1861 CODRINGTON, CHRISTOPHER,

Island of Barbadoes . 1668-1710 COECILLIUS. COKE, SIR EDWARD, England.

1551 or 2-1633

CESAR, JULIUS Caius,
Italy

.B. C. 100- 44
CALHOUN, John CaLDWELL,
America...

1782-1850 CALLIMACHUS,

Greece Flouris sed Circa B. C. - 250 CAMDEN, WILLIAM, England..

1551-1623 CAMPBELL, THOMAS, Scotland...

1777-1844 CANNING, GEORGE, England.....

1770-1827 CAPILUSUS. CAREW, THOMAS, England......

1589-1633 CAREY, HENRY, England.

1663-1743 CAREY, HENRY, America...

.Circa 1700-1743 CARLETON, WILL, America.

1845- L. CARLYLE, THOMAS, Scotland.

1795-1881 CAROLINE MATILDA, Queen of Denmark, England.

1751 -1775 CARY, ALICE, America.

1820-1871 Cary, PHOEBE, America.

1824-1871

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NAMES, NATIVITY, ETC., OF QUOTED AUTHORS.

'America ..

COLE, THOMAS.
England..

1802-1848 COLEMAN, GEORGE, the Younger, England..

1762-1836 COLERIDGE, HARTLEY, England..

1796-1849 COLERIDGE, SAMUEL TAYLOR, England

1772-1834 COLES, ABRAHAM, America

1313 L. COLLINS, WILLIAM, England..

1720-1700 COLTON, CALEB CHARLES, England....

1780-1832 COLUMELLA. LUCIUS JUNIUS MODERATUS GADES,

Flourished 1st Century. CONFUCIUS, China....

.B. C. 551- 479 CONGREVE, WILLIAM, England..

1670-1729 CoxSTABLE, HENRY, England ..

.Circa 1560-1612 COOK, ELIZA, England...

.Circa 1817- L. COOKE, JOHN ESTEN, America

1830 L. COOKE, ROSE TERRY,

1827- L. COOLIDGE, SUSAN (Sarah Woolsey), America...

18 L. CORNWALL, BARRY (Bryan Waller Procter!, England...

1787-1874 CORTEZ, FERNANDO, Spain...

1485-1554 COTTON, CHARLES

1630-1687 COTTON, NATHANIEL, England...

1707-1788 COWLEY, ABRAHAM, England...

1618-1667 CowPER, WILLIAM, England..

1731-1830 COXE, BISHOP ARTHUR CLEVELAND, America. .

18:3- L. CRABBE, Rev. GEORGE, England

1754-1832 CRAIK, MRS. (Dinah Maria Mulock), England

1826- L. CRANCH, CHRISTOPHER PEARSE, America....

:. 1813- L. CRASHAW, RICHARD, England

.Circa 1615-1650 CROLY, GEORGE, Ireland.

1730-1860 CROSS, MARIAN Evans (George Eliot), England.

1820-1880 CUNNINGHAM, ALLAN, Scotland.

1785-1842 CURTIS, GEORGE WILLIAM, America

1824- L. CUSIIMAN, CHARLOTTE SAUNDERS, America

1816-1876

DANIEL, SAMUEL,
England

1562-1619 DANTE, ALGHIERI, Italy.

1265-1321 DARLEY, GEORGE, Ireland.

1785-1849 DARWIN, ERASMUS, England.

1731-1802 DAVENANT, SIR WILLIAM, England.

1605 or 6-1668 DAVIE, ADAM. DAVIES, SIR JOHN, England..

1570-1626 Davis, Sir John FRANCIS, England,

1795. L. Davis, Sarah FOSTER, America..

18 L. Davy, Sir HUMPHREY, England...

1778-1829 Dawsox, Rev. GEORGE...

1821-1876 DAY, CAROLINE A. DECATUR, STEPHEN, America..

1779-1820 DEEMS, CHARLES F., America. .

1820. L. DEFOE, DANIEL England.

1661-1731 DEKKER, THOMAS, England..

- 1638 DELAUNE, HENRY. Wrote circa 1651DEMOPHILUS. DEMOSTHENES,

Greece... .Circa B. C. 382- 3:22 DENHANI, SIR JOHN, Ireland...

1615-1668 DENMAN, LORD THOMAS, England.

1779-1854 DIBDIN, CHARLES, England.

.. 1745-1814 DIBDIN, THOMAS, England.

.. 1771-1841 DICKENS, CHARLES, England....

... 1812-1870 DICKINSON, CHARLES M., America..

... 1812- L DICKINSON, JOHN, America..

1732-1809 DIDIER, GERARD (Erasmus), Holland..

1467-1536 DINNIES, ANNA PEYRE (Moina), America .....

Circa 1810- L. DIONYSIUS, Greece.... Flourished B. C.

7 DISRAELI, BENJAMIN (Lord Beaconsfield', England..

1805-1891 DISRAELI, ISAAC, England....

1766-1843 Dixon, JAMES HENRY, Scocland.

-1776 DOBELL, SYDNEY, England..

1824-1874 DOD, ALBERT BALDWIN, America..

1805 1815 DODDRIDGE, PHILIP, England..

... 1702-1751 Donds, JAMES. DODGE, Mary ABACAIL (Gail Hamilton America...

..Circa 1830. L

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