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Comprehensive Dictionary of the Gods

Anne S. Baumgartner

Comprehensive Dictionary of the Gods

by Anne S. Baumgartner

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Published by Carol Pub Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Religion

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7941460M
    ISBN 100806511230
    ISBN 109780806511238

    The New Bible Dictionary is a reference work ideally suited for people of all ages and backgrounds. This magnificent and comprehensive Bible dictionary has set the standard for evangelical Bible dictionaries for five decades. Now in its third edition, it is the clear leader in its field. The third edition of the New Bible Dictionary will increase the reader's knowledge and understanding of God /5(3). books based on 74 votes: The Compact Edition of the Oxford English Dictionary, 2 Vols w/Reading Glass by Herbert Coleridge, Merriam-Webster's Collegi.

    A Bible dictionary is a reference work containing encyclopedic entries related to the Bible, typically concerning people, places, customs, doctrine and Biblical dictionaries can be scholarly or popular in tone. The first dictionary of the Bible in English was the . Praise for the previous edition: this reference represents the most comprehensive listing of deities of principal religions available. A worthwhile addition for academic libraries.(Library Journal) For more t years, people have worshiped deities of the sun, sky, and sea, as well as creator gods, relying on the guidance of faith in the midst of the mysterious world around them.

    Illustrated Dictionary of Mythology: Heroes, Heroines, Gods, and Goddesses from Around the World. by Philip Wilkinson "The Illustrated Dictionary of Mythology covers more than the usual Greek and Roman pantheons, revealing the mythos of major cultures from around the globe--Japan, North America, India and Australia, just to name a few.. Divided into geographic regions, every page is packed. like a ‘proper’ dictionary, deal with all the words and names in the Bible. But over the years I have found that people refer to the book as a dictionary anyway, so this edition has changed the title to Bridgeway Bible Dictionary. The ‘bridge’ element in the title reflects the aim of all Bridgeway books, which is to.


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Glick (Mellen Studies in Mythology, V. 1: Edwin Mellen Press) A first place to seek identification of characters and places from Greek and Roman Mythology. Glick has produced a monograph which, in time, will be found on the shelf of every serious classicist.4/5(1).

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Dictionary of Gods Comprehensive Dictionary of the Gods book Goddesses, Second Edition provides access to more than 2, of these religious figures /5. Dictionary of Gods and Goddesses. Michael Jordan. Infobase Publishing, - Goddesses - pages. 1 Review.

Praise for the previous edition: this reference represents the most 4/5(1). There are several dictionaries of gods, most recently the far more inclusive and expensive Guide to the Gods: A Dictionary of the Functions and Aspects of Deities [RBB Mr 15 92]. Libraries needing a dictionary on this topic will find Encyclopedia of Reviews:   Hart's dictionary of Egyptian Gods and Goddesses is a comprehensive and detailed book on Gods and Goddesses in Egypt.

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The Routledge Dictionary of Gods and Goddesses,Devils and Demons From classical Greek and Roman mythology to the gods of Eastern Europe and Mesopotamia; from Nordic giants to Islamic jinns and Egyptian monsters, this classic dictionary is packed with descriptions of the figures most worshipped and feared around the world and across time.

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Allah —a contraction of the word al-Ilah or al-Ilāh (meaning “the god”) —contraction variations: Al-lāh and Allāh The name “Allah” does not belong to Islam; it was used by Jews, Arabic peoples and Christians long BEFORE the existence of Islam.

The word “Allah” does not appear in the Hebrew or Greek Scriptures of the Old or New Testament, however neither does the word “god.”. Students of archaeology, travellers, visitors to museums and all those interested in mythology will value this comprehensive handbook.

It details the major gods and goddesses and presents a broad survey of others, giving a vivid picture of the complexity and richness of the imagery of Egyptian mythology.5/5(1). An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip.

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