Is found in Genesis 29:7 as a rendering of the Hebrew yom agadhol, literally, "great day." The Hebrew means the day at its height, broad daylight as contrasted with the time for getting the cattle to their sheds for the night (compare French grand jour). In John 19:31, "highday" renders megale hemera, literally, "great day," and refers to the Passover Sabbath-and therefore a Sabbath of special sanctity.
5610. hora -- a time or period, an hour
... day, hour, instant, season. Apparently a primary word; an "hour" (literally or
figuratively) -- day, hour, instant, season, X short, (even-)tide, (high) time. ...
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2369. thumiaterion -- altar of incense, a censer 5927. alah -- to go up, ascend, climb
... censer, but) either the altar of incense, or the shovel, on which the high-priest
poured the coals, when he entered the Holy of Holies on the Day of Atonement. ...
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... A primitive root; to ascend, intransitively (be high) or actively (mount); used
in a ... arise (up), (cause to) ascend up, at once, break (the day) (up), bring (up ...
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Easter Day 178. At the Lamb's High Feast we Sing
... II. THE CHRISTIAN YEAR Easter Day 178. At the Lamb's high feast we sing.
Eight 7's Salzburg (Hintze): Jakob Hintze, 1678; harm. ...
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Ascension. To-Day Our Lord Went up on High
... ASCENSION. To-day our Lord went up on high. 1. To-day our Lord went
up on high 2. Since Christ is gone to heaven, His home ...
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CM Sp. Of Psalms. The Day-Spring from on High.
... SUPPLEMENT. 589. CM Sp. of Psalms. The Day-Spring From on High. 1 Thy servants
in the temple watched The dawning of the day, Impatient ...
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Thou Art Gone up on High
... II. THE CHRISTIAN YEAR Ascension Day 189. Thou art gone up on high. SMD Old
Twenty-Fifth: John Day, Psalter, 1562. Emma Toke, 1851. Thou art gone up on high ...
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Friday --The Day of Suffering.
... because it was the Preparation, that the bodies should not remain on the cross upon
the sabbath (for the day of that sabbath was a high day), asked of Pilate ...
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First Day in New York
... That this High Priest, while enjoying all the comforts and privileges belonging
to his high office, together with its honors ... This is my first day in New York. ...
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... or Roman Catholic church at any day of some special celebration and there he cannot
help but observe an imitation of the lamentable vanity of a high priest of ...
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Money for Postage.
... That Sabbath was to her, indeed, 'a high day.' A week later the frequent
prophecy that she should hear me preach was fulfilled. ...
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Prayer-Equipment for Preachers
... with the women, "continued with one accord in prayer and supplication," and so
continued until the Day of Pentecost, when the power from on high descended upon ...
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After the Resurrection Day.
... that the Christ should suffer, and rise again from the dead the third day; and that ...
but tarry ye in the city, until ye be clothed with power from on high.". ...
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