Judith

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  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Judith an Apocryphal book telling how Judith saved her people
    • n Judith Jewish heroine in one of the books of the Apocrypha; she saved her people by decapitating the Assyrian general Holofernes
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Usage

In literature:

She had the air of a Judith or a Jael.
"Dreamers of the Ghetto" by I. Zangwill
Antoinette Brown Blackwell of New Jersey; Mrs. Judith W. Smith of Massachusetts and Miss Emily Howland of New York.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume V"
Douglas, Judith Hyams, 217; 330.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume VI" by Various
Judith looked like a young lady who took, and could take, a great many liberties in it.
"The House in Town" by Susan Warner
He found in the charms of the fair Judith herself somewhat to give him pause.
"The Magnificent Adventure" by Emerson Hough
He always liked to be there before the Squire, and see him and his daughters, Miss Judith and Miss Mary, come in.
"The Humourous Story of Farmer Bumpkin's Lawsuit" by Richard Harris
Yes, if ever there was one; or the kiss of Judith of Bethulia.
"Shadow Mountain" by Dane Coolidge
Her name was Judith, and the married one was Dorothea.
"The Girls and I" by Mary Louisa Stewart Molesworth
Willard looked fatter to Judith after a meal, probably because she knew how much he ate.
"The Wishing Moon" by Louise Elizabeth Dutton
ANTHONY, JUDITH HICKS, 3.
"The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony (Volume 2 of 2)" by Ida Husted Harper
But how chagrined Aunt Judith and my cruel cousins will be when Love tells them the startling truth.
"Dainty's Cruel Rivals" by Mrs. Alex McVeigh Miller
This William Simonds married Judith Phippen, who came to America in the ship "Planter" in 1635.
"Glimpses of the Past" by W. O. Raymond
Judith saw it even as he did.
"The Women-Stealers of Thrayx" by Fox B. Holden
When she wrote to me she would send the letter to her father at Miskolcz, directed to Judith Benke.
"Eyes Like the Sea" by Mór Jókai
While she was thus in the act of stealing glances, Judith abruptly swung round.
"McClure's Magazine, Vol. XXXI, No. 4, August 1908" by Various
Judith was always kind to her, and the handsome lad with his boyish adoration was at least a settled feature of her life.
"Christine" by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
Was this Judith again incarnate?
"Eleven Possible Cases" by Frank R. Stockton
At the age of nineteen he married the beautiful and amiable Judith Robinson who was very wealthy.
"Sages and Heroes of the American Revolution" by L. Carroll Judson
She'll fix 'em all nice, jes' how Mis' Judith like.
"The Valiants of Virginia" by Hallie Erminie Rives
Judith, the nurse, was to have it prepared so and so, and she would herself administer it.
"Forty Years in the Wilderness of Pills and Powders" by William A. Alcott
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In poetry:

Here in my heart I am Helen;
I'm Aspasia and Hero, at least.
I'm Judith, and Jael, and Madame de Stael;
I'm Salome, moon of the East.
"Song Of One Of The Girls" by Dorothy Parker
I sang Deborah's triumph song;
I struck the foe with Judith's sword;
'Twas I who to the angel said,
"Behold the handmaid of the Lord!"
"Myself" by Harriet Monroe
Here come your Marjorie Daw, your dear Bad Boy,
Prudence, and Judith the Bethulian,
And many more, to wish you birthday joy,
And sunny hours, and sky caerulean!
"Thomas Bailey Aldrich" by Henry Van Dyke
The Pray'r of Judith of more use was found
Than those strong walls, which did the town surround,
To save Bethulia's war-devoted tow'rs
From Holofernes' desolating pow'rs.
"Advice To A Soldier" by Rees Prichard

In news:

At the opening ceremony of the new Queens Family Courthouse in February 2003, New York State Chief Judge Judith Kaye said.
Last year I was walking down 5th Avenue and I passed right by Judith Light.
Judith Lee Chapman , 76, passed away peacefully Wednesday, Nov 7, 2012, at St Joseph Health Center.
Pediatrician Judith L Schaechter gives an HPV vaccination to a 13-year-old girl.
Take for example the case of Judith Koenig.
Judith Marie Connolly was born in Baltimore and raised in Rockdale, where she lived her entire life.
Judith Ruiz-Branch & Greta Johnsen.
The Florida Judicial Qualifications Commission has filed a notice of formal charges against Judge Judith Hawkins.
Honorary co-chair Linda Mercado Greene and gala chair Judith Terra.
The Gallery at Coventry Arts and Antiques, 1140 Main St in Coventry , will have an open house on Saturday, Dec 1, from 5 to 7 pm Artwork on display will be by Judith Meyers, Karen Olsen and Carol Francis.
Judith, the mother, is a well-known actress, currently taking a break from the stage.
Executive Producers Julia Parker-Benello Wendy Ettinger Judith Helfand.
The Land of Decoration shares a crucial element with Room: a young person's narration – in this case, 10-year-old Judith.
Judith Wahl, executive director of the Advocacy Centre for the Elderly, says Ontario's retirement home legislation is " deeply flawed" and fails to protect the province's most vulnerable.
Rachel Griffiths, Judith Light, Stockard Channing, Thomas Sadoski and Stacy Keach star in Other Desert Cities in its transfer to Broadway's Booth Theatre.
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In science:

Judith Epstein, Dmitry Fuchs, and Maike Meyer, Chekanov-Eliashberg invariants and transverse approximations of Legendrian knots, Pacific J.
On the equivalence of Legendrian and transverse invariants in knot Floer homology
Judith Epstein, Dmitry Fuchs, and Maike Meyer.
On the Legendrian and transverse classification of cablings
Virginia Barker, Dennis O’Connor, Judith Bachant, and Elliot Soloway.
Pruning Isomorphic Structural Sub-problems in Configuration
The authors would like to thank Bonnie Dorr, Jimmy Lin, Saif Mohammad, Judith L.
Scientific Paper Summarization Using Citation Summary Networks
The authors are indebted to David Alburger and Garman Harbottle for supplying us with raw data from the BNL experiment; to Claus Frohlich and Judith Lean for providing solar irradiance data; and to Jeffrey D.
Power Spectrum Analysis of BNL Decay-Rate Data
Additionally, Erich collaborated with Judith M.
Erich Leo Lehmann---A glimpse into his life and work
Regnier-Prost (principal authors), Doug Arnold, Lorna Balkan, Frederik Fouvry, Judith Klein, Klaus However, while this work can be seen as an imNetter, Stephan Oepen, Dominique Estival, Kirsten portant step in the right direction, we are very Falkedal, and Sabine Lehmann. 1995a.
TSNLP - Test Suites for Natural Language Processing
Tom Fettig, Fred Oberhauser, and Martin RonNetter, Kader Diagne, Ludwig Dickmann, and Judith Klein. 1993. A Diagnostic Tool for German dell.
TSNLP - Test Suites for Natural Language Processing
McKeown, Department of Computer Science and Judith L.
Resources for Evaluation of Summarization Techniques
Klavans, Judith L. and Min-Yen Kan. (1998, to appear).
Resources for Evaluation of Summarization Techniques
Gopen, George D., and Swan, Judith A., "The Science of Scientific Writing," Amer.
New Guidelines For Spreadsheets
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