Definition of Phylactery. Meaning of Phylactery. Synonyms of Phylactery
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Definition of Phylactery
PhylacteryPhylactery Phy*lac"ter*y, n.; pl. Phylacteries. [OE.
filateri, OF. filatire, filatiere, F. phylact[`e]re, L.
phylacterium, Gr. ?, fr. ? a watcher, guard, ? to watch,
guard. Cf. Philatory.]
1. Any charm or amulet worn as a preservative from danger or
2. A small square box, made either of parchment or of black
calfskin, containing slips of parchment or vellum on which
are written the scriptural passages Exodus xiii. 2-10, and
11-17, Deut. vi. 4-9, 13-22. They are worn by Jews on the
head and left arm, on week-day mornings, during the time
of prayer. --Schaff-Herzog Encyc.
3. Among the primitive Christians, a case in which the relics
of the dead were inclosed.
Meaning of Phylactery from wikipedia
to: Tefillin, boxes containing Torah verses
worn by some Jews when praying
or charm, worn for its supposed magical
a lich by means
of necromancy, using
a magical receptacle called
the lich's soul. In some sources
- /ˈtfɪlɪn/; Israeli
Hebrew: [tfiˈlin], תְּפִלִּין or תְּפִילִּין) or phylacteries
, is a set of small black leather boxes containing scrolls
life using spells
to bind his intellect
and soul to his "phylactery
" and thereby achieving
a form of immortality. Liches
) and the shape
of the Yod on the arm phylactery
le-Moshe mi-Sinai. The letter
on the head Tefillin
- Phylactery Factory
is the second album
Dienel, but the first under
the White Hinterland
name. The album, written
the clothing. Tefillin
(Hebrew: תְפִלִּין), known
(from the Gr**** word φυλακτήριον, meaning
sa****uard or amulet), are two...
Pisanello: Portrait of a Princess
Raphael: Angel Holding
; La belle
jardinière; The Holy Family
with the Blue...
Hinterland, whose first
album, titled Phylactery
Factory, was released
4, 2008, by the independent record
- [of Scripture] differ
only in that the Books
may be written
in any language, while phylacteries
may be written...
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