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buz

buz in the Bible

contempt. (1.) The second son of Nahor and Milcah, and brother of Huz (Gen. 22:21). Elihu was one of his descendants (Job 32:2). (2.) One of the chiefs of the tribe of Gad (1 Chr. 5:14). (3.) A district in Arabia Petrea (Jer. 25:23).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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  • I have two, named Huz and buz, and their mother is Topaz, because she has yellow eyes.

    Little Men Louisa May Alcott
  • But buz shared his confinement, and the apparition of buz's mistress was not unknown.

    Thorley Weir E. F. (Edward Frederic) Benson
  • Then she bent down over the sofa once more, and kissed buz on his nose, and on the top of his head.

    Thorley Weir E. F. (Edward Frederic) Benson
  • I loved buz best: it was my privilege to help him in the only way possible.

    Thorley Weir E. F. (Edward Frederic) Benson
  • Charles laid a comforting hand on buz's head, and stroked his ears.

    Thorley Weir E. F. (Edward Frederic) Benson
  • Bo began very piously "Our Father," but just here buz bit his foot.

    Bolax Josephine Culpeper
  • All during the feast, buz kept stealing searching glances at Joel.

    Joel: A Boy of Galilee Annie Fellows Johnston
  • But buz listened, wider awake than he had ever been before in his life.

    Joel: A Boy of Galilee Annie Fellows Johnston
  • And Dedan, and Thema, and buz, and all that have their hair cut round.

  • buz had brought him some wheat-cakes and cheese to eat on the way back.

    Joel: A Boy of Galilee Annie Fellows Johnston

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