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Eccl.

or Eccles

eccl.

or eccles

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Historical Examples
  • His name has been attached to them solely on account of eccl.

    Archology and the Bible George A. Barton
  • On the top of the print, “O mors quam amara est memoria tua homini pacem habenti in substantiis suis, etc.” eccl.

    The Dance of Death Francis Douce
  • Usually these sports seem but foolishness to serious men; and they say of this mirth, as Solomon, "it is madness," eccl.

  • Weary your bodies in your daily labours; "for the sleep of the labouring man is sweet," eccl.

  • Hooker the Judicious, a Devonshire man, uses the word in this sense in the eccl.

  • On the top of the print, “O mors bonum est judicium tuum homini indigenti, et qui minoratur viribus defecto ætate, &c.” eccl.

    The Dance of Death Francis Douce
  • The hearts of the sons of men are evil, and madness is in their hearts while they live, eccl.

    The Anatomy of Melancholy Democritus Junior
British Dictionary definitions for eccl

eccl.

abbreviation
1.
ecclesiastic(al)
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Related Abbreviations for eccl

Eccl

Ecclesiastes

eccl.

1.
ecclesiastic
2.
ecclesiastical
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