affiction. (1.) A descendant of Judah, of whom it is recorded that "God granted him that which he requested" (1 Chr. 4:9, 10). (2.) A place inhabited by several families of the scribes (1 Chr. 2:55).
jabez followed the direction of the youth's trembling finger, and then, with a vigorous 'Well, I'm blest!'
jabez grinned, and closed his fat fist on the coin thrust into his palm.
A most unusual line for jabez, and the whole matter very mysterious and not a little ominous.
jabez found his conscience abnormally active at that moment.
She read in his eyes the look that she had read in jabez', and knew what he was, and why he obeyed Barton.
But jabez had not forgotten the similitude of the swine ring.
When efforts to locate jabez Trask were made there was a surprise.
There he learned a fact which sent him back to Mr. jabez Pash in London.
Already his employers had discovered the forgery of which they had been the victims, and jabez connected the two events.
Uncle jabez put the oars in the punt and began to untie the painter.