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Jahel

[jey-uh l] /ˈdʒeɪ əl/
noun, Douay Bible.
1.
Jael.
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  • Supper hardly over, M. d'Anquetil took Jahel with him to his room, which was next to mine.

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  • One of them said to Jahel that Gaulard on the market place lodges man and beast.

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  • I was anxious to tear Jahel away from his rage; I thought he would kill her.

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  • I wrote to my mother and to M. d'Asterac, and I composed the most touching epistle to Jahel.

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  • Jahel ran before us, knocking at the doors, in quest of a bed and a surgeon.

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  • I had the greatest difficulty to make him dwell in the pavilion, where he lives alone with his niece, Jahel.

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  • M. d'Anquetil with Jahel took the upstairs room, where the bacon and the onions were suspended on hooks driven into the ceiling.

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  • Entering the post inn I found Jahel in the corner of the fireplace, where five or six fowls were roasting on a spit.

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  • And, taking the pin out of Jahel's hand, he kissed her on both cheeks with inconceivable courtesy, gracefulness and decency.

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  • My imagination went horribly to that night at Sens, thinking that there Jahel's treachery would be completed.

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