Mediterranean flavors paired with eggplant and barley make these lamb shanks perfect for winter.
These lamb burgers buzz with Greek flavors—garlic, oregano, and mint.
The flavors are wonderful; lamb and mole are two of my favorite things and the combination of them together is heavenly.
Depending upon how much lamb is included, the stew can be lentil with lamb or lamb with lentils.
lamb then drops the girl off at her home, confident that he has taught her a valuable lesson.
Don't think of your sins; they're done away i' th' blood o' the lamb.
The bones of lamb are pink, while those of mutton are white.
But then came the voice of the preacher: "Behold the lamb of God, that taketh away the sin of the world."
The joint is jagged in lamb, but smooth and round in mutton.
Bones of lamb should be small; end of bone in leg of lamb should be serrated; flesh pink, and fat white.
Old English lamb "lamb," from Proto-Germanic *lambaz (cf. Old Norse, Old Frisian, Gothic lamb, Middle Dutch, Dutch lam, Middle High German lamp, German Lamm "lamb"). Common to the Germanic languages, but with no certain cognates outside them. Old English plural was lomberu. Applied to persons (especially young Church members, gentle souls, etc.) from late Old English. Also sometimes used ironically for cruel or rough characters (e.g. Kirke's Lambs in wars of 1684-86). Lamb's-wool (adj.) is from 1550s.
A dear, sweet person: Mary is such a lamb (1923+)
(1.) Heb. kebes, a male lamb from the first to the third year. Offered daily at the morning and the evening sacrifice (Ex. 29:38-42), on the Sabbath day (Num. 28:9), at the feast of the New Moon (28:11), of Trumpets (29:2), of Tabernacles (13-40), of Pentecost (Lev. 23:18-20), and of the Passover (Ex. 12:5), and on many other occasions (1 Chr. 29:21; 2 Chr. 29:21; Lev. 9:3; 14:10-25). (2.) Heb. taleh, a young sucking lamb (1 Sam. 7:9; Isa. 65:25). In the symbolical language of Scripture the lamb is the type of meekness and innocence (Isa. 11:6; 65:25; Luke 10:3; John 21:15). The lamb was a symbol of Christ (Gen. 4:4; Ex. 12:3; 29:38; Isa. 16:1; 53:7; John 1:36; Rev. 13:8). Christ is called the Lamb of God (John 1:29, 36), as the great sacrifice of which the former sacrifices were only types (Num. 6:12; Lev. 14:12-17; Isa. 53:7; 1 Cor. 5:7).