conqueror, one of the seven deacons appointed in the apostolic Church (Acts 6:1-6). Nothing further is known of him.
But nicanor drew her back to him, lifting both her cool palms to his burning face.
There was another son of Antipater, however, named nicanor, who was then in Macedon.
Then came the shield-bearing infantry: nicanor was their general.
Valerius and nicanor betook themselves to the house appointed.
"And there he found what he had been seeking," said nicanor, very low.
nicanor replied that he had, and wished to show the advantage of his new idea.
nicanor, peering through the brambles at the sombre train, read the story in the man's face, where tragedy sat frozen.
nicanor came to hate him vindictively, with no reason at all, as he hated all the world just then.
"I saw thee sold," said nicanor, and looked at her with new eyes.
"nicanor, thy slave," he answered, but his voice was not a slave's voice.