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  • Bearing, for another a degrading office, only performed by slaves
  • Bound round the feet with latchets or strings
  • Called sandals
  • Customs connected with: A man who refused to marry a deceased brother`s wife disgraced by pulling of
  • Customs connected with: The right of redemption resigned by a man`s giving one of his shoes to the n
  • Early use of
  • Illustrative: (Having blood on,) of being engaged in war and slaughter.
  • Illustrative: (Taken off,) of an ignominious and servile condition.
  • Illustrative: (Thrown over a place,) of subjection.
  • Illustrative: Of the beauty conferred on saints.
  • Illustrative: Of the preparation of the gospel.
  • Loosing of, for another a degrading office
  • Of Israel preserved for forty years, while journeying in the wilderness
  • Of ladies of distinction: Often highly ornamental.
  • Of ladies of distinction: Often made of badgers` skins.
  • Of ladies of distinction: Probably often adorned with tinkling ornaments.
  • Often given as bribes
  • Soles of, sometimes plated with brass or iron
  • The Apostles prohibited from taking for their journey more, than the pair they had on
  • The Jews: Never wore, in mourning.
  • The Jews: Put off, when they entered sacred places.
  • The Jews: Put on, before beginning a journey.
  • Worn out by a long journey

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