Definitions

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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of humble.

Etymologies

humble + -eth (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • I tell you, this man went down to his house justified rather than the other: for every: one that exalteth himself shall be abased; and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted.

    The Dor�� Gallery of Bible Illustrations

  • ‘Verily this lion humbleth himself to me and I am master of him, and I see not why I should not mount him and strip off his hide, as with the other wild beasts.’

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • He croucheth, and humbleth himself, that the poor may fall by his strong ones.

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  • Seest thou how Ahab humbleth himself before me? because he humbleth himself before me, I will not bring the evil in his days: but in his son's days will I bring the evil upon his house.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • For whosoever exalteth himself shall be abased; and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • I tell you, this man went down to his house justified rather than the other: for every one that exalteth himself shall be abased; and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • I tell you, this man went down to his house justified that is, forgiven ed.rather than the other: for every one that exalteth himself shall be abased; and he that humbleth himself shall be exalted.

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  • "For all that," said Don Quixote, "thou must seat thyself, because him who humbleth himself God exalteth;" and seizing him by the arm he forced him to sit down beside himself.

    Don Quixote

  • Their land also is full of silver and gold, neither is there any end of their treasures; their land is also full of horses, neither is there any end of their chariots: their land also is full of idols; they worship the work of their own hands, that which their own fingers have made: and the mean man boweth down, and the great man humbleth himself: therefore forgive them not.

    Isaiah 2.

  • Who is like unto the LORD our God, who dwelleth on high, who humbleth himself to behold the things that are in heaven, and in the earth!

    Psalms 113.

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