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- n. temporary residence, as of a stranger or traveller
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Temporary residence, as that of a stranger or a traveler.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of sojourning; temporary residence, as that of a stranger or traveler.
So Noemi came with Ruth, the Moabitess, her daughter in law, from the land of her sojournment: and returned into Bethlehem, in the beginning of the barley harvest.
Wherefore she went forth out of the place of her sojournment, with both her daughters in law: and being now in the way to return into the land of Juda,
And give the blessings of Araham to thee, and to thy seed after thee: that thou mayst possess the land of thy sojournment, which he promised to thy grandfather.
And I will give to thee, and to thy seed, the land of thy sojournment, all the land of Chanaan, for a perpetual possession, and I will be their God.
All mercy shall make a place for every man according to the merit of his works, and according to the wisdom of his sojournment.
I need not say I shall be very happy to hear from you during your sojournment abroad.
During his sojournment in London this animal had been killed; and on the very day of his return to his father's house, he partook of part of his favourite at dinner, without his being made acquainted with the circumstance of its having been slaughtered during his absence.
This was evinced by the aggressiveness of anti-slavery legislation, the repeal of slave sojournment laws, the enactment of personal liberty laws, the increasing preference manifested by Whig and by Democratic electors for anti-slavery Whig, and anti-slavery
Mississippi, and of his marriage and other proceedings there, and the effect of the sojournment and marriage of Harriet, in the same territory, upon herself and her children -- it might become needful to advance one other step into the investigation of the law; to inspect the
Like John Evelyn, we have found the sojournment so agreeable here that we could stay on and on for weeks, spending our days in visiting one interesting château after another.
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