“The biceps of Hercules was a puny affair when he rolled about in swaddling-clothes.”
“He comes from the infinite distance of the eternal heavens to finite nearness, wrapped in swaddling cloths and laid in a manger (Luke 2: 7).”
“And this shall be a sign unto you; Ye shall find the babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger.”
“The scripture is fairly straightforward: “She brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes ...””
“I'm not up on art, but my guess is that the infant is swaddled -- wrapped in swaddling bands.”
“I have had blood on my hands since before your father was born, and you were still in swaddling clothes when I killed my last man.”
“This transcendant being was perhaps inadequately represented by a hideous plastic doll, swathed … in swaddling, whatever that might have been.”
“Recommended if … you believe that a child who can sing “Baby Beluga” can understand: “And she brought forth her firstborn son and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger, because there was no room for them at the inn.””
“Luk 2: 12 And this shall be a sign unto you; Ye shall find the babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger.”
“And she brought forth her first-born Son and wrapped Him in swaddling clothes and laid Him in a manger because there was no room for Him in the inn.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘swaddling’.
A list of words that are odd or words that I have looked up.
amber words is the term I use for words that are all but fossilized, in the sense that their use is always in the context of a single expression. Examples include caboodle, dudgeon, umbrage
Vocabulary for Chapter Four of the Best Christmas Pageant Ever
All those words (or distinctive phrases) you only hear at a certain time of year...
Hey! This is my 100th list!
Looking for tweets for swaddling.