Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Middle English form of rithe.
  • An awkward Middle English spelling of right.

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Examples

  • Bhraithfe� scaipthe, scuabtha agus ar sceitimin� ag rith is ag l�imt.

    One of these days…

  • In 1977, when members of a Hanafi Muslim group seized B'nai B'rith's headquarters and two other Washington buildings, Mr. Simon and more than 100 of his colleagues were tied up and held hostage.

    Bernard Simon, longtime B'nai B'rith public relations director, dies

  • In 1977, Mr. Simon and more than 100 of his coworkers were held hostage when Hanafi Muslims violently took over B'nai B'rith's headquarters and two other Washington buildings.

    Bernard Simon, father of HBO producer, dies

  • A June 2010 B'nai B'rith's Survey of Contemporary Israeli Attitudes toward World Jewry asked 500 Jewish Israelis age 18 and over whether: "A two-state solution is essential to Israel's survival as the Jewish homeland and a thriving democracy."

    Sara Reef: A One-State Solution?

  • The sweat-o-meter at the B'nai B'rith's Anti-Defamation League has to be in the red zone.

    Phil Bronstein: Is it Good for the Jews? Whatever You Do, Don't Blame Oprah

  • Freud was among other things an enthusiastic member of B’nai B’rith, which is a Jewish separatist Masonic order, responsible for such abominations as the ADL.

    i have to conclude israel isn’t worth it

  • "It would be very difficult for the aging community" if the House decided to pass the Senate bill as is, said B'nai B'rith's director of aging policy, Rachel Goldberg.

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  • Only at that point, in 1939, about a year after Hitler finally closed B'nai B'rith's Nazi-authorized German operations, B'nai B'rith decided to ` ` approve '' an international boycott against the Nazi regime.

    The Ukiah Daily Journal Forum

  • B'nai B'rith's post-Civil War leaders were pro-Confederate operatives, including later president Simon Wolf, who had been arrested by the War Department in Washington, D.C. as the lawyer for a Confederate spy ring.

    The Ukiah Daily Journal Forum

  • Rabbi Isaac Wise established B'nai B'rith's center for the ` ` liberalizing '' of Judaism in Cincinnati, Ohio -- coinciding with Cincinnati's other great Scottish Rite scheme, the launching of the Knights of the Golden Circle.

    The Ukiah Daily Journal Forum

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