Definitions of Rab

  1. A rod or stick used by masons in mixing hair with mortar.

Usage examples for Rab

  1. Behind her was James with Rab. – Famous Stories Every Child Should Know by Various
  2. Fit end for Rab, quick and complete. – Famous Stories Every Child Should Know by Various
  3. Thence it is five parasangs to Hillah, where there are 10, 000 Israelites and four Synagogues: that of R. Meir, who lies buried before it; the Synagogue of Mar Keshisha, who is buried in front of it; also the Synagogue of Rab Zeiri, the son of Chama, and the Synagogue of R. Mari; the Jews pray there every day. – The Itinerary of Benjamin of Tudela by Benjamin of Tudela
  4. She had many sweet and mournful memories connected with poor Rab. – Stories of Many Lands by Grace Greenwood
  5. They behoove to say that's its na the game that draws the young laird sae often to Ben Lone; but just Rab Cameron's handsome lass, Rose, and she is a handsome quean as I said before; but nae 'are to mak' the young master lose his head for a' that! – The Lost Lady of Lone by E.D.E.N. Southworth
  6. Mother said I spent too much for my rab- yit. – The Tin Soldier by Temple Bailey
  7. I was afraid about him, and yet not afraid; so I sat down beside Rab, and being wearied, fell asleep. – Famous Stories Every Child Should Know by Various
  8. You may; and Rab, if he will behave himself. – Famous Stories Every Child Should Know by Various
  9. Little Rab holler: 'Who dat? – Nights With Uncle Remus by Joel Chandler Harris
  10. 34. Rab Jehuda, not Rab, is there associated with Samuel. – The Itinerary of Benjamin of Tudela by Benjamin of Tudela
  11. Old Rab Johnstone's daughter; and that's no great credit to the lass. – The League of the Leopard by Harold Bindloss
  12. Clemens was unacquainted in Edinburgh, but remembered that Dr. John Brown, who had written Rab and His Friend, lived there. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  13. And so I was roused to try " Our Rab and His Friends," which was kindly mailed by Miss Phelps to Mr. Ford, the editor, with a wish that he accept the little story, which he did, sending a welcome check and asking for more contributions. – Memories and Anecdotes by Kate Sanborn
  14. Rab, Jochanan, Elasar, Rabba bar Mare, occasionally refer to Sirach in the way in which the c'tubim were quoted: the writer of Daniel used Baruch; and the translator of Jeremiah put it into Greek. – The Canon of the Bible by Samuel Davidson
  15. And you, Rab, get ye up to the top of Jill's Knowe, and keep a good look- out. – The Caged Lion by Charlotte M. Yonge
  16. It was like giving it to Rab, I thought; but yet I noticed once or twice that the boy looked serious when I showed him anything to give to Maggie, though I often asked him if he'd give it to her himself. – Seven Frozen Sailors by George Manville Fenn
  17. Here is the Synagogue of Rab and Samuel, and their house of study, and in front of it are their graves. – The Itinerary of Benjamin of Tudela by Benjamin of Tudela
  18. In like manner, in John Muir's story of his dog Stickeen,- a story to go with " Rab and his Friends,"- our credulity is not once challenged. – Ways of Nature by John Burroughs
  19. Unacquainted in Edinburgh, Clemens only remembered that Dr. John Brown, author of " Rab and His Friends," lived there. – The Boys' Life of Mark Twain by Albert Bigelow Paine