Anak


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Anak

(ā`năk), according to a folk tradition in the Bible, an ancestor of the Anakim, a tribe of giants inhabiting Hebron and its vicinity at the time of the Israelite conquest of Canaan. ArbaArba
or Arbah
, in the Bible, eponym of Kirjath-arba, "the city of Arba," usually called Hebron. Arba is called the father of Anak.
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 is cited as Anak's father, and Ahiman, Sheshai, and Talmai as his sons. According to early tradition in the Book of Joshua, Joshua and Caleb practically eradicated the tribe.
References in classic literature ?
I charged him once with being guilty of emotion when roaring round the den with the Son of Anak pickaback.
Do you know, Anak, you can't appreciate the joy of being the buffoon, playing the clown.
You see, Anak, it's a habit I can't shake off of leaving vivid memories behind.
Take my word for it, Anak, it was a blow-out memorable in Trampdom to this day.
Returning to the original conversation, don't you find, Anak, that though Loria handles the bipartition of the revenues with scrupulous care, he yet omits one important factor, namely--"
By some naturalists who have vaguely heard rumors of the mysterious creature, here spoken of, it is included among the class of cuttle-fish, to which, indeed, in certain external respects it would seem to belong, but only as the Anak of the tribe.
I, also, though a small-sized man, went to work like a son of Anak.
Ang Natatanging Anak Kabanatuan awardee Joby Linsangan-Moreno
Aside from the feeding program, the city government, through its Anak program, is investing millions of pesos annually to continuously implement its scholarship program for the young learners, Senior High School and college students here to ensure their bright future.
Mum Anak gave birth to the healthy boy at Dublin Zoo at 6.
Janang Anak Ensiring were invited by the Director of Broadcasting, Radio & Television Malaysia, Sarawak to conduct a three-day crash course called Iban Language Course for Iban Program Organizers of Iban Service, WaiFM, RTM Kuching and Cats Radio, Kuching.
Malysia Airlines on Wednesday announced that it has donated school kits to 25 children from Rumah Anak Yatim Taman Baiduri for their 2012 academic year.