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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 ?
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.
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--"
Summary: Indonesia's Anak Krakatau volcano in Sunda Strait, straddling East Java and Sumatra, spewed ash and flaming rocks.
Joe Bravo is excited about his second trip to Dubai to ride Anak Nakal, a four-year-old trained by Hall of Famer Nick Zito.
The new album reprises some of the president's earlier songs, such as "Untukmu Anak Manis" (For You Sweet Child), "Selamat Berjuang" (Good Luck with Your Struggle) and "Rinduku Padamu" (I Miss You), in instrumental form arranged by musician Yockie Suryo Prayono.
Earlier the same afternoon at the Miami-area track, Court Vision, Cool Coal Man, Anak Nakal, Monba, and Z Humor are entered in the Fountain of Youth Stakes, the most prestigious race for 3-year-olds so far this season.
Hiddensee also represents Johnston, who sent out Swift Sailor and Contact Dancer to take minor honours behind Anak Pekan 12 months ago.