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Jeroboam

Old Testament
1. the first king of the northern kingdom of Israel (?922--?901 bc)
2. king of the northern kingdom of Israel (?786--?746 bc)

Jeroboam

forsook worship of God; made golden calves. [O.T.: I Kings 12:28–33]

Jeroboam

with God’s sanction, establishes hegemony over ten tribes of Israel. [O.T.: I Kings 11:31–35]
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Among the highlights from the staggering and comprehensive selection of the Dujac portfolio were 6 magnums of 1985 Clos de la Roche (HK$344,400/US$44,154, Lot 222), and a Jeroboam of 1978 Clos de la Roche in owc (HK$177,120/US$22,708, Lot 221).
DRC highlights from this collection included 6 magnums of 1990 DRC Assortment (HK$541,200/US$69,385, Lot 877), 12 bottles of 1999 DRC Assortment in banded owc (HK$344,400/US$44,154, Lot 879), a Jeroboam of 1976 Romanee Conti (HK$196,800/US$25,231, Lot 910) and 4 bottles of the legendary 1978 DRC Montrachet (HK$246,000/US$31,538, Lot 960), two of which were World Records.
One London club sold 14 jeroboam to a single customer on Saturday night, each costing around pounds 3,500.
Jeroboams has made the most of a bright start to the summer and Eismann has introduced a new catalogue which has boosted sales.
But Mirror Sport has dug up the astonishing footage, which includes Poulter telling of his plans to get "absolutely wasted on jeroboams of Champagne".
Jeroboams not only sells groceries, but is a purveyor of fine foods and wines from around the world and the size of its customer base has grown with its reputation.
Party promoter Andrew Dax went all out - ordering jeroboams of Cristal champagne and Grey Goose vodka - it was getting pretty rowdy.
Laytons became part of the Jeroboams Group in 1999.
Jeroboams has acquired the wholesale cheese supply business of Barstow and Barr.
Rich is the founder and owner of the Jeroboams Group, comprising eight food and wine shops and Laytons Wine Merchants.
Laytons Wine Merchants, part of the Jeroboams Group, has appointed Neill McKenzie as an associate director.