Samaritan

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Samaritan

1. a native or inhabitant of Samaria
2. short for Good Samaritan
3. the dialect of Aramaic spoken in Samaria
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He was a barrister by profession; a ladies' man by temperament; and a good Samaritan by choice.
If you should be inclined," the letter went on, "to play the good Samaritan, dear Elizabeth, I am positive you would find Minora a bright, intelligent companion--"
Mrs Plornish's father,--a poor little reedy piping old gentleman, like a worn-out bird; who had been in what he called the music- binding business, and met with great misfortunes, and who had seldom been able to make his way, or to see it or to pay it, or to do anything at all with it but find it no thoroughfare,--had retired of his own accord to the Workhouse which was appointed by law to be the Good Samaritan of his district (without the twopence, which was bad political economy), on the settlement of that execution which had carried Mr Plornish to the Marshalsea College.
The legislation also waives the federal government from liability and does not require Good Samaritans to purchase liability insurance as a condition of approval.
In the pages of "When Good Samaritans Get Mugged", author David R.
Through Good Samaritan, we accept requests for an on-air appeal of those who are in need and will find Good Samaritans to help them.
Even when Good Samaritans agree to become witnesses, the guidelines accord them protection and comfort.
CAR crash victims who cheated death were reunited with the mystery Good Samaritans who helped pull them through their ordeal.
Good Samaritans suffering from the syndrome of "too many people and causes to help" can find this avenue effective on all kinds of concerns.
Lack of adequate number of good samaritans largely because of legal and other impediments is one of the reason deaths are high", a bench headed by chief justice P Sathasivam said.
Like Abou Ben Adham, may the tribe of good Samaritans grow in Bahrain
Before the Good Samaritans program began in Mobile County, Alabama, many vulnerable crime victims had no one to turn to.

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