Iscah

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Iscah

(ĭs`kə), in the Bible, niece of Abraham.
References in classic literature ?
Tom Smallways was a green-grocer by trade and a gardener by disposition; his little wife Jessica saw to the shop, and Heaven had planned him for a peaceful world.
Let's hope he don't know too much," said Jessica, who had a fine sense of limitations.
Nor don't want to go," said Jessica sharply; "creering about and spendin' your money.
I suppose you couldn't lend us a hand this morning," said Jessica, in his impressive pause.
You'd better take this lot first, Tom," said Jessica.
And presently he too was going out into a world of change and wonder, bowed beneath a load of potatoes and patriotic insecurity, that merged at last into a very definite irritation at the weight and want of style of the potatoes and a very clear conception of the entire detestableness of Jessica.
Shylock goes to this supper although to his daughter Jessica he says,
But Jessica does not join her father in his hatred of all Christians.
In the midst of this happiness the runaway couple, Lorenzo and Jessica, arrive from Venice with another of Antonio's friends who brings a letter to Bassanio.
To his memory came back those lines in which Jessica and Lorenzo murmur melodious words to one another, capping each other's utterance; but passion shines bright and clear through the conceits that amuse them.
In the "Alias" comics, written by Brian Michael Bendis, Jessica got into a car accident with her parents and brother while they were on their way to Disney World.