Uzza


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Uzza

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Uzzah

(ŭz`ə), in the Bible. 1 Israelite who met sudden death after touching the Ark of the Covenant. 2 Benjamite. 3 Descendant of Merari. 4 One who returned with Zerubbabel.
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The fact that Mai Mishra travels from Africa to Asia as part of a triumvirate may reflect the Afro-Arabian triune deities Allat, Uzza and Manat.
Felder, 1867) 169 Megeuptychia antonoe (Cramer, 1775) 170 Pseudodebis zimri (Butler, 1869) 171 Taygetis inconspicua Draudt, 1931 172 Taygetis leuctra Butler, 1870 173 Taygetis uncinata Weymer, 1907 174 Taygetis uzza Butler, 1869 Charaxinae 175 Hypna clytemnestra mexicana A.
According to the first one, Naamah is "the great seducer not only of men, but also of spirits and demons" who even managed to entice Uzza and Azael, the angelic leaders of the Enochian tradition.
She was the daughter of Khuwayled bin Asad bin Abdul Uzza bin Qusayy.
Themed to the stirring, Old Testament tale of Uzza, Leonard invites the reader to consider the terrible beauty of the world.
So much so that even Ka'ba which was rebuilt by Ibrahim (PBUH) for the worship of One God was filled with 360 idols including Lat, Manat and Uzza.
These angels are even identified by name, Uzza and Azael.
(20) Occorre a questo proposito aprire una parentesi riguardante l'interpretazione occidentale del culto diabolico seguito dagli arabi che era nato dalla diffusione dei culti astrali, come la Dea Allat, oppure la Dea Uzza che s'identificava appunto con il pianeta Venere.
What is the character of this man?' He replied: 'Man will be in Our image, and his wisdom will be superior to yours.' When He had created man and he sinned and obtained a pardon, Uzza and Azael approached Him and said: 'We have a claim against You, for the man whom You have made has sinned against You.' He said to them: 'Had you been with them you would have been worse.' And God cast them down from their holy position in heaven.