Cain and Abel

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Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • Cain and Abel — This article is about the first and second sons of Adam and Eve. For other uses, see Cain and Abel (disambiguation). Abel , Cain , and My Brother s Keeper redirect here. For other uses, see Abel (disambiguation), Cain (disambiguation), and My… …   Wikipedia

  • Cain and Abel — I Australian Slang a table II Cockney Rhyming Slang Table Sit yourself at the cain and I ll bring you your Tommy (Tommy Tucker supper) …   English dialects glossary

  • Cain and Abel — In the Hebrew scriptures, the sons of Adam and Eve. According to Genesis, Cain, the firstborn, was a farmer, and his brother Abel was a shepherd. Cain was enraged when God preferred his brother s sacrifice of sheep to his own offering of grain,… …   Universalium

  • Cain and Abel (comics) — Infobox comics character character name=Cain and Abel converted=y caption=Cain, Gregory, and Abel approach the House of Mystery (the House of Secrets looming in the background) in Berni Wrightson s cover artwork to Welcome Back to the House of… …   Wikipedia

  • Cain and Abel's Alley —    1) Out of Angel Alley, Houndsditch (Strype, 1755 Dodsley, 1761).    Not named in the maps.    2) Out of Bishopsgate Street Without. In Bishopsgate Ward Without (Strype, ed. 1755 Dodsley, 1761).    Not named in the maps …   Dictionary of London

  • Kane and Abel — may refer to* Kane and Abel (novel) , the 1979 novel by Jeffrey Archer * Kane Abel (miniseries), in 1985 was made into a CBS television miniseries starring Peter Strauss as Rosnovski and Sam Neill as Kane. *Kane Abel (rappers), a duo from New… …   Wikipedia

  • Kane and Abel (novel) — infobox Book | name = Kane and Abel title orig = translator = image caption = recent edition cover author = Jeffrey Archer cover artist = country = United Kingdom language = English series = genre = Novel publisher = Hodder Stoughton release date …   Wikipedia

  • CAIN — (Heb. קַיִן, Qayin, smith ), the firstborn son of adam and eve , brother of abel and seth (Gen. 4:1, 25). In the Bible Cain and Abel both brought offerings to God from the fruits of their labors, but God did not pay heed to Cain s gift. Ignoring… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Abel (Son of Adam) —     Abel     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Abel     (From the Hebrew word for Vanity, probably so called from the shortness of his life Gesenius; Gr., Abel, whence Eng. form).     Abel was the second son of Adam. Vigouroux and Hummelauer contend that …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Cain (play) — Cain is a dramatic work written by Byron in 1821. It was published in 1822 along with two other dramatic works, The Two Foscari and Sardanapulus . In Cain , Byron attempts to dramatize the story of Cain and Abel from Cain s point of view. Cain is …   Wikipedia


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