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The family patriarch founded the Foremost Group, a shipping company now headed by Chao’s sister.
I had those words in my thoughts four years ago, when I cut him down from the branch of the Patriarch.
It is thus that I have seen it stated in the credentials granted to the said Fleuche, first Patriarch of those lands.
The Patriarch went to him, and, with the help of an interpreter, did for him what pertained to his office as a good Pastor.
They boast of having descended from Abraham through Ishmael, believing that this patriarch built Mecca and died there.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
The sufferings of the patriarch Job form the subject of a few of these scriptural illustrations.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
In China the patriarch of a nomad horde became emperor of a nation retaining ancestor worship as its chief religious system.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
I first looked out at this last, and found that it commanded a view of the Palace of the Patriarch.
The Patriarch forbade that penalty, and the unworthy mountaineer was only banished from his valley.
He wishes also to have another interview with the patriarch, that he may tell him his whole heart, and see what he will say.

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