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Bill of divorce
Divorce
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Marriage custom & yoke, no sons: & Divorce
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Divorce
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Divorce
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Divorce
Divorce in the New Testament
Divorce in the Old Testament
Lexicons
Greek - divorce
Greek - divorce, divorced, divorces
Greek - divorcement, writing of divorcement, certificate of divorce, divorce
Hebrew - divorce, divorcement
Hebrew - divorce, divorces
Divorce

DIVORCE, n. L. See Divert.

1. A legal dissolution of the bonds of matrimony, or the separation of husband and wife by a judicial sentence. This is properly called a divorce, and called technically, divorce a vinculo matrimonii.
2. The separation of a married woman from the bed and board of her husband, a mensa et thoro.
3. Separation; disunion of things closely united.
4. The sentence or writing by which marriage is dissolved.
5. The cause of any penal separation.

The long divorce of steel falls on me.

DIVORCE, v.t.

1. To dissolve the marriage contract, and thus to separate husband and wife.
2. To separate, as a married woman from the bed and board of her husband.
3. To separate or disunite things closely connected; to force asunder.
4. To take away; to put away.


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Dictionary of Words from the King James Bible. Public Domain. Copy freely.
Material presented was supplied by Brandon Staggs and was derived from the KJV Dictionary found on his website located at av1611.com.
The unabridged 1828 version of this dictionary in the SwordSearcher Bible Software at http://www.swordsearcher.com.

Bibliography Information
"Entry for 'Divorce'". "King James Dictionary".
<http://classic.studylight.org/dic/kjd/view.cgi?number=T1764>.

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