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Cabalist

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Ca'balist. n.s. [from cabal.] One skilled in the traditions of the Hebrews.

Then Jove thus spake: With care and pain
We form'd this name, renown'd in rhime,
Not thine, immortal Neufgermain!
Cost studious cabalists more time.
Swift.

Sources: Swift, Jonathan (306)

Attributes: Noun Substantive (1269)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Cabalist." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: April 16, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=4592.


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