at the feet

[English Word] at the feet
[Swahili Word] chini
[Part of Speech] adverb

English-Swahili dictionary. 2013.

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  • at the feet of — preposition As a disciple, student, subordinate or worshiper of. I am a Jew, born in Tarsus in Cilicia, but brought up in this city, educated at the feet of Gamaliel according to the strict manner of the law of our fathers, being zealous for God… …   Wiktionary

  • at the feet of — In submission, homage, supplication or devotion to or under the spell of • • • Main Entry: ↑foot …   Useful english dictionary

  • cover the feet — (Bible) To defecate • • • Main Entry: ↑foot …   Useful english dictionary

  • Shaking the dust from the feet — was a practice of pious Jews during New Testament times. When Jesus called his twelve disciples, he told them to perform the same act against the non believing Jews. In the early Latter Day Saint movement of the 19th century, it was practiced… …   Wikipedia

  • At the Feet of the Master — was the first book published by Jiddu Krishnamurti. Written when he was 14 under the name Alcyone and published in 1910, it has been translated into 40 languages. There has been some debate over whether the author was Krishnamurti or his mentor C …   Wikipedia

  • To lift up the feet — Lift Lift (l[i^]ft), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Lifted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Lifting}.] [Icel. lypta, fr. lopt air; akin to Sw. lyfta to lift, Dan. l[ o]fte, G. l[ u]ften; prop., to raise into the air. See {Loft}, and cf. 1st {Lift}.] 1. To move in a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • g'd\ up\ from\ the\ feet\ up — Looking ganster from head to toe. With these clothes I m g d up from the feet up …   Dictionary of american slang

  • sit at the feet of someone — phrase to learn from someone famous Thesaurus: to learn new skills or informationsynonym Main entry: sit …   Useful english dictionary

  • Where the will is ready, the feet are light. — См. Семь верст не околица …   Большой толково-фразеологический словарь Михельсона (оригинальная орфография)

  • lay at the feet of — verb To assign responsibility for (something) to …   Wiktionary

  • sit at the feet of someone — to learn from someone famous …   English dictionary

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