Let us take Enoch for our example; who being found righteous in obedience, was translated, and his death was not known.
But the divine historian does not use these expressions concerning Enoch.
"If M'lissy understands, she's careful not to let me know it," said Captain Enoch sadly.
Why is it then, we repeat, that Moses does not laud Enosh equally with Enoch?
Now, in all this Enoch was God's messenger to the whole race.
It is enough for us to know that Enoch was translated in his body.
She had plainly brought Enoch up with the same ideas, for when he was ashore he was always at work at something.
But oh, sorrows, what a fearfully singed and muddy object was Enoch!
I explained that it was a common enough Portuguese word, signifying "talk," which Enoch in his wanderings had picked up.
There is great purity of delineation and conception in Enoch Arden.
masc. proper name, in Old Testament eldest son of Cain, father of Methuselah, from Latin Enoch, from Greek Enokh, from Hebrew Hanokh, literally "dedicated, consecrated," from hanakh "he dedicated," whence also Hanukkah.