And the mother took the graven image from her neck, and from her bosom; and she kissed it, and hung it round the neck of her babe.
"I ain't exactly a graven image, now that you mention it," he admitted.
We are forbidden by the law of Moses to create any graven image of man, of bird or beast.
Darn him, like a graven image there, the only mute, immovable thing in that turmoil!
But what befell King Bhoya when the graven image had thus ended his saying?
Not a graven image, scarcely a picture, remained in any of them.
Ben Stone, his face as grim as that of a graven image, stood forth and waited.
When they got up she said, How could you pray to that graven image?
Sitting back in his padded chair, the Judge might have been a graven image.
Some one spoke of him afterwards as looking like a "graven image."
Deut. 27:15; Ps. 97:7 (Heb. pesel), refers to the household gods of idolaters. "Every nation and city had its own gods...Yet every family had its separate household or tutelary god."