horn of the face-paint = cosmetic-box, the name of Job's third daughter (Job. 42:14), born after prosperity had returned to him.
Miss Keren finished for her, with a hand on the second keren-happuch's shoulder.
Would you mind telling us what you're driving at, keren-happuch, my dear?
It looked as though this foolish keren-happuch were going to sail into the port of bliss, but Elizabeth came home.
There came into keren-happuch's life a new interest after a while.
Her name is keren-happuch Hersey, after Job's youngest daughter.
And he called the name of the first, Jemima; and the name of the second, Kezia; and the name of the third, keren-happuch.
What do you mean by embroiling me with my neighbors, keren-happuch?
And he called the name of the first, Jemimah; and the name of the second, Keziah; and the name of the third, keren-happuch.
To the end Elizabeth Spencer and her husband were the solitary keren-happuch's loyal friends.
"Sit down, keren-happuch," said the elder of that name, motioning to the footstool at her feet.