Origin of Berith
or Berith, Brit, Bris
- the Jewish rite of circumcising a male child eight days after his birth.
Origin of Brith
Examples from the Web for berith
Historical Examples of berith
The temple of Berith must come down, and I do not care how it comes.
Abimelech has taken the whole city, but he can not take this temple of Berith.
One Inkepenne, a gentilman that berith in his shield a scheker sylver and sables, was founder of it.Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Winchester
Philip Walsingham Sergeant
But how shall Abimelech and his army take this temple of Berith and the men who are there fortified?
The iiij Euangelists berith wittenese of Cristis workys in the gospell with all thappostilles.The Curiosities of Heraldry
Mark Antony Lower
- a variant of bris