Origin of first fruits
Examples from the Web for first fruits
The first-fruits are genna to the village until he eats, thus establishing an opposition between him and his co-villagers.
I and my friend, the first-fruits of that bloud, You and your honourable Husband aim at?The Little French Lawyer|Francis Beaumont
An offering of first-fruits was made in August; in November the winter store of nuts and apples was opened.The Book of Hallowe'en|Ruth Edna Kelley
On January 1st be presented the first-fruits of the year in the shape of twenty-two of Grobler's burghers.The Great Boer War|Arthur Conan Doyle
This is the first-fruits of a friendship I have established between two great men.The Journal to Stella|Jonathan Swift