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Historical Examples of jehu
"Jehu, the son of Nimshi," could not have done the distance in five minutes less.Glances at Europe
I had only to pay the Jehu; he would obey me, of course, and right willingly.
I applied myself to the sable Jehu of the barouche, but with no better success.
Like the driving of Jehu, the son of Nimshi: for he driveth furiously.Familiar Quotations
So Jehu said, "If it is your will, let no one escape from the city to bring news to Jezreel."The Children's Bible
Henry A. Sherman
"fast, skillful driver," 1680s, from Jehu, a king of Israel in the Old Testament, who "driveth furiously" (II Kings ix:20).