Tuesday, December 26, 2006

I Am Not A Dog

'dog, 'd├ĄgFunction: nounUsage:
often attributiveEtymology: Middle English, from Old English docga
1 a CANID; especially: a highly variable domestic mammal (Canis familiaris) closely related to the common wolf (Canis lupus) b : a male dog; also : a male usually carnivorous mammal
2 a : a worthless person b : FELLOW, CHAP
3 a : any of various usually simple mechanical devices for holding, gripping, or fastening that consist of a spike, bar, or hook b : ANDIRON
4 : uncharacteristic or affected stylishness or dignity
5 capitalized : either of the constellations Canis Major or Canis Minor
6 plural : FEET
7 plural :RUIN
8 : one inferior of its kind: as a : an investment not worth its price b : an undesirable piece of merchandise
9 : an unattractive person and especially a girl or woman

There are at least forty references to dogs in the Bible.

Meditate Day and Night

  How blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked, Nor stand in the path of sinners, Nor sit in the seat of scoff...