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"besought": examples and translations in context
When everyone had gone out, Judith besought the Lord, "Make me strong today!", in order to save her people. (Cf. Jdt 10-16.) Tous étaient partis. Judith supplia le Seigneur de lui «donner toute la force nécessaire» pour sauver son peuple. (Cf. Jdt 10-16)
122:7.8 (1351.4) Joseph had thought to go out at once and enroll, but Mary was weary; she was considerably distressed and besought him to remain by her side, which he did. (1351.4) 122:7.8 Joseph pensait aller s'inscrire tout de suite, mais Marie était lasse ; elle souffrait beaucoup et le supplia de rester auprès d'elle, ce qu'il fit.
And his father went out and besought him. Et son père étant sorti, le pria.
26 (The woman was a Greek, a Syrophenician by nation,) and she besought him that he would cast forth the demon out of her daughter. 26 (Or cette femme était Grecque, Syro-Phénicienne de nation) et elle le pria qu'il chassât le démon hors de sa fille.
And they besought him that he would not command them to go away into the bottomless pit. Et ils le priaient pour qu'il ne leur commandât pas de s'en aller dans l'abîme.
The devils will often respond while talking the form of the one besought, whether dead or alive, even if he is unaware of those who call on him. Les diables répondra souvent tout en parlant de la forme de celui priaient, qu'ils soient morts ou vivants, même si il n'est pas au courant de ceux qui lui donne la parole.
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