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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Meek·ness, n. The quality or state of being meek.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the feeling of patient submissive humbleness [syn: submission]
      2: a disposition to be patient and long suffering

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

    a calm temper of mind, not easily provoked (James 3:13).
    Peculiar promises are made to the meek (Matt. 5:5; Isa. 66:2).
    The cultivation of this spirit is enjoined (Col. 3:12; 1 Tim.
    6:11; Zeph. 2:3), and is exemplified in Christ (Matt. 11:29),
    Abraham (Gen. 13; 16:5, 6) Moses (Num. 12:3), David (Zech. 12:8;
    2 Sam. 16:10, 12), and Paul (1 Cor. 9:19).