beget a son

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  • May you beget a son to rule earth and heaven. Cited from Translations of Shakuntala and Other Works, by Ka*alida*asa
  • He will tell you that he has always known that some day he must wed and do his best to beget a son. Cited from Love-at-Arms, by Rafael Sabatini
  • Even he will beget a son for the destruction of the enemies of the gods. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 4
  • I will beget a Son, and He shall bear The sins of all the world. Cited from Complete Works,Percy Bysshe Shelley Vol.III
  • For it is a great thing in all cases to say: I knew that I begot a son who is mortal. Cited from Selection from the Discourses of Epictetus With the Encheiridion
  • And Lamech lived a hundred and eighty-two years, and begot a son. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Genesis Book 1
  • He cursed his son, and he cursed himself that ever he should beget a son that should eat burnt pig. Cited from The Works of Charles and Mary Lamb, Vol. 2: Elia, by Charles Lamb
  • The prince lived five-and-sixty winters, and begat a son. Cited from Codex Junius 11, Biblical Anglo-Saxon Translations
  • "He will rue it that ever he begot a son who will lose him his acres and his steading." Cited from Sir Nigel, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • On this day devotees keeping fast to beget a son, sleep in the room where god Vishnu is worshipped.
  • And Adam lived a hundred and thirty years, and begot a son to his own image and likeness, and called his name Seth. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Genesis Book 1
  • Vagindra begot a son named Pramati who was a complete master of all the Vedas and their branches. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 4
  • Then Dardanos begat a son, king Erichthonios, who became richest of mortal men. Cited from The Iliad of Homer, trans. Andrew Lang, et al.
  • It was deemed the duty of every man to beget a son; the Rabbis, indeed, considered a childless man as dead. Cited from Child in Folk-Thought, by Alexander F. Chamberlain
  • Two years after the deluge he was 100 years old, and at that age begat a son Arfaxad, after whose birth he lived yet another five hundred years. Cited from Old Calabria, by Norman Douglas
  • He was even crude enough to beget a son for human sacrifice, giving that son power to condemn thereafter those who should not detect his godship through his human envelope! Cited from The Seeker, by Harry Leon Wilson
  • He lived seventy winters, and begat a son. Cited from Codex Junius 11, Biblical Anglo-Saxon Translations
  • And Tansu himself begat a son named Ilina on his wife, the princess Kalingi. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1
  • Moab begot a son, and Ammon had six sons, and the descendants of both were numerous exceedingly. Cited from The Legends of the Jews by Louis Ginzberg Volume 1
  • "And Adam lived an hundred and thirty years, and begat a son in his own likeness, after his image; and called his name Seth." Cited from The Works of John Bunyan Volume 2, by John Bunyan
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