Jonah
Jonah or Jonas (Hebrew: יוֹנָה,  Yona,  Yônā ; dove; Arabic: يونس‎ Yūnus, Yūnis or يونان Yūnān ; Latin: Ionas) is the name given in the Hebrew Bible (Tanakh/Old Testament)...
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The Whale (Tavener)
The Whale, dramatic cantata (1966) Anna Reynolds: mezzosoprano Raimund Herincx: baritone Alvar Liddell: speaking voice John Tavener: pipe and hammond organs ...
Jonah in rabbinic literature
Allusions in rabbinic literature to the Biblical character Jonah, the unwilling prophet on whom the Book of Jonah centres, contain various expansions, elaborations and inferences beyond what is presen...
Amittai
Amittai (/əˈmɪti.aɪ/; Hebrew: אֲמִתַּי‎, my truth; Latin: Amathi; Arabic: Matta‎) was the father of Jonah the prophet. He was also a native of Gath-hepher.
Amittai is only ...
Jack Was Every Inch a Sailor
"Jack Was Every Inch A Sailor" is a traditional Newfoundland and Labrador folk song. It is a comical retelling of the Jonah tale, with a Newfoundland whaler as protagonist, but in this instance the wh...
The Whale (Tavener)
The Whale is a "dramatic cantata" written by the English composer John Tavener in 1966.
The work is loosely based on the biblical allegory of Jonah and the Whale, although Tavener admitted that "T...
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Inside the Whale
"Inside the Whale" is an essay in three parts written by George Orwell in 1940. It is primarily a review of Tropic of Cancer by Henry Miller with Orwell discursing more widely over English literature ...
Nineveh
Nineveh (/ˈnɪn.ɪv.ə/; Akkadian: Ninua; Classical Syriac: ܢܸܢܘܵܐ; Arabic: نينوى‎ Ninawa, Kurdish: نەینەوا, Hebrew: נִינְוֵה‎ Nin'veih; Greek: Νινευή Nineuē; Naynuwa; Turkis...
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Prophet Jonah (Michelangelo)
The Prophet Jonah is one of the seven Old Testament prophets painted by the Italian High Renaissance master Michelangelo (c. 1542–1545) on the Sistine Chapel ceiling. The Sistine Chapel is in Vatican ...
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Book of Jonah
The Book of Jonah is one of the Minor Prophets in the Hebrew Bible. It tells the story of a Hebrew prophet named Jonah son of Amittai who is sent by God to prophesy the destruction of Nineveh but trie...
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