Thomas Cooper
Thesaurus Linguae Romanae et Britannicae


Abacuk,

A Proyhete of the tribe of Simeon: hee prophecied and lamented the taking of Ierusalem by Nabugodonosor. Afterwarde, as hee caried meate and drinke to his haruest. men, an Angell toke him vp by the haire of the head, and caried hlm to Babylon, into the Dungeon, where Daniel the Pro<*>her was among Lyons. Who being fed and releeued by him, was caried home the same day. He dyed two yeares before the returne of the Iewes from Babyion, 600. yeares before the incarnation of Christ.