He was the builder of a famous and beautiful city called Bagdad.
Only in two tnces, however, did a local god ever obtain wide acceptance se capacity of demiurge: Ptah of Memphis, who was famed n artist and master-builder, and Khnum of Elephantine, was said to have moulded mankind on the potters wheel.
So rare were the ordinary comforts, and even necessities of life, that the latter had to take a prominent place from the beginning: the missionary had to be farmer, carpenter, brickmaker, tailor, printer, house and church builder, not only for himself but for his converts.
1-16) was originally distinct from Cain the city-builder (vv.
From an early age he determined to adopt chemistry as his profession, although his father, who was a builder, would have preferred him to be an architect.