- middle used 18 times.
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- Included in BDB: Yes
MIDDLE, adjective mid'l. [Latin medius.]
1. Equally distant from the extremes; as the middle point of a line or circle; the middle station of life. The middle path or course is most safe.
2. Intermediate; intervening.
Will, seeking good, finds many middle ends.
MIDDLE ages, the ages or period of time about equally distant from the decline of the Roman empire and the revival of letters in Europe, or from the eighth to the fifteenth century of the christian era.
MID'DLE, noun The point or part equally distant from the extremities.
See, there come people down by the middle of the land. Judges 9:37.
1. The time that passes, or events that happen between the beginning and the end.
MID'DLE-AGED, adjective Being about the middle of the ordinary age of man. A middle-aged man is so called from the age of thirty five or forty to forty five or fifty.
MID'DLE-EARTH, noun The world.
MID'DLEMOST, adjective Being in the middle, or nearest the middle of a number of things that are near the middle. If a thing is in the middle, it cannot be more so, and in this sense the word is improper. But when two or more things are near the middle, one may be nearer than another.