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In the Bible, a young man who with Abednego and Meshach emerged unharmed from the fiery furnace into which they were thrown by Nebuchadnezzar.


(ˈʃædræk; ˈʃeɪ-)
(Bible) Old Testament one of Daniel's three companions, who, together with Meshach and Abednego, was miraculously saved from destruction in Nebuchadnezzar's fiery furnace (Daniel 3:12–30)


(ˈʃæd ræk, ˈʃeɪ dræk)

a companion of Daniel who, with Meshach and Abednego, was thrown into the fiery furnace of Nebuchadnezzar and came out unharmed. Dan. 3:12–30.
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Other players in the line-up are 2017 best setter Brian Melly, who will partner with Nicholas Lagat, middle blockers Wesley Rono, Cornelius Lagat, Cornelius Rotich and Shadrack Misiko, left attackers Cornelius Kiplagat, Bonifentry Wekesa, Naftali Chumba and Jacob Kirwa and veteran opposite hitter David Kirwa.
Also returning to Boston are Jordan Hasay and Shadrack Biwott.
The MPs present at the press conference included SylvanusOsoro South Mugirango), Shadrack Mose (Kitutu Masaba), Joash Nyamoko (West Mugirango),Zadock Ogutu (Bomachoge Borabu), AlfaMiruka (Bomachoge Chache) Samuel Arama (Nakuru West) and Innocent Obiri (Bobasi).
It was a very heavy fighting, it has left more than 45 people dead and many injured," said state information minister, Shadrack Bol Machok.
Shadrack Welegtabit, the director of Vanuatu's National Disaster Management Office, said a ship had arrived Wednesday carrying food, water and other essential supplies.
Authorities have established 15 emergency sites, but the large-scale evacuation was straining supplies, said Shadrack Welegtabit, director of the National Disaster Management Office.
KENYA can point to a new rising star on the roads after unknown Shadrack Korir broke clear of Paris Marathon champion Cybrian Kotut to win the Cardiff University Cardiff Half Marathon in a race record time of 60:54.
Theo is forced to fight in a war he does not believe in, while Sophia's Uncle Shadrack is forced to work in a government he does not believe in.
In Sula (1973) and Home ([1973] 2012), Toni Morrison deals with the insanity of the war veterans Shadrack and Frank Money, who return home to the US, just after World War I (1914-1918) and the Korean War (1950-1953), respectively.
A Kenyan runner, Kipkosgei Shadrack, 25, finished the race with a time of 2:16:33.
Shadrack Welegtabit, the director of Vanuatu's National Disaster Management Office, said there were no initial reports of damage or injuries but he was still awaiting information from some of the outer islands closer to the epicenter.
20) Unable to reconcile the soldier's exploding head with the schema of conventional life, Shadrack finds himself in a hospital bed with amnesia, terrified of his hands, which now grow "in higgledy-piggledy fashion like Jack's beanstalk all over the tray and bed.