Ten Commandments

(redirected from The 10 commandments)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to The 10 commandments: covet

Ten Commandments

pl.n. Bible
The ten injunctions given by God to Moses on Mount Sinai, serving as the basis of Mosaic Law.

Ten Commandments

pl n
(Bible) the Ten Commandments Old Testament the commandments summarizing the basic obligations of man towards God and his fellow men, delivered to Moses on Mount Sinai engraved on two tables of stone (Exodus 20:1–17). Also known as: the Decalogue

Ten′ Command′ments


n.pl.
the precepts spoken by God to Israel, delivered to Moses on Mount Sinai; the Decalogue.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Ten Commandments - the biblical commandments of MosesTen Commandments - the biblical commandments of Moses  
Translations
Diez MandamientosDiez Palabras
tízparancsolat
boðorðin tíu
cele zece porunci
References in periodicals archive ?
But the epic took a grip on the public imagination in technicolour and sound in the 1950s and 1960s when people flocked to the cinema to see spectacular films such as The 10 Commandments, Ben Hur and Spartacus, that were so long they had an interval for comfort breaks and ice cream.
22, 34-40), Jesus sums up the 10 commandments into two: love of God and love of neighbor as oneself.
Our Lara is lamenting the on-set of summer (and applying suncream to her small boy) 24 MY PHOTO SCRAPBOOK Loose Woman Andrea McLean talks about menopause taboos and body confidence SUMMER BEAUTY SPECIAL 27 The Summer Hot 60 starts here 28 PREP The 10 commandments of getting yourself holiday ready 30 WHAT TO PACK These are the products you need to make room for 33 SUN SAFE The best sunscreens 34 MAKE-UP Be pool and bar ready 36 HAIR Holiday haircare sorted 39 END OF THE DAY Treat your skin and hair after basking in the sun 40 AIRPORT FRAGRANCES The perfumes to pick up, seeing as you're there 42 LIVING NOTES A chic outside space 45 TV Our pick of the week's best telly 54 WIN Meet Boy George
THE 10 COMMANDMENTS This 1956 classic, starring Charlton Heston as Moses, is still one of the all-time great Hollywood blockbusters, while the dramatic scene where he parts the Red Sea - which won a special effects Oscar - remains one of the most recognised in movie history.
The Dead Sea Scrolls, considered the greatest manuscript of all time, are made up of over 800 documents that make up the earliest pages of the Hebrew bible and the beginning teachings of Christianity, including the 10 Commandments.
Everything she needs to know to become a virtuous woman, discover her purpose, find a mate, keep him, gain notoriety and wealth are now outlined in "Sunny 101: The 10 Commandments Of A Boss Chick".
The NECC has produced the 10 Commandments for North East candidates and we will be looking for the support of the region as we aim to highlight all transgressions.
It is a Biblical blockbuster to be reckoned with and features Batman star Christian Bale in an all–action swords–and–sandals role as the legendary man who parted the Red Sea and received the 10 Commandments but there is so much more.
The 10 commandments have specific targets aimed at kick-starting the stalled economic progress.
WHAT mealy-mouthed comments from Margaret Mercer regarding Prince Charles breaking the 10 commandments (Letters, May 14).
Masters of Disaster: The 10 Commandments of Damage Control.
And in keeping with my commitment to smaller government, I promise to reduce the 10 Commandments to 7 by 2015.