P'ATH, noun plural paths. [Gr. to tread.]
1. A way beaten or trodden by the feet of man or beast, or made hard by wheels; that part of a highway on which animals or carriages ordinarily pass; applied to the ground only, and never to a paved street in a city.
2. Any narrow way beaten by the foot.
3. The way, course or track where a body moves in the atmosphere or in space; as the path of a planet or comet; the path of a meteor.
4. A way or passage.
5. Course of life.
He marketh all my paths. Job 33:11.
6. Precepts; rules prescribed.
Uphold my going in thy paths. Psalms 17:4.
7. Course of providential dealings; moral government.
All the paths of the Lord are mercy and truth to such as keep his covenant. Psalms 25:4.
P'ATH, verb transitive To make a path by treading; to beat a path as in snow.
To push forward; to cause to go; to make way for.
P'ATH, verb intransitive To walk abroad.