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[beth-sey-i-duh] /bɛθˈseɪ ɪ də/
an ancient town in N Israel, near the N shore of the Sea of Galilee. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • There is here a company from Bethsaida and from other cities near the sea of Tiberias.

    Ulric the Jarl William O. Stoddard
  • I said to him 'Corban,' and shook the dust of Bethsaida from my feet.

    The Unknown Quantity Henry van Dyke
  • For the present we leave him in Bethsaida, increasing in wisdom and stature.

    A Life of St. John for the Young George Ludington Weed
  • Finally, the story of the blind man of Bethsaida, "Mark" viii.

  • And they came to Bethsaida: and they bring to him a blind man.

  • And thence they went to Bethsaida, the residence of Peter and Andrew, where there is now a church on the site of their house.

  • And he cometh to Bethsaida; and they bring a blind man unto him, and besought him to touch him.

  • He sailed northward to Bethsaida, where he healed a blind man, who saw "men as trees walking."

    The Rand-McNally Bible Atlas Jesse L. Hurlbut
  • They got into their boat, and sailed up to a quiet place they knew of, near the town of Bethsaida.

    The King Nobody Wanted Norman F. Langford
  • Tests His disciple Philip of Bethsaida (i. 44), who ought to know the resources of the district.

    The Quiver, 1/1900 Anonymous
British Dictionary definitions for Bethsaida


a ruined town in N Israel, near the N shore of the Sea of Galilee
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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