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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
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  • "Everyone in Bethsaida is talking about the new Rabbi who is teaching here," answered Philip.

    Men Called Him Master Elwyn Allen Smith
  • There is here a company from Bethsaida and from other cities near the sea of Tiberias.

    Ulric the Jarl William O. Stoddard
  • Or, was there a teacher of the synagogue school in Bethsaida, instructing his pupils as no other teacher did?

    A Life of St. John for the Young George Ludington Weed
  • I said to him 'Corban,' and shook the dust of Bethsaida from my feet.

    The Unknown Quantity Henry van Dyke
  • On the other side of the lake He had made a deaf-mute to speak, and at Bethsaida had made a blind man to see.

    I.N.R.I. Peter Rosegger
  • For the present we leave him in Bethsaida, increasing in wisdom and stature.

    A Life of St. John for the Young George Ludington Weed
  • The evidence that there was a Bethsaida west of the Jordan breaks down on close examination.

    Biblical Geography and History Charles Foster Kent
  • Finally, the story of the blind man of Bethsaida, "Mark" viii.

  • Tests His disciple Philip of Bethsaida (i. 44), who ought to know the resources of the district.

    The Quiver, 1/1900 Anonymous
  • And thence they went to Bethsaida, the residence of Peter and Andrew, where there is now a church on the site of their house.

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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