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Arimathaea

or Ar·i·ma·the·a

[ar-uh-muh-thee-uh]
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noun
  1. a town in ancient Palestine. Matt. 27:57.
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Related formsAr·i·ma·thae·an, Ar·i·ma·the·an, adjective
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  • The striking character of this single appearance of Joseph of Arimathaea led to the rise of numerous legends.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 5

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  • When evening came, a man named Joseph of Arimathaea went to see Pilate.

    The King Nobody Wanted

    Norman F. Langford