the Hebrew language used in the Old Testament. Abbreviation: BiblHeb
books of the Bible
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“Gaza,” “Israel,” — learn the powerful history of these words
The Gaza Strip — also referred to as just Gaza — has made international headlines again. On Sunday, the Israeli government announced that it will ease the overland blockage of some goods into the Palestinian territory. The word “Gaza” comes from the Hebrew “Azzah,” loosely meaning strong city. The entire region is named for its capital city, which has been conquered many times over the centuries. …
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