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Capernaum

[ kuh-pur-ney-uhm, -nee- ]
/ kəˈpɜr neɪ əm, -ni- /
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noun

an ancient site in N Israel, on the Sea of Galilee: center of Jesus' ministry in Galilee.

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British Dictionary definitions for Capernaum

Capernaum
/ (kəˈpɜːnɪəm) /

noun

a ruined town in N Israel, on the NW shore of the Sea of Galilee: closely associated with Jesus Christ during his ministry
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