[es-drey-ee-lon, -druh-, ez-]
- a plain in N Israel, extending from the Mediterranean near Mt. Carmel to the Jordan River: scene of ancient battles.
Also called Plain of Jezreel.
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Examples from the Web for esdraelon
Next day, across the plain of Esdraelon to Jeneen and Sanoor, where we slept.Byeways in Palestine
The Plain of Esdraelon was both the door and the key to Palestine.Biblical Geography and History
Charles Foster Kent
The following morning we passed over the Plain of Esdraelon.Biography and Family Record of Lorenzo Snow
Eliza R. Snow Smith
They had marched far into Esdraelon and the night was falling.
Now the plain of Esdraelon is wide and the skirts of Carmel are long and rugged.
- a plain in N Israel, east of Mount CarmelAlso called: Plain of Jezreel
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