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Holy Land

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noun
  1. Palestine(def 1).
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British Dictionary definitions for holy land

Holy Land

noun
  1. the Holy Land another name for Palestine (def. 1)
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Word Origin and History for holy land

Holy Land

"western Palestine, Judaea," late 13c., translating Medieval Latin terra sancta (11c.).

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