Origin of Israel
Examples from the Web for israel
Contemporary Examples of israel
In Israel, however, a new law took effect January 1st that banned the use of underweight models.
Models in Israel will have to maintain a BMI of 18.5 or higher if they want to stay employed.
If the Israel model ban were directed towards disordered eating, Ravin says she would support it whole-heartedly.
At some point during his busy schedule, Israel found the time to write a book, titled The Global War on Morris.Powerful Congressman Writes About ‘Fleshy Breasts’
January 7, 2015
Anthony Goldstein probably chose a trip to the Quidditch World Cup over his Birthright trip to Israel.Harry Potter and the Torah of Terror
Candida Moss, Joel Baden
January 4, 2015
Historical Examples of israel
Devote, then, ye mothers of Israel, devote your babes to piety and God!
To this he answered, "I am not sent, but unto the lost sheep of the house of Israel."Female Scripture Biographies, Vol. II
Francis Augustus Cox
It is said of Israel, "he gave them their request, but sent leanness into their soul."
Israel relapsed into idolatry, and God punished them with the scourge of war.
He is a hound of Israel who would sell you to the best bidder.Leila, Complete
- the ancient kingdom of the 12 Hebrew tribes at the SE end of the Mediterranean
- the kingdom in the N part of this region formed by the ten northern tribes of Israel in the 10th century bc and destroyed by the Assyrians in 721 bc
Old English, "the Jewish people," from Latin Israel, from Greek, from Hebrew yisra'el "he that striveth with God" (Gen. xxxii.28), symbolic proper name conferred on Jacob and extended to his descendants, from sara "he fought, contended" + El "God." As an independent Jewish state in the country formerly called Palestine, it is attested from 1948.
Republic in the Middle East, formerly part of Palestine. Israel is bordered by Lebanon to the north, Syria and Jordan to the east, the Gulf of Aqaba (an arm of the Red Sea) to the south, Egypt (see also Egypt) to the southwest, and the Mediterranean Sea to the west. Its capital and largest city is Jerusalem (see also Jerusalem).