Origin of Israel
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That may not be as much of a problem in countries like Israel and the United Kingdom, which have been vaccinating people pretty quickly.Can a COVID-19 vaccine’s second dose be delayed? It’s complicated|Tina Hesman Saey|February 26, 2021|Science News
Ahead of them was Syria’s border with Israel, where Padnos is to be set free.Islamist Terrorism Is Not Done With Us, Warns Former al Qaeda Hostage Theo Padnos|Karl Vick|February 25, 2021|Time
Based on promising early data from Israel, it also looks like some vaccines may reduce transmission.We'll Probably Never Eliminate COVID-19 from the U.S. It's Still Worth Trying|Gavin Yamey|February 25, 2021|Time
Israel may lead the way in providing hints of where the pandemic is headed.COVID-19 Vaccines Work. Here’s the Real-World Proof|Alice Park|February 24, 2021|Time
Most of the developing world may not be fully vaccinated until 2023, according to some estimates, and that may include some of Israel’s neighbors.A leaked report shows Pfizer’s vaccine is conquering covid-19 in its largest real-world test|Stephanie Arnett|February 19, 2021|MIT Technology Review
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’|Asawin Suebsaeng|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Anthony Goldstein probably chose a trip to the Quidditch World Cup over his Birthright trip to Israel.
Have mercy on thy people, upon whom thy name is invoked: and upon Israel, whom thou hast raised up to be thy firstborn.
And he stood up in the shameful fall of the people: in the goodness and readiness of his soul he appeased God for Israel.
And as the fat taken away from the flesh, so was David chosen from among the children of Israel.
The Syrians from the east, and, the Philistines from the west: and they shall devour Israel with open mouth.
The ox knoweth his owner, and the ass his master's crib: but Israel hath not known me, and my people hath not understood.
British Dictionary definitions for Israel
- 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
Cultural definitions for Israel (1 of 2)
The name given to Jacob after he wrestled with God. Israel is also the name of the northern kingdom of the Israelites, when their nation was split in two after the death of King Solomon. (See under “World Geography.”)
Cultural definitions for Israel (2 of 2)
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).