Examples from the Web for lebanon
The audio message featured the words, “the real battle in Lebanon is yet to begin.”
The women had both tried to cross into Lebanon two weeks earlier on forged papers.
He went on to say that Syria should not be “allowed to bring advanced weapons systems into Lebanon.”
Israel and Lebanon share an even bloodier history, with conflicts erupting in 1978, 1982, 1993, 1996, 2000, and 2006.
The Israeli military occupied the south of Lebanon from 1982 until 2000.
Some of these tribes also lived in caves, as that of Ant Elias, but the animals they consumed are those now living in the Lebanon.The Meeting-Place of Geology and History|Sir John William Dawson
In this palace was a vast hall for public business, from its cedar pillars called the House of the Forest of Lebanon.
To Palmer's poetical eyes all the Lebanon region was enchanted ground.The Life of Sir Richard Burton|Thomas Wright
In 1876 he represented Lebanon in the constitutional convention, and in 1878 and 1879 was the state senator from that district.
There is one noble cedar of Lebanon here worth a special trip to see.Ireland Under Coercion (2nd ed.) (1 of 2) (1888)|William Henry Hurlbert
British Dictionary definitions for lebanon
Word Origin and History for lebanon
nation in w. Asia, from Semitic root l-b-n "white," probably in reference to snow-capped peaks, or possibly to chalk or limestone cliffs. The Greek name of the island Lemnos is of Phoenician origin and from the same root.