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  1. the ancient Biblical capital of the Ammonite kingdom east of the Jordan River.
  2. a city in Judah, near Jerusalem.
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Examples from the Web for rabbah

Historical Examples of rabbah

  • However, we had some fish for dinner in “Rabbah, the city of waters.”

    Byeways in Palestine

    James Finn

  • It appears that David did not destroy the city of Rabbah, as he had intended.

  • But it could not be Moses that said this, because Moses could know nothing about Rabbah, nor of what was in it.

  • And David went to Rabbah, and fought against it, and took it.

    Heroes of Israel

    Theodore Gerald Soares

  • Rabbah once saw a sea-monster on the day it was brought forth, and it was as large as Mount Tabor.