[ tad-mawr, tahd- ]

  1. Biblical name of Palmyra.

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How to use Tadmor in a sentence

  • Burton had scarcely got settled in Damascus before he expressed his intention of visiting the historic Tadmor in the desert.

  • Jochanan lived to see the fulfilment of his wish regarding Tadmor, and died a few years after its fall .

  • It is an oasis in the desert, this green and fertile spot, a Tadmor in the wilderness.

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  • Lying in wait for him at the very door of the Tadmor was a thin old gentleman, with hock-bottle shoulders and penthoused eyes.

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  • With which anarchistic reflection he went out to arrange for transferring the Tadmor, and, incidentally, to get his own dinner.

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British Dictionary definitions for Tadmor


/ (ˈtædmɔː) /

  1. the biblical name for Palmyra

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