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Tarshish

[ tahr-shish ]
/ ˈtɑr ʃɪʃ /
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noun

an ancient country, of uncertain location, mentioned in the Bible. 1 Kings 10:22.

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Origin of Tarshish

From Late Latin Tharsis, from Greek Tharsís, from Hebrew Tarshīsh
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British Dictionary definitions for Tarshish

Tarshish
/ (ˈtɑːʃɪʃ) /

noun Old Testament

an ancient port, mentioned in I Kings 10:22, situated in Spain or in one of the Phoenician colonies in Sardinia
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