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[zoh-an, -uh n]
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  1. Biblical name of Tanis.
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Examples from the Web for zoan

Historical Examples

  • They had sent me to the workmen, who were building the fortifications in Zoan, the town of Rameses.

    Uarda, Complete

    Georg Ebers

  • For his princes were at Zoan, and his ambassadors came to Hanes.

  • Zoan is inclosed by a wall, whereas Mizraim is open, and the Nile washes one portion of it.

  • The lepers in Zoan, Pha-kos and Phibeseth followed the others at a certain distance, and their tents are pitched outside the camp.

    Joshua, Complete

    Georg Ebers

  • Marvelous things did He in the sight of our forefathers, in the land of Egypt, even in the field of Zoan.

British Dictionary definitions for zoan


  1. the Biblical name for Tanis
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