a city in SW Israel, on the Mediterranean Sea. an ancient city and modern archeological site N of Gaza. Contemporary Examples On Tuesday morning, a grad rocket was fired from the Gaza Strip toward the Israeli city of ashkelon. A Counterproductive Response To A Rocket Sari Bashi February 28, 2013 I cannot overstate the severity […]
a city in SW Israel, on the Mediterranean Sea. an ancient city and modern archeological site N of Gaza.
a son of Gomer and grandson of Japheth. Gen 10:1–3; I Chron. 1:6. an ancient kingdom in eastern Armenia. one of the three sons of Gomer (Gen. 10:3), and founder of one of the tribes of the Japhetic race. They are mentioned in connection with Minni and Ararat, and hence their original seat must have […]
Jews of central and eastern Europe, or their descendants, distinguished from the Sephardim chiefly by their liturgy, religious customs, and pronunciation of Hebrew. noun (pl) -zim (-zɪm) (modifier) of or relating to the Jews of Germany and E Europe a Jew of German or E European descent the pronunciation of Hebrew used by these Jews […]