[uh-mey-uh s] /əˈmeɪ əs/
a city in E Pennsylvania.
Biblical town (Luke xxiv:13), from Aramaic hammat “hot spring.”
hot baths, a village “three-score furlongs” from jerusalem, where our Lord had an interview with two of his disciples on the day of his resurrection (Luke 24:13). This has been identified with the modern el-Kubeibeh, lying over 7 miles north-west of Jerusalem. This name, el-Kubeibeh, meaning “little dome,” is derived from the remains of the Crusaders’ church yet to be found there. Others have identified it with the modern Khurbet Khamasa i.e., “the ruins of Khamasa”, about 8 miles south-west of Jerusalem, where there are ruins also of a Crusaders’ church. Its site, however has been much disputed.
[em-uh-leen, -lahyn] /ˈɛm əˌlin, -ˌlaɪn/ noun 1. a female given name, form of .
[em-uh n] /ˈɛm ən/ noun 1. a city in NE Netherlands. /ˈɛmən; Dutch ˈɛmə/ noun 1. a city in the NE Netherlands, in Drenthe province: a new town developed since World War II. Pop: 108 000 (2003 est)
[uh-men-uh-gawg, -gog, uh-mee-nuh-] /əˈmɛn əˌgɔg, -ˌgɒg, əˈmi nə-/ Medicine/Medical noun 1. a medicine or procedure that promotes menstrual discharge. adjective 2. Also, emmenagogic [uh-men-uh-goj-ik, -gog-, uh-mee-nuh-] /əˌmɛn əˈgɒdʒ ɪk, -ˈgɒg-, əˌmi nə-/ (Show IPA). stimulating the menstrual flow. /ɪˈmɛnəˌɡɒɡ; -ˈmiː-/ noun 1. a drug or agent that increases menstrual flow adjective 2. inducing or increasing […]
[uh-men-ee-uh, uh-mee-nee-uh] /əˈmɛn i ə, əˈmi ni ə/ noun, (used with a singular or plural verb), Physiology. 1. . emmenia em·men·i·a (ĭ-měn’ē-ə, ĭ-mē’nē-ə) n. See menses. em·men’ic (ĭ-měn’ĭk) adj.