built by God. (1.) A town in the north boundary of Judah (Josh. 15:11), called afterwards by the Greeks Jamnia, the modern Yebna, 11 miles south of Jaffa. After the fall of Jerusalem (A.D. 70), it became one of the most populous cities of Judea, and the seat of a celebrated school. (2.) A town on the border of Naphtali (Josh. 19:33). Its later name was Kefr Yemmah, “the village by the sea,” on the south shore of Lake Merom.
building, (2 Chr. 26:6), identical with Jabneel (Josh. 15:11).
[zhah-bwah-toun] /ˌʒɑ bwɑˈtãʊ̃/ noun 1. a city in E Brazil, W of Recife.
noun An injection of a narcotic (1920s+ Narcotics)
noun [origin uncertain; perhaps fr Italian dialect giappone, literally ”a Japanese,” but extended to any strange-or foreign-looking person]