Older Spelling. .
a province in NE China, N of the Yalu River. 72,201 sq. mi. (187,001 sq. km).
a port city in this province, on the Songhua River: a former provincial capital.
a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Jilin
a province of NE China, in central Manchuria. Capital: Changchun. Pop: 27 040 000 (2003 est). Area: 187 000 sq km (72 930 sq miles)
Also called Chi-lin (ˈtʃiːˈlɪn). a river port in NE China, in N central Jilin province on the Songhua River. Pop: 1 496 000 (2005 est)
/ˌkɪrɪnˈjɑːɡaː/ noun 1. the local name of Mount Kenya See Kenya (sense 2)
[kuh-ris-muh s] /kəˈrɪs məs/ noun 1. (def 2). /kəˈrɪsmæs/ noun 1. an island in the central Pacific, in Kiribati: one of the Line Islands; the largest atoll in the world. Pop: 5115 (2005) Former name Christmas Island
city, a city belonging to Benjamin (Josh. 18:28), the modern Kuriet el-‘Enab, i.e., “city of grapes”, about 7 1/2 miles west-north-west of Jerusalem.
two cities; a double city. (1.) A city of refuge in Naphtali (1 Chr. 6:76). (2.) A town on the east of Jordan (Gen. 14:5; Deut. 2:9, 10). It was assigned to the tribe of Reuben (Num. 32:37). In the time of Ezekiel (25:9) it was one of the four cities which formed the “glory […]