zophim, field of
field of watchers, a place in Moab on the range of Pisgah (Num. 23:14). To this place Balak brought Balaam, that he might from thence curse the children of Israel. Balaam could only speak the word of the Lord, and that was blessing. It is the modern Tal’at-es-Safa. (See PISGAH.)
a frieze having representations of people or animals.
zopl language A block structured, untyped low-level language used on computers manufactured by Geac. [Dates? Reference? Stands for?] (2002-02-24)
a female given name. Contemporary Examples Later, she read about Zora Neale Hurston and Jean Toomer in Alice Walker’s In Search of Our Mother’s Gardens. The Mythical Harlem Jane Ciabattari February 16, 2011 Zora Neale Hurston occupies a page in a photograph as threshold-breaker, justly so. Defining American Cool From Walt Whitman to Tina Fey […]
zorah place of wasps, a town in the low country of Judah, afterwards given to Dan (Josh. 19:41; Judg. 18:2), probably the same as Zoreah (Josh. 15:33). This was Samson’s birthplace (Judg. 13:2, 25), and near it he found a grave (16:31). It was situated on the crest of a hill overlooking the valley of […]