a garden of riches. (1.) A town of Naphtali, called Chinnereth (Josh. 19:35), sometimes in the plural form Chinneroth (11:2). In later times the name was gradually changed to Genezar and Gennesaret (Luke 5:1). This city stood on the western shore of the lake to which it gave its name. No trace of it remains. The plain of Gennesaret has been called, from its fertility and beauty, “the Paradise of Galilee.” It is now called el-Ghuweir. (2.) The Lake of Gennesaret, the Grecized form of CHINNERETH (q.v.). (See GALILEE, SEA OF.)
[jen-oh-uh] /ˈdʒɛn oʊ ə/ noun, (sometimes initial capital letter) Nautical. 1. a large jib for cruising and racing yachts, overlapping the mainsail. [jen-oh-uh] /ˈdʒɛn oʊ ə/ noun 1. a seaport in NW Italy, S of Milan. /ˈdʒɛnəʊə/ noun 1. (yachting) a large triangular jib sail, often with a foot that extends as far aft as […]
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noun 1. a rich fruit cake, usually decorated with almonds
noun 1. a hard, garlic-flavored salami of pork and veal or, especially in the U.S., pork and beef.
/ʒenɔsidɛr/ noun 1. a person who is guilty of genocide