an island in the Netherlands Antilles, in the N Leeward Islands. 5 sq. mi. (13 sq. km).
Biblical name Sheba. an ancient kingdom in southwestern Arabia noted for its extensive trade, especially in spices and gems.
an island in the NE Caribbean, in the Netherlands Antilles. Pop: 1491 (2007 est). Area: 13 sq km (5 sq miles)
another name for Sheba1 (sense 1)
thou hast forsaken me, one of the Aramaic words uttered by our Lord on the cross (Matt. 27:46; Mark 15:34).
noun 1. a city in NE Spain, N of Barcelona. noun 1. a town in NE Spain, near Barcelona: textile manufacturing. Pop: 191 057 (2003 est)
noun 1. a Mexican plant, Schoenocaulon officinale, of the lily family, having long, grasslike leaves and bitter seeds. 2. the seeds of this plant, formerly used medicinally and as a source of veratrine and veratridine. noun 1. a tropical American liliaceous plant, Schoenocaulon officinale 2. the bitter brown seeds of this plant, which contain the […]
adjective, noun 1. Sabean. adjective 1. of or relating to Saba. noun 2. an inhabitant of Saba. noun 1. an inhabitant or native of ancient Saba 2. the ancient Semitic language of Saba adjective 3. of or relating to ancient Saba, its inhabitants, or their language