Bethany

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geographical name Beth·a·ny \ˈbe-thə-nē\

Definition of Bethany

  1. biblical village of ancient Palestine east of Jerusalem on the Mount of Olives The present-day West Bank town on the site of Bethany is called Al–ʽAyzarīyahplay \ˌäl-ˌī-zä-ˈrē-yə\ population 3560.


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