Hebron

geographical name
He·​bron | \ ˈhē-brən How to pronounce Hebron (audio) \
variants: or ancient Kirjath-arba \ ˌkər-​yəth-​ˈär-​bə How to pronounce Kirjath-arba (audio) , ˌkir-​ \

Definition of Hebron

city in the West Bank south-southwest of Jerusalem population 79,087

Note: Hebron has been governed by the Palestinian Authority since 1997.

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