city of refuge

Definition of city of refuge

: a city in ancient Israel appointed as a place of asylum for unintentional murderers

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First Known Use of city of refuge

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of city of refuge was in the 15th century

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“City of refuge.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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