the Holy Land

noun

Definition of the Holy Land

: the area in the Middle East where the events of the Bible happened

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“The Holy Land.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/the%20Holy%20Land. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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