the Holy Land

Definition of the Holy Land

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

Word by Word Definitions

holy play
  1. : exalted or worthy of complete devotion as one perfect in goodness and righteousness

  2. : divine

  3. : devoted entirely to the deity or the work of the deity

land play
  1. : the solid part of the surface of the earth

  2. : ground or soil of a specified situation, nature, or quality

  3. : the surface of the earth and all its natural resources

  1. : to set or put on shore from a ship : disembark

  2. : to set down after conveying

  3. : to cause to reach or come to rest in a particular place


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