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Definition of the noun judaea
What does judaea mean as a name of something?
- the southern part of ancient Palestine succeeding the kingdom of Judah; a Roman province at the time of Christ
- lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
- synonym of Judaea: Judea
- instance of: geographic area / geographic region / geographical area / geographical region = a demarcated area of the Earth
- part of: Canaan / Holy Land / Palestine / Promised Land = an ancient country in southwestern Asia on the east coast of the Mediterranean Sea
Judaea a.k.a. Judea, sometimes spelled in its original Latin forms of Judæa, Judaea or Iudaea to distinguish it from the geographical region of Judea, is a term used by historians to refer to the Roman province that incorporated the geographical regions of Judea, Samaria, and Idumea, and which extended over parts of the former regions of the Hasmonean and Herodian kingdoms of Israel. It was named after Herod Archelaus's Tetrarchy of Judea, of which it was an expansion, the latter name deriving from the Kingdom of Judah of the 6th century BCE.
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Phrases with Judaea
- Ozyptila judaea
- Acronicta Judaea
- Megachile judaea
- Cytheretta Judaea
- Phyllotreta Judaea
- species Ozyptila judaea
- Species Acronicta Judaea
- species Megachile judaea
- Species Cytheretta Judaea
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Judaea
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Between Jesus and Paul (2003)
Studies in the Earliest History of Christianity by Martin Hengel
39;the interior lying behind this as far as the Arabians, between Gaza and the Antilebanon, is called Judaea (16, 2, 21 = 756). At Joppa the coastline ...
The Messiah-ideal (1896)
Comparative Religious Legislations, Doctrines and Forms Unfolding that Ideal... by Maurice Fluegel
Judaea is a settled, fertile, civilized country and children are a blessing. Arabia fosters a Bedouin, wandering life and small, numerous children are a burden and a calamity. Next, Judaea is monogamous and ideal — and the 0ne single wife ...
History of World Societies (2016)
by CTI Reviews
Judaea: Judaea is the term used by historians to refer to the Roman province that extended over parts of the former regions of the Hasmonean and Herodian kingdoms of Israel. It was named after Herod Archelaus's ethnarchy of Judea of ...
A Dictionary of the Bible (2009)
by W. R. F. Browning
Judaea Greek and Latin form of *Judah, and in the Maccabean era an independent state (1 Macc. 5: 45); it sometimes refers to the whole of Palestine, e.g. the territory of *Herod the Great (37–4 BCE). In NT times, Herod's son * Archelaus ruled ...
by John J. Butt
Judaea (Judea) The name, successively, of a province of the Persian, Ptolemaic, and Seleucid empires; a Jewish kingdom; and a Roman province. Judaea occupied the same land as its predecessor, the Kingdom of Judah. Because most of ...
A Scripture Gazetteer; or, geographical and historical dictionary of places and people, mentioned in the Bible (1829)
by John Griffith MANSFORD (M.R.C.S.)
ors into Judaea by Artaxerxes Longimanus. With these, many more of the Jews returned; and by them the walls of Jerusalem were rebuilt, the city peopled, and the affairs both of church and state happily settled. From this time ' Jews enjoyed, ...
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Lighting the Menorah at Young Judaea Event
Title: Lighting the Menorah at Young Judaea Event
Description: Chanukah event at a Young Judaea club, unknown location
Medium: black and white photograph
Date: circa 1940s-1950s
Collection: Hadassah Archives at the American Jewish Historical Society, Record Group 18/photographs/ Hadassah Youth Activities
Repository: American Jewish Historical Society
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Scrabble value of J8U1D2A1E1A1
The value of this 6-letter word is 14 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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