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Definition of the noun retem

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noun - plural: retems

  1. desert shrub of Syria and Arabia having small white flowers; constitutes the juniper of the Old Testament; sometimes placed in genus Genista

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Google previewNOTES, CRITICAL, ILLUSTRATIVE, AND PRACTICLE. ON THE BOOK OF JOB: WITH A NEW TRANSLATION, AND AN INTRODUCTORY DISSERTATION (1852)

by ALBERT BARNES

says, " The Retem is the largest and most conspicuous shrub of these deserts, ...

Google previewNotes, Critical, Illustrative, and Practical, on the Book of Job (1859)

With a New Translation, and an Introductory Dissertation

says, “The Retem is the largest and most conspicuous shrub of these deserts, growing thickly in the watercourses and vallies. Our Arabs always selected the place of encampment (if possible) in a place ...

Google previewNotes, critical, illustrative and practical, on the Book of Job: With a new translation, and an introductory dissertation by Albert Barnes (1847)

Carefully revised and compared with the last American edition by John Cumming

says, " The Retem is the largest and most conspicuous shrub of these deserts, growing thickly in the water-courses and valleys. Our Arabs always selected the place of encampment (if possible) in a place where it grew, in order to be ...

Google previewNotes of the Book of Job (1853)

With a New Translation and an Introd. Dissertation by Albert Barnes

says, " The Retem is the largest and most conspicuous shrub of these deserts, ...

Google previewEaston's Bible Dictionary and King James Bible (2017)

by Matthew George Easton

called by the Arabs retem, and known as Spanish broom; ranked under the genus genista.

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms. Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

English: white weeping broom, white Spanish broom Arabic: r'tem, retem, retem behan Retiniphyllum Bonpl. Rubiaceae Origins: Greek rhetine "resin" and phyllon "leaf," referring to the appearance of the leaves. Retinispora Siebold & Zucc.

Google previewThe Westminster Bible Dictionary (1880)

Prepared for the Board by Thomas James Shepherd

4 ; Job 30 : 4 is beyond doubt the retem or white broom.

Google previewThe new Sunday school teachers' Biblical dictionary (1879)

The retem, a species of broom-plant, translated 'juniper' in the English Bible, is the largest and most conspicuous shrub of these deserts, growing thickly in the watercourses and valleys The Arabs select the spot where it grows for shelter from ...

Google previewHastings' Dictionary of the Bible (2015)

by Hastings, James

,aperennialshrub with leaves somewhatlike theolive, commonin saltish marshes, especially near the Dead Sea , whereit is associated withthe retem (see Juniper). The sourtasting leaves canhe ...

Google previewCrossword Puzzle Dictionary (1988)

by Nila Gott

Adam's needle _ YUCCA cherry _ CERASUS climbing _ LIANA, VITIS, CLEMATIS creeping _ PYXIE desert _ RETEM, OCOTILLO do gwood _ CORNUS dwarf _ BONSAI evergreen _ YEW, ...

Google previewDictionary of the Bible (1872)

Comprising Its Antiquities, Biography, Geography, and Natural History by Sir William Smith

« Pro bub ly the same a# the retem mentioned above. <> An apparent Instance occurs in Is.

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Retem Meaning

Video shows what retem means. A shrub with white flowers, the juniper of the Old Testament. Retem Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary.

Scrabble value of R1E1T1E1M3

The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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