Sentence Examples


  • 28, as "beyond Jordan"; it has not been identified.
  • (1867); Jordan, Das Kiinigthum Georgs von Podébrad (1861); A.
  • In the early records of the Pentateuch, the country is often referred to by the name of Seir, the general name for the whole range of mountains on the east side of the Jordan-Araba depression south of the Dead Sea.
  • By the constant westward pressure of the eastern Arabs, which (after the restraining force of the great Mesopotamian kingdoms was weakened) assumed irresistible strength, the ancient Edomites were forced across the Jordan-Araba depression, and with their name migrated to the south of western Palestine.
  • Urquiza was assassinated, and the provincial legislature, through fear, at once proclaimed Lopez Jordan governor.

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