Sentence Examples

  • The capture of central Palestine itself is not recorded; according to its own traditions the district had been seized by Jacob (Gen.
  • For a time the fate of Syria and Palestine seems to have been no longer controlled by the great powers.
  • GIBEON, a town in Palestine whose inhabitants wrested a truce from Joshua by a trick (Josh.
  • For the other books, the recognized Targum on the Prophets is that ascribed to Jonathan ben Uzziel (4th century¬†?), which originated in Palestine, but was edited in Babylonia, so that it has the same history and linguistic character as Onkelos.
  • Shortly after the battle of Hittin there appeared in Palestine the ablest and most famous of the family, Count William's second son, Conrad.