A region of ancient Egypt on the eastern delta of the Nile River. According to the Bible, it was inhabited by the Israelites from the time of Jacob until the Exodus.
The fertile land assigned to the Israelites in Egypt: Gen. 45:10
Goshen Sentence Examples
But in Goshen the Boers would let him do nothing.
In spite of the convention the Boers remained in Stellaland and Goshen - which were west of the new Transvaal frontier, and in April 1884 the Rev. John Mackenzie, who had succeeded Livingstone, was sent to the country to arrange matters.
The scene of the theophany, therefore, according to J, is to be placed on the way from Midian to Goshen.
In Goshen the Boers defied his authority, while in Stellaland only a half-hearted acceptance of it was given.
Warren, however, continued his march, and without firing a shot broke up the republics of Stellaland and Goshen.