Ur of the Chaldees

Ur of the Chaldees
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Универсальный англо-русский словарь. . 2011.

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  • Ur of the Chaldees — Ur′ of the Chal•dees′ [[t]kælˈdiz, ˈkæl diz[/t]] n. bib geg the city where Abraham was born, sometimes identified with the Sumerian city of Ur. Gen. 11:28, 31; 15:7; Neh. 9:7 …   From formal English to slang

  • Ur of the Chaldees — /kal deez , kal deez/, the city where Abraham was born, sometimes identified with the Sumerian city of Ur. Gen. 11:28, 31; 15:7; Neh. 9:7. * * * …   Universalium

  • Ur of the Chaldees — /kal deez , kal deez/, the city where Abraham was born, sometimes identified with the Sumerian city of Ur. Gen. 11:28, 31; 15:7; Neh. 9:7 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chaldees —    Or Chaldeans, the inhabitants of the country of which Babylon was the capital. They were so called till the time of the Captivity (2 Kings 25; Isa. 13:19; 23:13), when, particularly in the Book of Daniel (5:30; 9:1), the name began to be used… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • Chaldees — n. resident of ancient Chaldea n. Aramaic, ancient Semitic language adj. of or pertaining to ancient Chaldea; of or pertaining to the culture or people of Chaldea …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Pre-history of the Southern Levant — The Pre history of the Southern Levant explains the various cultural changes that occurred, as revealed by archaeological evidence, prior to recorded traditions in the area of the Southern Levant, also referred to by a number of other largely… …   Wikipedia

  • Abraham in the Catholic liturgy — Abraham figures prominently in Catholic liturgy. Of all the names of the Old Testament used in the liturgies of the of the Roman Rite, a special prominence accrues to those of Abel, Melchisedech, and Abraham through their association with the… …   Wikipedia

  • Chaldea —    The southern portion of Babylonia, Lower Mesopotamia, lying chiefly on the right bank of the Euphrates, but commonly used of the whole of the Mesopotamian plain. The Hebrew name is Kasdim, which is usually rendered Chaldeans (Jer. 50:10; 51:24 …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • Esau — The birth of Esau and Jacob, as painted by Benjamin West Esau (  / …   Wikipedia

  • Apocalypse of Abraham — The Apocalypse of Abraham is an apocalypse of Jewish origin that was probably composed between 80 100 AD. It has survived only in Old Slavonic recensions. The first English translation appeared in the Improvement Era in 1898,cite journal | author …   Wikipedia

  • Ram in a Thicket — The Ram in a Thicket is one of a pair of figures excavated in Ur, in southern Iraq, and which date from about 2600 2400 BC. It is currently exhibited in the Mesopotamia Gallery in Room 56 in the British Museum in London.DiscoveryThe pair of rams… …   Wikipedia


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