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  • Ta῾anach (A-Z entry)

    site located on the southwest flank of the Jezreel plain about 8 km (5 mi.) southeast of Megiddo. Although springs are common along the ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • tabernacle (A-Z entry)

    A portable sanctuary . There are instructions to build a tabernacle in Exod. ( 25: 8 ff.) and it is duly built ( Exod. ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Tabernacle (A-Z entry)

    The portable sanctuary constructed by Moses at Sinai and primarily associated with the people's wilderness wandering. Various expressions are used in referring to this ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • Tabernacles, feast of (A-Z entry)

    An autumn festival of ingathering lasting eight days; people were instructed to ‘dwell in succoth ’ ( Lev. 23: 42 ; ‘booths’ is an ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Tabgha (A-Z entry)

    ( Ar., eṭ-Ṭabgha, a version of the Greek name Heptapegon , “seven springs” ), site located on the northwest shore of the Sea of ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Tabitha (A-Z entry)

    The Aramaic form of the Greek Dorcas ( Acts 9: 36 ), meaning ‘gazelle’, the name of a woman much given to works of ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • The Table of Nations (ch. 10). (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • The Table of Nations (ch. 10). (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Books of the Bible

  • tables (A-Z entry)

    The ‘tables of the law’ ( Exod. 24: 12 ) were the two stones on which the Ten Commandments were carved on Mount Sinai ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Tablet (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Tablet (A-Z entry) This result contains an image

    The clay tablet was in use for three millennia (although in different chronological distributions), the carrier par excellence for cuneiform writing in Mesopotamia, Elam ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Taboo (A-Z entry)

    In Genesis 3.1–7, all creation is divided into two categories, good and evil; the fruit from the tree in the middle of the garden ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt

  • Tabor, Mount (A-Z entry)

    In the plain of Esdraelon , and the scene in the OT of Barak 's assembly of his forces ( Judg. 4: 6 ) ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Tabor, Mount (A-Z entry)

    peak rising 588 m above sea level in the midst of the Jezreel Valley in northern Israel (map reference 186 × 232). It is ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • tabret (A-Z entry)

    A musical instrument ( 1 Sam. 10: 5 , AV), called a ‘tambourine’ (NRSV, NJB), a ‘drum’ (REB).

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Tabun (A-Z entry)

    cave formed in the limestone of the western face of the Mt. Carmel promontory, approximately 18 km (11 mi.) south of Haifa, Israel, about ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Taharqa (A-Z entry)

    sixth king of the twenty-fifth or Kushite dynasty, Late period. Taharqa was the son of Piya (Piankhy) and was a younger brother of Shabtaqa ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt

  • Tahpanhes (A-Z entry)

    A city in Egypt to which Jews fled in 586 bce from the wrath of the Babylonians, taking Jeremiah with them ( Jer. 43: ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Taking of Joppa (A-Z entry)

    The modern name of a fragmentary tale preserved on the verso of Papyrus Harris 500 (Papyrus British Museum 10060). Written during the Ramessid period, ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Egypt

  • tale (A-Z entry)

    The word used as a technical term in Form Criticism as the English translation of German Novelle —nine miracle stories in Mark and five ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

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