Bayt Lahm
geographical name — see Bethlehem 2

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  • Bayt Lahm — ar. Betlemme …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Bayt Lahm — noun a small town near Jerusalem on the West Bank of the Jordan River; early home of David and regarded as the place where Jesus was born • Syn: ↑Bethlehem, ↑Bethlehem Ephrathah, ↑Bethlehem Judah • Instance Hypernyms: ↑town • Part Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bethléem Bayt Lahm) — v. de Jordanie, dans les territ. occupés par Israël dep. 1967; 25 000 hab. Lieu où naquit le Christ. Basilique à cinq nefs du IVe s., remaniée par Justinien (VIe s.) et les croisés (XIIe s.) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Bayt — (بيت, בית) is the Arabic and Hebrew word for house, deriving from a common Semitic root that also gave rise to the name of the letter Bet. It appears in several names, such as: * Ahl al Bayt , the People of the House (or family ), referring to… …   Wikipedia

  • Betlemme — Bayt Lahm ar.; Bêth Lehem ebr …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • List of traditional Arabic place names — This is a list of traditional Arabic place names. This list includes: * Places involved in the history of the Arab world and the Arabic names given to them. * Places whose official names include an Arabic form. * Places whose names originate from …   Wikipedia

  • Bethlehem — /beth li hem , lee euhm/, n. 1. a town in NW Jordan, near Jerusalem; occupied by Israel since 1967: birthplace of Jesus and David. 15,000. 2. a city in E Pennsylvania. 70,419. * * * I City (pop., 2000: metro area, 71,329), eastern Pennsylvania, U …   Universalium

  • Bethlehem — 1 Original name in latin Bethlehem Name in other language Bayt Lahm, Bayt Lam, Beit Lahm, Beit Lehem, Beitheal, Belem, Belen, Belen de Juda, Belm, Beln, Beln de Jud Bet Lehem, Bet Leem, Bethleem, Bethleem Efrata, Bethlehem, Bethlem, Betlehem,… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Betlehem — بيت لحم בֵּית לֶחֶם Geburtskirche in Betlehem Verwaltung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jesus in Islam — Isa redirects here. For other uses, see Isa (disambiguation). This article is part of th …   Wikipedia

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