geographical name 1. city N Indiana population 29,383 2. district of ancient Egypt E of the Nile Delta

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  • Goshen — is the name of several places and things:Places*Land of Goshen, a Biblical place in Egypt, and the source for most other places named GoshenAustralia*Goshen, TasmaniaCanada*Goshen, Nova Scotiaouth Africa*Goshen (South Africa), a short lived Boer… …   Wikipedia

  • Goshen — ist eine von 1882 bis 1883 bestehende Burenrepublik, siehe Republik Goshen der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Goshen (Alabama) Goshen (Arkansas) Goshen (California) Goshen (Connecticut) Goshen (Georgia) Goshen (Idaho) Goshen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Goshen — Goshen, AR U.S. town in Arkansas Population (2000): 752 Housing Units (2000): 310 Land area (2000): 11.205590 sq. miles (29.022343 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.116239 sq. miles (0.301057 sq. km) Total area (2000): 11.321829 sq. miles (29.323400… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Goshen — (spr. Goschn), 1) Städtischer Bezirk mit Postamt (Post township) in der Grafschaft Litchfield des Staates Connecticut (Nordamerika); 1600 Ew.; 2) zweite Hauptstadt der Grafschaft Orange des Staates New York, 3 Kirchen, 2 Banken, Akademie, 4… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Goshen — (spr. gōschen, »Gosen«), Hauptstadt der Grafschaft Elkhart im nordamerikan. Staat Indiana, am Elkhart, Bahnknotenpunkt, mit Holzindustrie, Kornmühlen und (1900) 7810 Einw …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • GOSHEN — i. e. appropinquatio, vel approximatio, civitas in tribu Iudae, quam et expugnavit Iosue. Ios. c. 10. v. 41. Neh. c. 2. v. 49. Item Aegypti regio, in qua Israëlitae olim habitabant, antequam in terram promissionis pervenêrunt …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Goshen — from the Bible, fertile land settled by the Israelites in Egypt; light shone there during the plague of darkness [Gen. xxxxv:10]. The name is of unknown origin …   Etymology dictionary

  • Goshen — [gō′shən] n. [Heb] Bible the fertile land assigned to the Israelites in Egypt: Gen. 45:10 …   English World dictionary

  • Goshen — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Goshen est le nom de nombreuses villes américaines : Goshen dans l État de l Alabama. Goshen dans l État de l Arkansas. Goshen dans l État de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Goshen — 1 Original name in latin Goshen Name in other language Goshen, Гошен State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 36.10119 latitude 93.99131 altitude 369 Population 1071 Date 2011 05 14 2 Original name in latin Goshen Name in other… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Goshen — /goh sheuhn/, n. 1. a pastoral region in Lower Egypt, occupied by the Israelites before the Exodus. Gen. 45:10. 2. a land or place of plenty and comfort. 3. a city in N Indiana. 19,665. * * * ▪ Indiana, United States       city, seat (1831) of… …   Universalium

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