Megiddo
geographical name city of ancient Palestine N of Samaria

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Megiddo — Porte cananéenne Localisation Pays …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Megiddo — Megiddo in Hieroglyphen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • MEGIDDO — (Heb. מְגִדּוֹ), ancient Canaanite and Israelite city, identified with Tell al Mutasallim on the southern side of the Jezreel Valley, approximately 22 mi. (35 km.) S.E. of Haifa. The site was excavated in 1903–05 by G. Schumacher and in 1925–39… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Megiddo — (Hebrew: מגידו‎) is a Hebrew place name that can refer to: Tel Megiddo, site of an ancient city in northern Israel s Jezreel valley Battle of Megiddo (15th century BC) Battle of Megiddo (609 BC) Battle of Megiddo (1918) Megiddo Airport, a… …   Wikipedia

  • Megiddo — EP Satyricon Дата выпуска 13 июня 1997 Жанр Блэк метал …   Википедия

  • Megiddo — (a. Geogr.), so v.w. Mageddo …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Megiddo — Megiddo, Stadt im nördl. Palästina, bekannt durch die Niederlage (608 v. Chr.) des Königs Josua von Juda durch Necho II. (2 Kön. 23, 29) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Megiddo — [mə gid′ō] ancient town in N Palestine, on the plain of Esdraelon: thought to be the Biblical Armageddon …   English World dictionary

  • Megiddo — /meuh gid oh/, n. an ancient city in N Israel, on the plain of Esdraelon: site of many battles; often identified with the Biblical Armageddon. * * * City, ancient Palestine. It occupied a strategic location at the crossing of military and trade… …   Universalium

  • Megiddo — Megịddo,   in der Vulgata Mageddo, Stadt im alten Palästina, im Südwesten der Ebene Jesreel.   Megiddo, bekannt aus ägyptischen und alttestamentlichen Texten und v. a. wegen seiner strategischen Lage von Bedeutung, wurde um 1468 v. Chr. von… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Megiddo —    Place of troops, originally one of the royal cities of the Canaanites (Josh. 12:21), belonged to the tribe of Manasseh (Judg. 1:27), but does not seem to have been fully occupied by the Israelites till the time of Solomon (1 Kings 4:12; 9:15) …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

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