Definitions for gethsemanegɛθˈsɛm ə ni

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Geth•sem•a•negɛθˈsɛm ə ni(n.)

  1. a garden E of Jerusalem, near the brook of Kidron: scene of Jesus' agony and betrayal. Matt. 26:36.

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  2. (l.c.) a scene or occasion of suffering; calvary.


  1. Gethsemane

    Gethsemane is a garden at the foot of the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem most famous as the place where, according to the gospels, Jesus and his disciples are said to have prayed the night before Jesus' crucifixion.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Gethsemane

    somewhere on the E. of Kedron, half a mile from Jerusalem, at the foot of Mount Olivet, the scene of the Agony of Christ.


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