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  1. zoar(Noun)

    A place of refuge; a sanctuary.

  2. Origin: From Zoar, one of five ancient cities in the Jordan valley, mentioned in the Bible in Genesis 19:22, 23, and 30 as the place whither Lot fled with his wife and two daughters to escape death when Yahweh destroyed the cities of Sodom and Gomorrah.


  1. Zoar

    Zoar is a village in Tuscarawas County, Ohio, United States. The population was 169 at the 2010 census.

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  1. Zoar

    a small village of Ohio, U.S., 91 m. S. of Cleveland, and the seat of a German Socialistic community.

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