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Definitions for nazarethˈnæz ər əθ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Nazareth(noun)

    a historic town in northern Israel that is mentioned in the Gospels as the home of Joseph and Mary


  1. Nazareth(ProperNoun)

    An ancient town in the Middle East, today in the state of Israel.


  1. Nazareth

    Nazareth is the largest city in the North District of Israel. Nazareth is known as "the Arab capital of Israel"; the population is made up predominantly of Arab citizens of Israel, almost all of whom are either Muslim or Christian. In the New Testament, the city is described as the childhood home of Jesus, and as such is a center of Christian pilgrimage, with many shrines commemorating biblical events.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Nazareth

    a town in a hollow of the hills on the N. of the Plain of Esdraëlon, 67 m. N. of Jerusalem and 11 m. W. of the Sea of Galilee, celebrated over Christendom as the home of the Holy Family.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nazareth in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nazareth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Fadi Swidan:

    We are seeing more Nazareth-based start-ups thriving.

  2. Aryeh Shimron:

    If this is correct, that strengthens the case for the Talpiot or Jesus Family Tomb being indeed the tomb of Jesus of Nazareth.

  3. Leonard Hodgson:

    To St. Paul, stripes, stones, shipwrecks, and thorns in the flesh were religious experiences to Judas Iscariot, the daily companionship of Jesus of Nazareth was not.

  4. Francis Cardinal George, OMI:

    Appearances are deceiving when it comes to the Holy Eucharist. It looks like the bread of Jesus’ time, tastes like unleavened bread, smells and feels like bread but it’s not bread. It’s the body and blood, human soul and divine nature of Jesus of Nazareth, risen from the dead.

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