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 (hĕb′rŏn′, -rôn′, hē′brən) In Arabic Al Kha·lil (äl kä-lēl′, KHä-)
A city of the West Bank south-southwest of Jerusalem. Sacred to both Jews and Muslims as the home and burial place of Abraham and (to Jews) as King David's capital for seven years, the city has a history of Jewish-Arab violence. Hebron was occupied by Israel in 1967, but control of most of the city was transferred to the Palestinians in 1997.


(ˈhɛbrɒn; ˈhiː-)
(Placename) a city in the West Bank: famous for the Haram, which includes the cenotaphs of Abraham and Sarah, Isaac and Rebecca, and Jacob and Leah. Pop: 168 000 (2005 est). Arabic name: El Khalil


(ˈhi brən)

an ancient city of Palestine, formerly in W Jordan; occupied by Israel 1967–97; since 1997 under Palestinian self-rule. Arabic, El Khalil.
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Rachel's Tomb and Hevron, Jerusalem and the Western Wall are not Jewish enough for UNESCO.
It then proceeds to the economic arrangements for her burial in Hevron and after an elaborate, narratively ritualized account of her son's betrothal to Rebekah, concludes with this eloquently simple verse about generational progression and surrogacy: "And Isaac brought her to the tent of Sarah his mother, and he took Rebekah, and she became his wife, and he loved her.
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On Thursday, Uri Ariel said that he backs "concrete plans for the construction of 100 (new) homes in Hevron.
Contributions may be made in his memory to: Talmud Torah of Hevron Israel; or Hevra Kadisha of Houston; or Kiviti HaShem and Shiviti HaShem Synagogues in Ofakim, Israel.
Captain Rabbi Hanania Shafran for his contribution to the halakhic research, which included: Shut Bemareh HaBazak, helek 6, tshuvah 43, Parashat Bo 5770; Makhon Minhat Asher, shanah 8, kovets 16; Shut Dvar Hevron, Orah Hayyim, tshuvah 355; correspondence with Rabbi Yaakov Ariel; interview with Rabbi Yehoshua Neuwirth; interview with Rabbi Mordekhai Eliyahu, of blessed memory.
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Hevron today is a city of some 150,000 Muslims and about 5,000 Jews.
He was told that some time in the future, he would be asked to act within right-wing circles in Jerusalem yeshivot such as Mir and Hevron, as well as Breslover institutions.
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Rav Elli was one of the founders of Yeshivat Shavey Hevron in Hebron, and he taught at yeshivot in Jerusalem and several other areas.