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 (bîr-shē′bə, bĕr-shĕv′ə)
A city of southern Israel southwest of Jerusalem. In biblical times it marked the southern boundary of Palestine.


(Placename) a town in S Israel: commercial centre of the Negev. In biblical times it marked the southern limit of Palestine. Pop: 183 000 (2003 est)


(bɪərˈʃi bə, ˈbɪər ʃə-)

a city in Israel, near the N limit of the Negev desert: the southernmost city of ancient Palestine. 152,600.
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The Beer Sheba District Court rejected on November 4 a case filed by Al Mezan Center for Human Rights and Adalah -- The Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel on behalf of the boy and his family against the Israeli military in the shooting.
The air raids came after a rocket reportedly fired from Gaza fell at a home in Beer Sheba South of Israel causing damage but no injuries.
They've won both group home games against Inter and Hapoel Beer Sheba and are on a run of five straight home wins, four of them to nil.
IAI operates four cyber development centers - one in Singapore, one in Switzerland, and two in Israel - the most recent of which was opened in the city of Beer Sheba. IAI leads the Israel Cyber Company Consortium (IC3) which offers end-to-end solutions for national cyber systems and is comprised of leading Israel cyber companies.
Fitting vocational training courses in Beer Sheba with a gender lens
Allegedly killed soldier in bus station in Beer Sheba.
The Palestinian citizen was receiving medical treatment at the Israeli Beer Sheba hospital, head of Duma's local municipality Abdulsalam Dawabsheh told Kuwait News Agency (KUNA).
The Palestinian resistance continued firing various kinds of rockets and mortar shells on the Israeli settlements and sites in Tel Aviv, Ashdod and Beer Sheba.
Abdullah Salim Andm Ibrahim a-Rakiva and Omar Herev Abu Jared are said to be Arab Israeli citizens from the Afakim region in the city of Beer Sheba, who have also been tried along with three Egyptian citizens.
Karim Younes, born in 1958, was mechanical engineering student in Ben Gurion University of Beer Sheba in the Naqab desert area when he was accused with two others of kidnapping an Israeli soldier and killing him.
Beer Sheba (Israel): The Ben-Gurion University of the Negev; 2007.
Chelsea now go on to meet Dundalk 93 in the semi-finals in Limavady tonight, while Swindon stormed into a semi-final clash with Cruz Azul after hammering Hapoel Beer Sheba 5-0 in their last eight clash.