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A village of ancient Palestine at the foot of the Mount of Olives near Jerusalem. According to the New Testament, it was the site of the resurrection of Lazarus.
(Placename) a village in the West Bank, near Jerusalem at the foot of the Mount of Olives: in the New Testament, the home of Lazarus and the lodging place of Jesus during Holy Week
Beth•a•ny(ˈbɛθ ə ni)
a village in W Jordan, near Jerusalem, at the foot of the Mount of Olives; home of Lazarus.