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Beth·le·hem

 (bĕth′lĭ-hĕm′, -lē-əm)
1. A town in the West Bank south of Jerusalem. It is the traditional birthplace of Jesus.
2. A city of eastern Pennsylvania on the Lehigh River north-northwest of Philadelphia. It is an important steel-producing center and the site of Moravian College (established 1742) and Lehigh University (1865).
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Bethlehem

(ˈbɛθlɪˌhɛm; -lɪəm)
n
(Placename) a town in the West Bank, near Jerusalem: birthplace of Jesus and early home of King David
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Beth•le•hem

(ˈbɛθ lɪˌhɛm, -li əm)

n.
1. a town in NW Jordan, near Jerusalem, occupied by Israel 1967: birthplace of Jesus and David. 16,313.
2. a city in E Pennsylvania. 72,490.
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Noun1.Bethlehem - a town in eastern Pennsylvania on the Lehigh River to the northwest of PhiladelphiaBethlehem - a town in eastern Pennsylvania on the Lehigh River to the northwest of Philadelphia; an important center for steel production
Keystone State, Pennsylvania, PA - a Mid-Atlantic state; one of the original 13 colonies
2.Bethlehem - a small town near Jerusalem on the West Bank of the Jordan RiverBethlehem - a small town near Jerusalem on the West Bank of the Jordan River; early home of David and regarded as the place where Jesus was born
West Bank - an area between Israel and Jordan on the west bank of the Jordan river; populated largely by Palestinians
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Translations
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Bethlehem

[ˈbeθlɪhem] NBelén m
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Bethlehem

[ˈbɛθliəm ˈbɛθlɪhɛm] nBethléem
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Bethlehem

nBethlehem nt
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Bethlehem

[ˈbɛθlɪˌhɛm] nBetlemme f
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It can also be found in most Slovak churches," said Mariaacuten Suvaacutek, the coordinator of the Peace Light of Betlehem, as quoted by the SITA newswire.During the last weekend before Christmas, on December 22, scouts will distribute the light across Slovakia via train.
Police said that Paulino had just gone from the house of a certain Mary Gail Cabasan along Betlehem Street, Sitio Nazareth, Barangay San Isidro, Paranaque City whom he visited.
BETHLEHEM, September 3, 2017 (WAFA) - A 21-year injured Palestinian Sunday succumbed to critical wounds he sustained after being shot by Israeli forces at the entrance of Betlehem refugee camp in early August.
It is composed of thirteen districts geographically grouped into three regions: the Southern region includes Yatta, Dora, Hebron and Betlehem; the Central region includes Jerusalem, Ramallah, Jericho, and Salfit; the Northern region includes Qalqilia, Nablus, Tulkarm, Jenin, and Tubas.
However, it has no shining tail like the star of Betlehem. And it may be difficult to spot -- even for hobby astronomers, because the asteroid won't get that close.
Belen, which comes from the Spanish word for "Betlehem," is a sacred diorama depicting the Nativity scene.
Everyone eats a lot of Edinburgh rock and my favourite Gaelic carol is in it - Paiste Am Betlehem. It'spine-chillingly magnificent."
Bishops were appointed in Sebaste, Hebron and Betlehem, where cathedral churches had been erected.
I ordered one of her CDs containing Christmas music, Natt I Betlehem ("Night in Bethlehem").
Net nader aan die dorpe, Betlehem en Bohlokong, is daar nog sprake van digte bewoning.