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An ancient village of Palestine near Jerusalem. In the Bible, its inhabitants were condemned by Joshua to serve as manual laborers for the Israelites.

Gib′e·o·nite′ n.
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(Placename) an ancient town of Palestine: the excavated site thought to be its remains lies about 9 kilometres (6 miles) northwest of Jerusalem
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(ˈgɪb i ən)

a town in ancient Palestine, NW of Jerusalem. Josh. 9:3.
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Until the deportation plan is presented, Alhadad, who is married and has a 6-year-old son in Israel, is being held at the Givon detainment facility for those staying in Israel illegally.
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The report also said that 'four of the arrested mothers were sent to Givon Prison with their children' with one as young as four years old, 'and were deported after a week in jail.'
Radcom announced that Harel Givon, its Chief Business Officer has left the company to pursue a new opportunity.
Talmy Givon emphasizes pragmatic meaning over the logico-semantic aspects of language and points out that presuppositions that are triggered by linguistic forms, such as relative clauses, wh-questions, deft-sentences, negatives, and adverbial clauses, are inherently pragmatic and "involve something resembling logical presupposition ...
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Finally, the fourth approach to accessibility points to the recency effects (Givon 1983).