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Naz·a·reth

 (năz′ər-əth)
A town of northern Israel southeast of Haifa. Settled in prehistoric times, it is first mentioned in the New Testament as the boyhood home of Jesus. The modern town is a trade center and pilgrimage site.

Nazareth

(ˈnæzərɪθ)
n
(Placename) a town in N Israel, in Lower Galilee: the home of Jesus in his youth. Pop: 62 700 (2003 est)

Naz•a•reth

(ˈnæz ər əθ)

n.
a town in N Israel: the childhood home of Jesus. 45,600.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Nazareth - a historic town in northern Israel that is mentioned in the Gospels as the home of Joseph and MaryNazareth - a historic town in northern Israel that is mentioned in the Gospels as the home of Joseph and Mary
Galilee - an area of northern Israel; formerly the northern part of Palestine and the ancient kingdom of Israel; the scene of Jesus's ministry
Translations
الناصرة‎
Nazaret
Nasaret
נָצְרַת‎
Nazaretas

Nazareth

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