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(ˈʃɛkəm; -ɛm)
(Placename) the ancient name of Nablus
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(ˈʃi kəm, ˈʃɛk əm; Heb. ʃəˈxɛm)

Hebrew name of Nablus.
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The full-brother to last week's Juddmonte International winner Japan cost 3,400,000 guineas as a yearling and looked to have a big future as he swept to victory by three and a quarter lengths from Shekhem.
Shekhem, bidding to enhance Dermot Weld's exceptional record in the race, served it up to Donnacha O'Brien's mount all the way up the straight but fell a neck short.
"It is important to note that these complaints are part of a larger strategy orchestrated by activists targeting our brand and designed to generate media coverage," Heidi Barker Sa Shekhem, a McDonald's spokeswoman, said in the statement.
A spokeswoman, Heidi Barker Sa Shekhem, said the Shanghai plant supplied products including sausage patties, ham patties, beef patties and chicken nuggets.
Washington, DC, February 13, 2014 --( On Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 7000 Adelphi Rd in Hyattsville, MD, the Ausar Auset Society International (the Society) and the Association for Cultivation and Education (ACE) invite you to participate in the "Celebrating the Tradition of African Queens" ceremony for the enstoolment of Hem Shekhem Sanekhem Nerta EnKamit as an Ur Aua-t (Queen Mother) in the Washington, DC Hesp (region).
On the Israeli side, army helicopters were used to rescue people from roofs and the tops of cars, and some 300 families from Bat Hefer, north of Tel Aviv, were evacuated from their homes after the nearby Shekhem river burst its banks.In Jordan, the government declared Wednesday a public holiday due to the icy weather.Police said many main roads were closed, advising people "not go out unless necessary," as the hazardous driving conditions caused more than 700 traffic accidents in the space of 48 hours.
Working on an urban lot that long served residents of Nablus as an unofficial dump for garbage and old car parts, Dutch and Palestinian archaeologists are learning more about the ancient city of Shekhem, and are preparing to open the site to the public as an archaeological park next year.
Towards the end of this journey he entered the Ascent Institute in Tsfat looking for a room for the night, met its director Rabbi Shaul Leiter, and ended up spending five years in fulltime Torah study, primarily at the Yeshivat Od Yosef Hai at the Tomb of Joseph in Shekhem with the hasidic teacher Rabbi Yitzchak Ginsburgh.
HOPES IN OPENER Shekhem will have his supporters in early maiden