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(Placename) the Biblical name for Susa
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(ˈsu sə, -sɑ)

a ruined city in W Iran: the capital of ancient Elam. Biblical name, Shushan.
Su′si•an (-zi ən) n., adj.
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A three-dimensional seismic survey programme for the Shushan area has been implemented with a total area of 2,150 sqkm, or 65% of that phase.
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This was Haman's precise accusation in Shushan, (Persia): "There is a certain people scattered...and dispersed among the peoples in all the provinces of your realm.
The Shushan District Court in Hefei broadcast the photograph, name, identity number, amount owed and other information for each culprit on giant screens for 11 hours a day at public squares during peak travel times, Hefei Evening News reported on Wednesday.
Esty Shushan and Estee Rieder-Indursky co-direct Nivharot, an NGO dedicated to pressuring the ultra-Orthodox parties to include women on their slates for election to the Knesset, since currently only men are eligible for election in these parties.
Dr Debra Shushan, Director of Policy for Americans for Peace Now, told Al Bawaba: " Undermining the deal benefits neither Israeli nor American security and, incidentally, it will not benefit the security of Sunni Arab states either.
The Alamein and Shushan subbasins strike approximately WSW to ENE and are bounded by faults of similar orientation.
I am Shushan der Marderosian, descendant of priests.
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David Shushan has been promoted to managing director in the firm's Boston office.
When TB Megillah 12a speaks of the Jews in Shushan participating in a meal using vessels looted from the Temple, the message is that the Jews had given up on the Temple being rebuilt, and did not even mourn its destruction.