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(Bible) an ancient port, mentioned in I Kings 10:22, situated in Spain or in one of the Phoenician colonies in Sardinia


(ˈtɑr ʃɪʃ)

an ancient country, of uncertain location, mentioned in the Bible. I Kings 10:22.
References in classic literature ?
By all accounts Tarshish could have been no other city than the modern Cadiz.
And now the time of tide has come; the ship casts off her cables; and from the deserted wharf the uncheered ship for Tarshish, all careening, glides to sea.
Perhaps this has all befallen us on your account, like Jonah in the ship of Tarshish.
LARI warned Bekaa residents to be cautious of taking mountainous roads over weekend, especially in the areas of Dahr al-Baidar and Tarshish, due to the buildup of snow.
Running away from his divine commission, he set off for Tarshish.
Called by God to go to Nineveh, Jonah heads the opposite direction to Tarshish.
Summary: Talaya would install additional production lines in its Tarshish water plant for the bottling of 15 liter glass gallons.
He suggests that we are easily lured from our vocation by the bright lights of Tarshish and only turn to God in honest prayer when, like Jonah, we find ourselves in the belly of the fish (a place of vulnerability or askesis).
When the first reading from Isaiah 66 refers to Tarshish, I see an echo of Psalm 72--"May the kings of Tarshish and the islands bring tribute.
The land belongs to members of the Tarshish family, some of whom are unwilling to sell, leading to the murder and its investigation.
When Bitcoin is used to purchase goods or services, gains or losses would need to be recorded when transferred at the date of sale (Wiener, Zelnik, Tarshish, & Rodgers, 2013).