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" Newfane; town in Windham County, Vermont, said to have been named for Thomas Fane, one of the "men of Kent. "
The origin of certain place names in the United States - Page 223
by Henry Gannett - 1905 - 334 pages
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art ...

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...Alba, from a white sow, which we are told /Eneas had found in the place where it was built ; and Longa, to distinguish it from another town of the same name in the country of the Marsi ; or rather because it extended, without having much breadth, the whole length...
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Questions on the Historical Books of the New Testament, Designed for Bible ...

Albert Barnes - Religion - 1832
...there 1 The third day from what was this ? Where was Cana ? Why was it called Cana of Galilee ? Ana. To distinguish it from another town of the same name in the tribe of Ephraim. Josh. xvi. 9. 2. Who were invited to the marriage 1 How many disciples had Jesus...
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A gazetteer of the Old and New Testaments: to which is added the natural ...

William Fleming - 1838
...town of Judah, illustrious as the place of our Saviour's nativity. It is called Bethlehem of Judak, to distinguish it from another town of the same name in the allotment of the tribe of Zebulun, Josh, xix. 15; Micah v. 2. It is also called Beth-lehem-Ephratah,...
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Questions on the Gospels: the lessons in historical & chronological order ...

Joseph Longking - Bible - 1841
...2. It was a city in the time of Boaz, Ruth iii. 11. In Matt. ii. 1 it is called Bethlehem of Judea, to distinguish it from another town of the same name in the tribe of Zebulon, Josh. xix. 15. In Luke ii. 4 it is called the city of David, because David was born...
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Illustrations of Scripture

George Paxton - 1842
...or forty houses ; the site, however, is romantic. [Bethlehem, called Bethlehem of Judah orEphratah, to distinguish it from another town of the same name in the north-west of the country, lay on the brow of a mountain six miles from Jerusalem on the Gaza road....
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Questions on the four Gospels

Albert Barnes - Bible - 1842
...there ? The third day from what was this? Where was "Oma?" Why was it called " Cana of Galilee ? " Ans. To distinguish it from another town of the same name in the tribe of Ephraim? Jos. xvi. 9. 2. Who wereinсited to themarriage? How many disciples had Jesus at...
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A cyclopędia of biblical literature, ed. by J. Kitto

John Kitto - 1845
...prophecies of Micah can be ascertained. He was a native of Moresheth of Gath (i. 14, 15), so called to distinguish it from another town of the same name, in the tribe of Judah (Josh. XT. 44; 2 Chron. xiv. 9, 10). Micah is to be distinguished from a former prophet...
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The Bible-scholar's Manual: Embracing a General Account of the Books ...

Bradford Kinney Peirce - 1847 - 342 pages
...the character of the wonderful person age born within its walls. It was called Beth lehem of Judea, to distinguish it from another town of the same name in the tribe of Zebulon. 5. It was first called Ephrath or Ephrata, and is also sometimes styled the city...
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The geography of Palestine

Walter McLeod - 1847
...or Ephrata. (Gen. xxxv. 19. ; Mic. v. 2.) In St. Matthew's gospel it is called Bethlehem of Judea, to distinguish it from another town of the same name in the tribe of Zebulon j and in St. Luke it is termed " the city of David," because it was the place of his...
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The Cyclopędia of Biblical Literature, Volume 2

John Kitto - Bible - 1851
...prophecies of Micah can be ascertained. He was a native of Moresheth of Gath (i. 14, 15), so called to distinguish it from another town of the same name, in the trilie of Jxidah (Josh. xv. 44; 2 Chron. xiv. 9, 10). Micah is to be distinguished from a former prophet...
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