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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 Bible-scholar's manual: embracing a general account of the books and ...

Bradford Kinney Peirce - Bible - 1853 - 342 pages
...recollect the character of the wonderful personage born within its walls. It was called Bethlehem 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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A General Introduction to the Sacred Scriptures: In a Series of ...

Joseph Dixon - Bible - 1853
...the tribe of Juda. Its name signifies the house of bread. It was commonly called Bethlehem of Juda, to distinguish it from another town of the same name, in the tribe of Zabulon. It was, also, called Ephrata, and its inhabitants Ephrateans. It was not remarkable...
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Catechetical instruction; or, Questions on the collects

William Hodgson (of Bampton, Cumberland.) - 1857
...thereabouts, south of Jerusalem, on the Way to Hebron. — Why was it called "Bethlehem of Judah?" Ans. To distinguish it from another Town of the same Name in the Tribe of Zebulun. Josh. xix. 15. — What was its ancient Name? Ana. It was called Ephralh, or Ephratah....
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A biblical dictionary

James Austin Bastow - History - 1859
...11.) It ¡я also called " Bethlehem Ephratah," and "Bethlehem Judah," and "Bethlehem of Jude», " to distinguish it from another town of the same name, in the tribe of Zebulon ; (Josh. xix. 15 :) and also "the city of David," where Christ the Lord was born....
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A cyclopædia of biblical geography, biography, natural history, and general ...

John Parker Lawson, John Marius Wilson - History - 1866
...town of Judah, illustrious as the place of our Saviour's nativity. It is called Bethlehem of Judah to distinguish it from another town of the same name in the allotment of the tribe of Zebulun, Josh. xix.15, Mic. v.2. It isalso called Bethlehem-Ephratah, from...
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The Life of Jesus Christ for the Young, Volume 2

Richard Newton - 1880
...storm." The town in which Christ was born was called " Bethlehem Ephratah," or " Bethlehem of Judea," to distinguish it from another town of the same name in the tribe of Zebulon. The meaning of Bethlehem is "house of bread." This was a very appropriate name to...
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The Light of the world: lessons from the life of our Lord for children

Richard Newton, Jesus Christ - 1884 - 344 pages
...storm.' The town in which Christ was born was called ' Bethlehem Ephratah,' or ' BcthleЪет of Judœa,' to distinguish it from another town of the same name in the tribo of Zebnlnn. The meaning of Bethlehem is ' House of Bread.' This was a very appropriate name to...
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Cyclopædia of Biblical, Theological, and Ecclesiastical Literature, Volume 6

John McClintock, James Strong - Bible - 1894
...750. He is styled "the Moraslhite," as being a native of* Moreshcth of CJath (i, 14, 15), so called to distinguish it from another town of the same name in the tribe of Judah (Josh, xv, 44; 2 Chron. xiv, 9, 10). Micah is thus likewise distinguished from a former...
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Topographic Development of the Klamath Mountains

Joseph Silas Diller - Geology - 1902 - 69 pages
...New Jersey. The place so named because a great deal of corn was raised and ground at the mill there. Newfane; town in Windham County, Vermont, said to...Geneva; village in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, named for the principal city of Switzerland. New Hamburg: village in Scott County, Missouri, named for the...
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Bulletin, Issues 196-201

Geology - 1902
..."men of Kent." New Florence; city in Montgomery County, Missouri, named for the daughter of EA Ix-wis, an early settler, and given the prefix to distinguish...Geneva; village in Fayette County, Pennsylvania, named for the principal city of Switzerland. New Hamburg; village in Scott County, Missouri, named for the...
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