Edom
Edom (/ˈiːdəm/ or /ˈiː.dʌm/; Hebrew: אֱדוֹם,  Edom,  ʼĔḏôm ; "red"; Assyrian: Udumi; Syriac: ܐܕܘܡ) or Idumea (Greek: Ἰδουμαία, Idoumaía; Latin: Idūmaea) was a Semite-inhabited histo...
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Aqaba
Sea,Sand and sun. Water sports, diving, and desert fun. Warm, crystal blue water throughout the year. Luxury five-star hotels, campsites in nature: you will ...
Aqaba - Travel tips
There is a lot to see and do around the InterContinental Aqaba hotel: Red Sea coral diving, Arabic ice cream, water sports: sailing, jet-skiing and parasaili...
Aqaba - Diving in Aqaba
Introduction to Aqaba, Jordan.
Canaanite religion
Canaanite religion is the name for the group of Ancient Semitic religions practiced by the Canaanites living in the ancient Levant from at least the early Bronze Age through the first centuries of the...
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Aqaba
Aqaba (Arabic: العقبة‎ al-ʻAqabah , "the steep path/ascent") is a Jordanian coastal city situated at the northeastern tip of the Red Sea. Aqaba is the largest city on the Gulf of Aqab...
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Hadad ben Bedad
Hadad ben Bedad was a king of Edom mentioned in the Bible, in Genesis 36:31-43. He succeeded Husham in the apparently elective kingship of the Edomites. He is described as having moved the capital of ...
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Gulf of Aqaba
The Gulf of Aqaba or Gulf of Eilat (Arabic: خليج العقبة‎, transliterated: Khalyj al-'Aqabah; Hebrew: מפרץ אילת‎, transliterated: Mifratz Eilat) is a large gulf at the northern tip of t...
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Malik-rammu
Malik-rammi (possibly meaning "Great King" or "King of Multitudes") was king of Udumi (Edom) around the year 705 BCE, during the reign of the Assyrian king Sennacherib. He is mentioned on Sennacherib'...
Jacob and Esau
The Book of Genesis contains the story of Jacob and Esau focusing on Esau's loss of his birthright to Jacob and the conflict that had spawned between their descendant nations because of Jacob's decept...
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Dinhabah
In Genesis 36, Dinhabah was an Edomite city, the capital of King Bela ben Beor. The name may mean "robbers' den". Dinhabah may have been located on the site of modern Dibdiba, a little northeast of Pe...
Saraya Aqaba
“Saraya Aqaba” is a Jordanian private shareholding company, whose founding shareholders include Saraya Jordan, Jordan’s Social Security Corporation, Aqaba Development Corporation, and Arab Bank plc. S...
Jobab ben Zerah
Jobab ben Zerah was a king of ancient Edom, according to Genesis 36. He succeeded Bela ben Beor in the apparently elective kingship of the Edomites. He ruled from Bozrah. He was succeeded by Husham.Al...
Kaus-malaka
Ḳaus-malaka was the king of Udumi (Edom) during the reign of the Assyrian king Tiglath-Pileser III. His name means "[the god] Kaus is king" or "Kaus rules".
Elah (Edom)
Elah was the name of an Edomite clan (possibly the name of an eponymous chieftain) mentioned in Genesis 36:31-43.
Kenaz
Kenaz or Knaz - hunter - is the name of several persons in the Hebrew Bible. קְנָז "Hunter", Standard Hebrew Kenaz, Tiberian Hebrew Qənaz / Qənāz
Abraham
Abraham (/ˈeɪbrəˌhæm, -həm/ (Hebrew: אַבְרָהָם‎,  listen )), originally Abram, is the first of the three biblical patriarchs. His story, told in chapters 11 through 25 of the Book of G...
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Aqaba Governorate
Aqaba (Arabic: العقبة al-ʻAqabah‎) is one of the governorates of Jordan, located south of Amman, capital of Jordan. Its capital is Aqaba. It is the fourth largest governorate in Jordan by ar...
Aqaba Governorate - Wikipedia
Jebel al-Madhbah
Jebel al-Madhbah (Arabic: جبل المذبح‎, Jabal al-Madhbaḥ) is a mountain at Petra, in present-day Jordan, which a number of scholars have proposed as the Biblical Mount Sinai, beginning with D...
Jacob
Jacob (later given the name Israel) is considered a patriarch of the Israelites. According to the Book of Genesis, Jacob (/ˈdʒeɪkəb/; Hebrew: יַעֲקֹב  Yaʿakov) was the third Hebrew progenitor wit...
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Battle of Aqaba
Battle of Aqaba (6 July 1917) was fought for the Jordanian port of Aqaba. The attacking forces of the Arab Revolt, led by Auda ibu Tayi and advised by T. E. Lawrence ("Lawrence of Arabia"), were vict...
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Samlah of Masrekah
Samlah was a king of Edom mentioned in the Bible, in Genesis 36:31-43. He succeeded Hadad ben Bedad in the apparently elective kingship of the early Edomites. He is described as being from Masrekah. H...
Midianite pottery
Midianite pottery, also known as “Qurayya ware” is a ware type found in the Hejaz (northwestern Saudi Arabia), southern and central Jordan, southern Israel and the Sinai, generally dated to the 13th-...
Bela ben Beor
In the chronology of Edomite kings in Genesis 36, Bela ben Beor is the first of the apparently elective kings. The dates of his reign are unknown.
Tigranes VI of Armenia
Tigranes VI, also known as Tigran VI or by his Roman name Gaius Julius Tigranes (Greek: Γαίος Ιούλιος Τιγράνης, Armenian:Տիգրան, before 25 – after 68) was a Herodian Prince and served as a Roman ...
Maresha
Tel Maresha (Hebrew: תל מראשה‎), also Marissa (ماريسا the Arabized form), is an antiquity site in Israel's southern lowlands. The tel was first excavated by the British archaeologists Bliss and ...
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