Siloam

Siloam

[si-loh-uhm, sahy-]
noun
a spring and pool near Jerusalem. John 9:7.
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Siloam (saɪˈləʊəm, sɪ-)
 
n
Bible a pool in Jerusalem where Jesus cured a man of his blindness (John 9)

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Siloam
pool and spring outside Jerusalem (John ix:7), from L.L., from N.T. Gk., from Heb. shiloach, lit. "sending forth," from shalach "to send."
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