anan

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Anan definition


cloud, one of the Israelites who sealed the covenant after the return from Babylon (Neh. 10:26).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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anan

city, Tokushima Prefecture (ken), Shikoku, Japan, on the Naka-gawa (Naka River), facing the Kii-suido (Kii Channel) between the Inland Sea and the Pacific Ocean. It was created in 1958 by the merger of the former castle town of Tomioka and the fishing village of Tachibana. A market centre for the agricultural hinterland, its industry produces lime, timber, ships, and wooden goods. Pop (1985 prelim.) 60,752.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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