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Beulah

[byoo-luh] /ˈbyu lə/
noun
1.
a name applied to the land of Israel or Jerusalem, possibly as denoting their future prosperity. Isa. 62:4.
Compare Hephzibah (def 2).
3.
a female given name.
Origin
< Hebrew bəʾūlāh literally, married woman
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Beulah

/ˈbjuːlə/
noun
1.
(Old Testament) the land of Israel (Isaiah 62:4)
Word Origin
Hebrew, literally: married woman
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Word Origin and History for Beulah

fem. proper name, from Hebrew be'ulah "married woman," fem. past participle of ba'al "he married" (see baal).

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Beulah in the Bible

married, is used in Isa. 62:4 metaphorically as the name of Judea: "Thy land shall be married," i.e., favoured and blessed of the Lord.

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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