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east gate

east gate in the Bible

(Jer. 19:2), properly the Potter's gate, the gate which led to the potter's field, in the valley of Hinnom.

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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  • I could meet you at the east gate and let you know if the coast is clear.

  • The forest and the moor stretch to the east gate of the city.

    Oxford Andrew Lang
  • And they walked through the east gate, and down the wooded hill to the water side.

    Her Mother's Secret Emma D. E. N. Southworth
  • The church was outside the enclosure, about twenty paces from the east gate.

  • The east gate of the town as long ago as 1773 proved so great an obstruction to commerce and traffic that it was pulled down.

  • In no pleasant mood Armstrong mounted 233 and trotted for the east gate.

  • Internally it was divided up by streets which, except near the east gate, run parallel or at right angles to one another.

    Ancient Town-Planning F. Haverfield
  • A little eastward, near the "east gate," stood the parsonage.

  • This gate is at present walled up by reason of its vicinity to the east gate, which renders it of little use.

  • So they hastened along until at length the east gate was reached.

    Knock Three Times! Marion St. John Webb

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