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Siloam

[si-loh-uh m, sahy-] /sɪˈloʊ əm, saɪ-/
noun
1.
a spring and pool near Jerusalem. John 9:7.
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Siloam

/saɪˈləʊəm; sɪ-/
noun
1.
(Bible) a pool in Jerusalem where Jesus cured a man of his blindness (John 9)
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Word Origin and History for Siloam

pool and spring outside Jerusalem (John ix:7), from Late Latin, from New Testament Greek, from Hebrew shiloach, literally "sending forth," from shalach "to send."

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