Israel

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first of two Old Testament books telling the history of Judah and Israel until the return from the Babylonian Captivity in 536 BC 1 Chronicles , I Chronicles
first of two Old Testament books telling the histories of the kings of Judah and Israel 1 Kings , I Kings
second of two Old Testament books telling the history of Judah and Israel until the return from the Babylonian Captivity in 536 BC 2 Chronicles , II Chronicles
second of two Old Testament books telling the histories of the kings of Judah and Israel 2 Kings , II Kings
town and port in northwestern Israel in the eastern Mediterranean Accho , Acre , Akka , Akko
100 agorot equal 1 shekel in Israel agora
according to the Old Testament he was a pagan king of Israel and husband of Jezebel (9th century BC) Ahab
militant offshoot of al-Fatah that is the newest and strongest and best equipped faction active in the West Bank; responsible for many deadly attacks in Israel in 2002 Aksa Martyrs Brigades , al-Aksa Martyrs Brigades , Martyrs of al-Aqsa
(Judaism) immigration of Jews to Israel aliyah
Egyptian statesman who (as president of Egypt) negotiated a peace treaty with Menachem Begin (then prime minister of Israel) (1918-1981) Anwar el-Sadat , Anwar Sadat , Sadat
tension between Arabs and Israeli erupted into a brief war in June 1967; Israel emerged as a major power in the Middle East Arab-Israeli War , Six-Day War , Six Day War
Egypt and Syria attacked Israel in October 1973 (on Yom Kippur); Israel counterattacked and drove the Syrians back and crossed the Suez Canal into Egypt Arab-Israeli War , Yom Kippur War
ancient kingdom in southern Mesopotamia; Babylonia conquered Israel in the 6th century BC and exiled the Jews to Babylon (where Daniel became a counselor to the king) Babylonia , Chaldaea , Chaldea
Israeli statesman (born in Russia) who (as prime minister of Israel) negotiated a peace treaty with Anwar Sadat (then the president of Egypt) (1913-1992) Begin , Menachem Begin
Israeli statesman (born in Poland) and active Zionist who organized resistance against the British after World War II; prime minister of Israel (1886-1973) Ben Gurion , David Ben Gurion , David Grun
(Old Testament) the youngest and best-loved son of Jacob and Rachel and one of the twelve forebears of the tribes of Israel Benjamin
book of the Old Testament that tells the history of Israel under the leaders known as judges Book of Judges , Judges
Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Zechariah which are concerned mainly with the renewal of Israel after the Babylonian Captivity Book of Zachariah , Zacharias , Zechariah
ancient seaport in northwestern Israel; an important Roman city in ancient Palestine Caesarea
capital and largest city of the modern state of Israel; a holy city for Jews and Christians and Muslims; was the capital of an ancient kingdom capital of Israel , Jerusalem
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