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JERICHO

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does Jericho mean? 

JERICHO (noun)
  The noun JERICHO has 1 sense:

1. a village in Jordan near the north end of the Dead Sea; in the Old Testament it was the first place taken by the Israelites under Joshua as they entered the Promised Land

  Familiarity information: JERICHO used as a noun is very rare.


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JERICHO (noun)


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Meaning:

A village in Jordan near the north end of the Dead Sea; in the Old Testament it was the first place taken by the Israelites under Joshua as they entered the Promised Land

Classified under:

Nouns denoting spatial position

Instance hypernyms:

hamlet; village (a settlement smaller than a town)

Holonyms ("Jericho" is a part of...):

Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan; Jordan (an Arab kingdom in southwestern Asia on the Red Sea)


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