Jordan river

river that flows from northern Israel into the Dead Sea and forms the border between between Israel/West Bank and Jordan

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Jordan River — River, Middle East. It rises in Syria, flows through the Lake Tiberias (Sea of Galilee), and then receives its main tributary, the Yarmūk River. It drains into the Dead Sea at 1,312 ft (400 m) below sea level after a total course of 223 mi (360… …   Universalium

  • Jordan River — heißen die Flüsse: Jordan River (British Columbia) in der kanadischen Provinz Britisch Columbia Jordan River (Utah) im US Bundesstaat Utah Jordan River (Victoria) im australischen Bundesstaat Victoria Sie sind nach dem Fluss Jordan im Nahen Osten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jordan River — This article is about the river in West Asia. For other rivers named Jordan River or River Jordan, see Jordan River (disambiguation). Jordan River (Hebrew: נהר הירדן, Nehar haYarden Arabic: نهر الأردن, Nahr al Urdun) River …   Wikipedia

  • Jordan River — river, CEN. Palestine; more than 200 mi. long …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • Jordan River —    The Jordan, some 205 miles long, flows north to south through the Sea of Galilee, ends in the Dead Sea, and forms the boundary between Palestine and Jordan (Transjordan). The Jordan originates in the snows and rains of Mount Hermon, and its… …   Historical Dictionary of Israel

  • Jordan River — noun a river in Palestine that empties into the Dead Sea; John the Baptist baptized Jesus in the Jordan • Syn: ↑Jordan • Instance Hypernyms: ↑river • Part Holonyms: ↑Palestine, ↑Canaan, ↑Holy Land, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jordan River (disambiguation) — Jordan River may refer to:Asia: *Jordan River, a tributary of the Dead Sea in Southwest AsiaAustralia: *Jordan River (Tasmania)Canada: *River Jordan, British Columbia, a hamlet and river on Vancouver IslandEngland: *River Jordan, CornwallNew… …   Wikipedia

  • Jordan-River-Utah-Tempel — (englisch: Jordan River Utah Temple, früher Jordan River Temple) ist ein Tempel der Kirche Jesu Christi der Heiligen der Letzten Tage in South Jordan, im Süden von Salt Lake City. Er wurde 1981 eingeweiht. Der Jordan River Tempel entstand nach… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jordan River (Victoria) — Jordan RiverVorlage:Infobox Fluss/GKZ fehlt Lage Victoria (Australien) Flusssystem Latrobe River Abfluss über Thomson River (Victoria) → …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jordan River Hotel — (Амман,Иордания) Категория отеля: 1 звездочный отель Адрес: 51 King Hussain Stree …   Каталог отелей

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