Land of Promise


Land of Promise
Israel, land which God promised to the Jews

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Land of promise — Land Land, n. [AS. land, lond; akin to D., G., Icel., Sw., Dan., and Goth. land. ] 1. The solid part of the surface of the earth; opposed to water as constituting a part of such surface, especially to oceans and seas; as, to sight land after a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Land of Promise — Land of Promise, = Promised Land. (Cf. ↑Promised Land) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Land of Promise — n. PROMISED LAND * * * …   Universalium

  • Land of Promise — n. PROMISED LAND …   English World dictionary

  • Land of Promise. — See Promised Land. * * * …   Universalium

  • Land of Promise — noun Canaan, the land promised by God to Abraham. Genesis 12 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Land of Promise. — See Promised Land …   Useful english dictionary

  • Promise — Prom ise, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Promised}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Promising}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To engage to do, give, make, or to refrain from doing, giving, or making, or the like; to covenant; to engage; as, to promise a visit; to promise a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Land — Land, n. [AS. land, lond; akin to D., G., Icel., Sw., Dan., and Goth. land. ] 1. The solid part of the surface of the earth; opposed to water as constituting a part of such surface, especially to oceans and seas; as, to sight land after a long… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Land agent — Land Land, n. [AS. land, lond; akin to D., G., Icel., Sw., Dan., and Goth. land. ] 1. The solid part of the surface of the earth; opposed to water as constituting a part of such surface, especially to oceans and seas; as, to sight land after a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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