How Do You Spell BETHANY?

Correct spelling for the English word "Bethany" is [b_ˈɛ_θ_ə_n_ɪ], [bˈɛθənɪ], [bˈɛθənɪ]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of BETHANY

  1. house of dates. A village on the south-eastern slope of the Mount of Olives ( Mark 11:1 ), about 2 miles east of Jerusalem, on the road to Jericho. It derived its name from the number of palm-trees which grew there. It was the residence of Lazarus and his sisters. It is frequently mentioned in connection with memorable incidents in the life of our Lord ( Matthew 21:17 ; 26:6 ; Mark 11:11 Mark 11:12 ; 14:3 ; Luke 24:50 ; John 11:1 ; 12:1 ). It is now known by the name of el-Azariyeh, i.e., "place of Lazarus," or simply Lazariyeh. See n from a distance, the village has been described as "remarkably beautiful, the perfection of retirement and repose, of seclusion and lovely peace." Now a mean village, containing about twenty families. These dictionary topics are fromM.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible DictionaryBibliography InformationEaston, Matthew George. "Entry for Bethany". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

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Usage Examples for BETHANY

  1. At Bethany College, in Virginia, this day is observed in a similar manner. - "A Collection of College Words and Customs" by Benjamin Homer Hall
  2. He is not, however, in Bethany, but at Bethabara beyond the Jordan, a day's journey off. - "Parish Papers" by Norman Macleod