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22nd day of the 6th Lunation of 2019

September 21st, 2019

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Jordan
River that flows between Jordan and Israel ref from Yarden, meaning descend, or flow down in Hebrew.
Moses
Mosheh; mes, son in Egyptian; in Hebrew deliver or drew out.
Nun
Means Great Fish in Arabic.
Joshua
Yahweh is Salvation; yeho[God] + yasha[to save]
Hittites ref
Occupied Anatolia prior to 1700 BC, appear to have derived their culture from the Hatti people. Referenced in the Bible, "Amarna Letters" of Egypt, and more recently in the discovery of Hattusa. The capital, founded Circa 2500 BC. 1700 BC - 1500 BC Old Kingdom. 1400 - 1200 BC New Kingdom.
Lebanon
name signifies white, for the limestone cliffs and the snowy peaks. ref
Euphrates
That makes fruitful (Hitchcock's Dictionary of Biblical Names).
the Great Sea
refers to the Mediterranean.
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