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GLOSSARY Abdul Hamid (äb'dool ham id)
Sultan of Turkey 1876-1909. Adana (ä dä'na)
Seaport in Asia Minor. Aden (ä'den)
Port in Arabia owned by British. Æsop (ē'sop)
Greek writer of fables.
Head coil for Arabs.
Dwellers in villages in Arabia.
The one supreme being among the
Mohammedans. Amalekites (a měl'e kītes) A nation dwelling in ancient Canaan. Anatolia (ăn a tooli a) Western Asia Minor. Assuan (äs u än' or a' swan)
Location of noted dam on Nile River.
Baalbek (bäl'běk or bal běk')
Noted city of ancient Syria. Bactrian (bằk'trĩ ăn) Camel of the two-humped variety. Basra (bäsórä) or Bassora Outlet for greatest date gardens of the (bäs so'ra)
world. Bedouin (běd'u în)
Nomadic Arabs of Syria, Arabia, or
North Africa. Beersheba (bē ēr'shē ba) Town in southern part of Palestine. Beirut (bā rööt' or bē rūt') Largest city in Syria. Bsherreh (bē shē'rah) Village near cedar grove in Lebanon. Carchemish (kär'kë mish) Capital of the ancient Hittite kingdom. Chaldea (kăl de'a) Ancient kingdom of Southern Mesopo
tamia. Cherith (kē'rith) or Wady
Kelt (wä'dy kělt) A brook in Palestine. Codex Sinaiticus (ko'dex Manuscript edition of the New Testasi'nā įt'i củs)
ment found in the monastery on Mount Sinai.
Dacia (dā'çï a)
Province of Roman empire north of
Danube River. Darius (da rī'ús)
King of Persia. Diarbekir (di är'bē kir) Town at head of navigation Euphrates
River. Dromedary (drðm'e dā ry) Swift camel that carries passengers. Ekbatana (ěk ba tā'na) Ancient capital of the kingdom of the
Medes. Elim (@'lim)
Oasis in Sinai Peninsula. Emir Feisal (e'mîr fēis'al Arabian leader, son of King Hussein of or feīs'al)
or Megiddo) (ěs dra
Plain in northern Palestine.
Fellaheen (fel la heēn') Peasants in Palestine or Egypt.
Oasis in Sinai Peninsula.
Goofa (goo'fa) or Kufa A coracle used on the lower Tigris at (kū'fa)
or near Bagdad. Haifa (hi'fa)
Seaport in Palestine. Haigians (häzh'ians) Armenians. Halideh Hanoun (ha lựd' A noted Turkish woman reformer and ěh ha noon')
educator. Haman (hã'măn)
High official in ancient Persia. Hammurabi (hām'mur ä' - bi)
Author of oldest code of laws known Haram (hā'ram) or Harem Sacred place of Mohammedans. Pro(hā'rēm)
hibited to all but them. Haram esh Sherif (hā'
ram ěsh shếr ïf') Mosque of Omar in Jerusalem. Haran (hā'ran)
Ancient capital of Assyria. Hazeroth (hăz'roth) Oasis in Sinai Peninsula.