Lake Kinneret

   See Sea of Galilee.

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  • KINNERET — (Heb. כִּנֶּרֶת), moshavah in northern Israel, near the S.W. corner of Lake Kinneret, founded on Jewish Colonization Association (ICA) land in 1909 by settlers from Eastern Europe. The village developed at a slow pace, as the settlers frequently… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Kinneret — or Kineret (Lang he|כנרת) may refer to:*The Sea of Galilee, Israel s largest freshwater lake. *Kinneret, a village on the shore of the Sea of Galilee *Kvutzat Kinneret, a kibbutz on the shore of the Sea of Galilee *Anakinra, a drug produced by… …   Wikipedia

  • Kinneret — n. Sea of Galilee, large lake in northeastern Israel …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Kinneret, Lake — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Global Lake Ecological Observatory Network — (GLEON) is an international grass roots, voluntary network of researchers, educators, and community groups interested in making and utilizing time series of high frequency observations made on and in lakes and reservoirs all over the world.… …   Wikipedia

  • My Kinneret Holiday Home — (Migdal,Израиль) Категория отеля: Адрес: Hashaked, Migdal, 14950, Израиль …   Каталог отелей

  • Nofesh Nof Kinneret — (Рош Пинна,Израиль) Категория отеля: Адрес: Nof Kineret 69/2, Рош Пинна, 120000 …   Каталог отелей

  • GEOGRAPHICAL SURVEY — Names The name Ereẓ Israel (the Land of Israel) designates the land which, according to the Bible was promised as an inheritance to the Israelite tribes. In the course of time it came to be regarded first by the Jews and then also by the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • HISTORICAL SURVEY: THE STATE AND ITS ANTECEDENTS (1880–2006) — Introduction It took the new Jewish nation about 70 years to emerge as the State of Israel. The immediate stimulus that initiated the modern return to Zion was the disappointment, in the last quarter of the 19th century, of the expectation that… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • JORDAN — (Heb. הַ)יַּרְדֵּן), river flowing from the Anti Lebanon mountains south through Lake Kinneret and emptying into the Dead Sea. The name Jordan is first attested in the 13th century B.C.E. Papyrus Anastasi 1 (13:1). In the Septuagint the Hebrew… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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