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The Israelite Journey through (Around) Moaband Moabite Toponymy

JBL 108/4 j1989) 577-595 THE ISRAELITE JOURNEY THROUGH (AROUND) MOAB AND MOABITE TOPONYMY J. MAXWELL MILLER Emor) Unl\erslt), ltlanta, GA 30322 The Israelite encounter with the Moabites at the time of the exodus from Egypt is reported in four biblical passages: Num 21:lO-20, which recounts the ...

Critical Interventions in Political Toponymy Reuben Rose-Redwood1

Critical Interventions in Political Toponymy Reuben Rose-Redwood 1 Department of Geography, University of Victoria Victoria, British Columbia, V8P 5C2, Canada redwood@uvic.ca Derek Alderman 1 Department of Geography, East Carolina University Greenville, North Carolina, 27858, United States ...

Pausing along the Journey: Learning Landscapes, Environmental ...

Pausing along the Journey: Learning Landscapes, Environmental Change, and Toponymy Amongst the Sikusilarmiut Anne Henshaw Abstract. This paper describes the preliminary results of a place-name project being conducted in the Sikusilarmiut land use area of southu'est Baffin Island.

THE TEACHING OF HISTORY OF RWANDA A PARTICIPATORY APPROACH

... De Heusch in his work developed the idea that : "Toponymy'' invites us (…) to see in Bugesera the home for the expansion of Gesera clan".

Geography, toponymy and political organisation in early ...

II. Geography Th e accounts of the voyages of Ohthere and Wulfstan are, together with Rimbert's Vita Anskarii, the oldest written descriptions of Scandinavia that we have, although Jorda-nes' listing of several ethnic groups in Ultima Th ule around the year 500 is more than three centuries earlier.

TOPONYMY By BENJAMI~V L. MILLER

TOPONYMY By BENJAMI~V L. MILLER There is general interest in the derivation of place names, Fainly because of the historic significance, but also on account of an Innate curiosity that is almost universal.

MUNICIPAL TOPONYMY - STREETS

MUNICIPAL TOPONYMY - STREETS TOPONYM OPENING / TOPONYM OPENING / OFFICIALIZATION OFFICIALIZATION EXPLANATORY NOTE EXPLANATORY NOTE CONCERNING THE ORIGIN CONCERNING THE ORIGIN NOTES/LOCATION NOTES/LOCATION Page 1 Acadia (rue) September 12, 1949 No formal explanation for the origins of this name.

ALGERIA Language & Toponymy

SECTION A: Introduction Ethnic and Linguistic Composition of Algeria 1 Algeria has a current (2003) population of 33,577,500, living in an area of 2,381,741 square kilometres 1.

138* APPENDIX V are far too obvious to require comment; the ...

V. TOPONYMY This appendix is an attempt at a partial synthesis of the geographical information found in Adontz's work together with the identifications of later scholars and the modern forms of toponyms.

Geographic Inquiry: Thinking Geographically

Geographic Inquiry: Thinking Geographically Copyright  2003 ESRI Schools and Libraries Program 2 interesting observation into a question, you can focus the exploration.