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|'''[[:Category:Biblical GN|Biblical GN]]'''
 
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|A town on the bank of the Euphrates ([http://scriptures.lds.org/en/2_ne/20/9#9 2 Nephi 20:9])
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|An ancient Near Eastern city (an ancient city of the Mittani, Hittite, and Neo-Assyrian empires, the modern site of which is likely located on the Euphrates in Turkey, near the Syrian border) ([http://scriptures.lds.org/en/2_ne/20/9#9 2 Nephi 20:9])
 
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For the etymology see the standard biblical commentaries.
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'''CARCHEMISH''' is the name of a city mentioned in the Isaiah section of the Book of Mormon but is not mentioned as a separate PN or GN in the Book of Mormon.
 
 
See [[CHEMISH]]
 
  
 
[[Category:Names]][[Category:Biblical GN]]
 
[[Category:Names]][[Category:Biblical GN]]

Revision as of 15:39, 30 September 2011

Biblical GN 1. An ancient Near Eastern city (an ancient city of the Mittani, Hittite, and Neo-Assyrian empires, the modern site of which is likely located on the Euphrates in Turkey, near the Syrian border) (2 Nephi 20:9)

CARCHEMISH is the name of a city mentioned in the Isaiah section of the Book of Mormon but is not mentioned as a separate PN or GN in the Book of Mormon.