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Lehite GN 1. City, ca. ___BC (Alma 56:9; 57:11)

This name for a Lehite city is to be compared with the biblical geographic designation Judea (Ezra 5:8). Both Judea and Judah appear in the Book of Mormon, where Judah represents the land in the Old World and Judea a city in the New.

See also Judea / Judeah Variant