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was, according to the Hebrew Bible, a King of Israel and in the Qur'an, a Prophet, son of Dawood and known as Sulaiman.
according to the Hebrew Bible, was the Phoenician king of Tyre, succeeding his father Abibaal.
the temple was constructed under Solomon, king of the Israelites.
They were originally written in Hebrew and are recognised as scripture by Judaism and Christianity
was initially king of the United Monarchy of Israel but after the ten northern tribes of Israel rebelled in 932/931 BCE to form the independent Kingdom of Israel he was king of the
refers to those tribes of ancient Israel that formed the Kingdom of Israel and which disappeared from Biblical and all other historical accounts after the kingdom was destroyed in
the names of Jewish communities which lived in the area of Aksumite and Ethiopian Empires
- first Jewish Emperor of Ethiopia, is traditionally believed to be the son of King Solomon of ancient Israel and Makeda, Queen of Sheba
was a monarch of the ancient kingdom of Sheba and is referred to in Habeshan history, the Bible, the Qur'an, and Josephus
was Ethiopia's regent from 1916 to 1930 and Emperor of Ethiopia from 1930 to 1974.
is the unicameral legislature of Israel
was one of several states which emerged in the Southern Levant during the Iron Age.
was a Semitic Akkadian kingdom centered on the Upper Tigris river, in Mesopotamia
was the king of the Babylonian Empire from about 1125 BC to 1103 BC.
was an Akkadian city-state of ancient Mesopotamia
was the period in Jewish history during which the Jews of the ancient Kingdom of Judah were captives in Babylon.
was a king of Judah. He was the second son of king Josiah by Zebidah the daughter of Pedaiah of Rumah
- King of Judah; son and successor of Jehoiakim
- is the fifth book of the Hebrew Bible, and the fifth of five books of the Jewish Torah/Pentateuch.
a code of conduct in use in a given culture, religion or community application, by which a body of rules of human behaviour is transmitted by oral tradition and effectively respect
- is the first major written redaction of the Jewish oral traditions called the 'Oral Torah' and the first major work of Rabbinic Judaism.
- is the seventh day of the Jewish week and a day of rest in Judaism.
is the second Order of the Mishnah, the first written recording of the Oral Torah of the Jewish people
were a Canaanite tribe who inhabited and built Jerusalem prior to its conquest by King David; the Books of Kings state that Jerusalem was known as Jebus prior to this event.
was the founder of the Persian Empire under the Achaemenid dynasty.
is a book of the Hebrew Bible
was a governor of the Persian Province of Judah
was the third 'king of kings' (emperor) of the Achaemenid Empire.
are an ethnoreligious group of the Levant.
a major figure in the Hebrew Bible
was king of the Persian Empire from 465 BC to 424 BC. He was the son of Xerxes I of Persia and Amestris, daughter of Otanes.
- is a system in which one belongs to one's father's lineage. It generally involves the inheritance of property, names or titles through the male line as well.
is a system in which lineage is traced through the mother and maternal ancestors.
- is a book of the Hebrew Bible. Told largely in the form of a first-person memoir, it concerns the rebuilding of the walls of Jerusalem by Nehemiah, a Jew who is a high official a
a Biblical holiday celebrated on the 15th day of the month of Tishrei
is a temporary hut constructed for use during the week-long Jewish festival of Sukkot.
is the central figure of the Book of Nehemiah, which describes his work rebuilding Jerusalem and purifying the Jewish community.
the movement, migration, or scattering of a people away from an established or ancestral homeland
is a term used to describe the spread of ancient Greek culture, and, to a lesser extent, language.
was a Greek historian, geographer and philosopher.
- Philo used allegory to fuse and harmonize Greek philosophy and Judaism.
- is the second-largest city of Egypt, with a population of 4.1 million
- He introduced the Romans to the chief schools of Greek philosophy and created a Latin philosophical vocabulary
a Jewish house of prayer, house of assembly
was a Jewish dynasty of Idumean descent, client Kings of Roman Iudaea Province between 37 BCE and 92 CE.
was a client king of Israel.
was an assembly of twenty-three judges appointed in every city in the Biblical Land of Israel.
- sometimes called the great revolt, was the first of three major rebellions by the Jews of Iudaea Province (Judaea Province), against the Roman Empire
one of Rome's greatest generals, conquering Pannonia, Dalmatia, Raetia, and temporarily Germania
is the central figure of Christianity. Most Christian denominations venerate him as God the Son incarnated and believe that he rose from the dead after being crucified.

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