Jericho

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See also: Jéricho and Jerichó

English[edit]

Jericho
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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Ἰεριχώ (Ierikhṓ), from Biblical Hebrew יְרִיחוֹ (yərīḥō). Regarding the "place of concealment" sense, see 2 Samuel 10:5.

Proper noun[edit]

Jericho

  1. An ancient city in the West Bank.
  2. A surname​.
  3. A male given name.

Derived terms[edit]

Translations[edit]

Noun[edit]

Jericho (plural Jerichos)

  1. (informal) A place of retirement or concealment.

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Jericho n

  1. Jericho (an ancient city in the West Bank)

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Further reading[edit]

  • Jericho in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • Jericho in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Jericho n

  1. Jericho (city in the West Bank)