Lydda [lid′ə]

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  • LYDDA — (Heb. לֹד, Lod), town in the coastal plain of Israel, 10 mi. (16 km.) S.E. of Tel Aviv Jaffa. Lydda first appears in the Canaanite period (1465 B.C.E.) when it is mentioned in Thutmosis III s list of towns in Canaan. According to the Talmud (Meg …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Lydda — • A titular see of Palestina Prima in the Patriarchate of Jerusalem Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Lydda     Lydda     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Lydda — Lydda, Stadt im Stamme Benjamin, so v.w. Diospolis 5) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Lydda — Lydda, früherer Name von Diospolis (s. d. 3) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • LYDDA — Palaestinae urbs, Ptol. alio nomine Diospolis, hodie Roma Castaldo, et S. Georgio: versus oram Iudaeae Occ. Ioppae proxima, inde 10. mill. pass. Hierosolymam versus 30. inter Nicopolim et Antipatrida, Episcopal. sub Archiep. Caesariensi. Plin. l …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Lydda — [lid′ə] LOD …   English World dictionary

  • Lydda — Lod (Israël) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Lod. Lod (he) לוד (ar) اللد …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lydda — Lod Basisdaten hebräisch …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lydda — An important commercial centre, 18 km. (11 miles) SE of Joppa. Some of the returning exiles settled at Lydda (Lod; Ezra 2:33). After being outside Judaea, it was returned to Jonathan and the Jews by King Demetrius in 145 BCE (1 Macc. 11:34) and… …   Dictionary of the Bible

  • Lydda —    A town in the tribe of Ephraim, mentioned only in the New Testament (Acts 9:32, 35, 38) as the scene of Peter s miracle in healing the paralytic AEneas. It lay about 9 miles east of Joppa, on the road from the sea port to Jerusalem. In the Old …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

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