International News Archive - March 08, 2010
Prof Gershon Galil of the Department of Bible Studies at the University of Haifa has identified Khirbet Qeiyafa as â€œNetaâ€™imâ€, which is mentioned in the book of Chronicles.
Word of the Day
- Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.