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Items Found In Ancient Jordanian Settlement Show Cultural Connections With Europe
2014-01-24 12:06:36

Swedish archaeologists in Jordan led by Professor Peter M. Fischer from the University of Gothenburg have excavated a nearly 60-metre long well-preserved building from 1100 B.C. in the ancient settlement Tell Abu al-Kharaz. The building is from an era characterised by major migration.

israeli wild boar from europe
2013-11-05 08:15:10

A new study reveals that unlike the Near Eastern wild boars in surrounding countries, Israel's wild boars originated in Europe.

2012-11-13 12:41:27

Tel Aviv University researchers have uncovered a unique 11th-century BCE sacred compound at the site of Tel Beth-Shemesh, an ancient village that resisted the aggressive expansion of neighboring Philistines.


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donative
  • A gift; a largess; a gratuity; a present; a dole.
The word 'donative' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to give'.
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