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Type Settlement
Usage Biblical
Scripts בֵּית־אֵל(Ancient Hebrew)
Pronounced Pron. BETH-əl(English)

Meaning & History

Means "house of God" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is a town north of Jerusalem, where Jacob saw his vision of the stairway.