Capernaum

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Capernaum
כְּפַר נַחוּם
Sites of Christianity in the Galillee - Ruins of the ancient Great Synagogue at Capernaum (or Kfar Nahum) on the shore of the Lake of Galilee, Northern Israel.jpg
Capernaum synagogue
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LocationNorth Destrict, Israel
RegionSea o Galilee
Coordinates32°52′52″N 35°34′30″E / 32.88111°N 35.57500°E / 32.88111; 35.57500Coordinates: 32°52′52″N 35°34′30″E / 32.88111°N 35.57500°E / 32.88111; 35.57500
TeepSettlement
History
CultursHasmonean, Roman
Site notes
CondeetionRuined

Capernaum (Ebreu: כְּפַר נַחוּם‬, Kfar Nahum, "Nahum's veelage") wis a fishin veelage established during the time o the Hasmoneans, locatit on the northren shore o the Sea o Galilee.[1]

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  1. Freedman, DN 2000, Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible, Amsterdam University Press