River Jordan

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River Jordan (Ebreu: נהר הירדן, Nehar haYarden
Arabic: نهر الأردن, Nahr al-Urdun
)
River
Jordan River Bushy.jpg
Name oreegin: Hebrew: ירדן (yardén, descender) < ירד (yarad, tae gang doun)[1]
Kintra Israel, Palestine, Jordan
Regions Wast Asie, Eastren Mediterranean littoral
Destrict Galilee
Tributaries
 - left Banias River, Dan River, Yarmouk River, Zarqa River
 - right Hisbani River (Lebanon), Iyon River
Laundmerks Sea o Galilee, Dead Sea
Soorce
 - location Anti-Lebanon Moontain Range at Moont Hermon, Golan Hichts
 - elevation 2,814 m (9,232 ft)
Mooth Dead Sea
 - elevation −416 m (−1,365 ft)
Lenth 251 km (156 mi)
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The Jordan River rins alang the bund atween the Kinrick o Jordan, Palestine an Israel.

The River Jordan (Ebreu: נהר הירדן Nehar haYarden, Arabic: نهر الأردنNahr al-Urdun, Greek Iordànes, Ιορδάνης) is a 251-kilometre (156 mi)-lang river in Wast Asie rinnin tae the Dead Sea.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Klein, Ernest, A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Hebrew Language for Readers of English, The University of Haifa, Carta, Jerusalem, p.264

Coordinates: 33°11′12″N 35°37′09″E / 33.18667°N 35.61917°E / 33.18667; 35.61917