from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • An ancient city of northwest Palestine on the southern edge of the Plain of Esdraelon. It was the scene of many battles throughout early history because of its strategic position on the route connecting Egypt with Mesopotamia.

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  • n. see Mount Megiddo


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  • Megiddo comes from a root, gadad, "cut off," and means slaughter.

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  • It was perhaps appropriate that I started my hike in the far north of the West Bank, within a few miles of a hill called Megiddo, where Pharoah Thutmose III overwhelmed the Canaanite king Durusha in about 1457BC, thus beginning the legend of Armageddon, the site of the Last Battle.

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  • Within a few decades, official documents refer to Megiddo as the seat of the governor.

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  • Here Allenby had laid out his greatest trick: He would convince the enemy that he was about to strike out on his right, directly across the Jordan, whereas in reality he planned to attack on his left, circling down on them from their western flank through the Valley of Jezreel, that is known as Megiddo, or Armageddon.

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  • _Esdraelon_, as a corruption of Jezreel, is that named "Megiddo" in Old

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  • But when he was sent to serve his term at the Megiddo prison in northern Israel, he says he was more shocked by the way the maj'd,

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  • The reverse of each coin will depict The Lion of Megiddo, with its stylized curved tail, is taken from an ancient seal excavated in Megiddo Armageddon in the Jordan Valley, dating from the 8th cent.

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