Oak Of Mamre

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(Μαμβρη̑ ἡ δρύς, also called Τερέβινθος, lit. “turpentine tree”), the Locus sanctus near Hebron associated with the Philoxenia of Abraham when he provided hospitality to the three angels. Eusebios of ...

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