Reference Entry

Negev (Israel)

John Everett-Heath

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

Third edition


Published online May 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780191751394

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A semi-desert with a name derived from the Hebrew root n-g-b ‘to dry’. Thus the name means ‘Dry (Land)’ or

Reference Entry.  64 words. 

Subjects: Names Studies

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