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Synonyms for Canaan

an ancient country in southwestern Asia on the east coast of the Mediterranean Sea

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As trainers rushed to Canaan, the crowd groaned and some of his shocked teammates covered their eyes or looked away.
Phoenix Suns guard Isaiah Canaan injures his foot, landing awkwardly, after being fouled.
Canaan was surprisingly calm as he lay on the court before medics arrived to take him away.
The site offers a central location in downtown New Canaan, within walking distance of numerous restaurants, services, and transportation.
Notes: The Town will conduct a MANDATORY pre-bid meeting on Wednesday May 25, 2016 at 9:00 AM at the project location, Railroad Plaza, 75 Main Street, North Canaan, CT.
Summary: From a small village to worldwide recognition, Lebanese singer-songwriter, poet and activist Lydia Canaan has been catalogued as a historic figure in the Rock'n'Roll Hall of Fame Library and Archives.
JERUSALEM, November 10, 2014 (WAFA) -- American Consul General Michael Ratney participated on Monday in the tenth annual olive harvest festival in Jenin where he visited local farmers and met with Canaan Fair Trade Olive Harvest Festival Director Nasser Abufarha.
American Consul General Michael Ratney participated in the tenth annual olive harvest festival in Jenin today where he visited with local farmers and met Canaan Fair Trade Olive Harvest Festival Director Nasser Abufarha.
With this transaction, which brings the total amount of the funds RelayRides has raised through venture capital financing to USD44m, Canaan Partners joins existing investors August Capital, Google Ventures and Shasta Ventures.
The school announced plans in May to merge its two existing Edinburgh campuses to its existing Canaan Lane site as a result of low pupil numbers.
Hoyt Funeral Home in New Canaan is directing arrangements.
The Welsh Lady From Canaan [bar] Eirian Jones (Y Lolfa, pounds 9.
Her latest play takes the very modern subject of immigration with an emotional and psychological examination of the harrowing and often humiliating experience of refugee Canaan and his sometimes shadowy reasons for leaving President Mugabee's Zimbabwe.
Camp Canaan, a US-based adventure company, has announced a Canaan Canopy Tour Zipline Canopy Tour Media Tour in Rock Hill, close to Charlotte, US.
The state Department of Transportation will begin a major construction project at the New Canaan rail station, which will mean that the Pine Street parking lot will be closed through November.