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Sepharvaim

Sephar­vaim
 

The Israelites and Canaanite Proselytes from Carthage are known as Sephardim, after "Sepharvaim", a city in Syria, where exiles from Jerusalem settled after the destruction of the first temple in 586BC (Obadiah 20).

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