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Countryside • Rural
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Dictionary of Biblical Imagery
Country, CountrysideThe Bible does not decisively distinguish country from nation or land. The image accordingly encompasses two distinct meanings. Country denotes “homeland”—the place where one lives—while countryside is the “landscape outside of towns”—the natural realm beyond the reach of the city.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
Dictionary of Phrase and Fable
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 1, A–C
country. This English term, with the meaning “nation,” is found frequently in the Bible, usually as a rendering of Hebrew ʾereṣ H824 (e.g., Gen. 12:1, though elsewhere the term can also be translated “ground, land, earth”), corresponding to Greek gē G1178 (Acts 7:3, though other Greek terms also mean
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