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Qumran

Syllabification: Qum·ran
Pronunciation: /ko͝omˈran
 
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Definition of Qumran in English:

A region on the western shore of the Dead Sea. The Dead Sea scrolls were found 1947–56 in caves at nearby Khirbet Qumran, the site of an ancient Jewish settlement.

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