Sepharad

Sepharad (Sef´uh-rad)

The residence of some exiles from Jerusalem mentioned in (Obad 1:20). It is identified with Sardis (modern Sart) in east-central Turkey, the capital city of the ancient Lydian Empire.

Obad 1:20

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