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Re: Who was talking about Khazaria?

From:Steg Belsky <draqonfayir@...>
Date:Sunday, October 27, 2002, 15:16
On Sat, 26 Oct 2002 11:28:44 +0200 Roberto Suarez Soto <ask4it@...>
> On Oct/25/2002, Peter Clark wrote: > > "Ispamya" sounds a lot like "Hispanya," so I'm guessing those > are related > > terms. But what does "Sefarad" mean?
> My 2 cents: > IIRC, Sefarad was one of the sons of some important > character in > jewish/christian mythology (Old Testament, I mean). Don't know who, > but I'm pretty sure it's something like this :-)
> -- > Roberto Suarez Soto
- I just ran "sefarad" through the biblical search engine at , all it came up with was the place name (no genealogical attachment), in `Ovadya 1:20. In the same verse as the place-name "tzorfat", actually. -Stephen (Steg) "aru."