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 Zelo’tes (3 syl.)Zen’chis Khan [great chief]. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Zem.
 
The sacred well of Mecca. According to Arab tradition, this is the very well that was shown to Hagar when Ishmael was perishing of thirst. Mecca is built round it.   1
 


 Zelo’tes (3 syl.)Zen’chis Khan [great chief]. 

 
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