Ornamental vases used by Phoenicians for burial
Holy of Holies
The most sacred chamber in a temple
The name given to the agreement between the Hebrews and Yahweh
The name for the permanent settlements of the Phoenicians in the Mediterranean area
An agreement between countries
Rolls of parchment on which the Hebrews wrote their laws and stories
The laws of Moses were written down in five books that became known as this
The term describing a leader of a Hebrew tribe, who also served as a military leader
The twelve tribes of Israel started with this man. He was Abraham's grandson.
The first Hebrew king
Council of Merchants
The group that shared ruling power with the Phoenician King/Priest
The second Hebrew king
The Hebrew king (son of King David) who built the temple in Jerusalem
Had walls around them, were crowded, had port/harbor on the outside of the walls
A major contribution of the Phoenicians
A phrase that describes how the Hebrews felt people should be treated
Phoenicians were known for this which comes from a shellfish
Early on they were traveling merchants; later settled in southern Canaan as farmers
The Hebrew religion
Hebrew history began with this wealthy merchant from Ur; founding father of the Hebrews
Another group that made up the Phoenician people. They came from the eastern Mediterranean near Greece. They were traders and shipbuilders.
Place where the Hebrews wandered for 40 years
The name for the Hebrew journey out of Egyptian slavery and back to the promised land of Canaan
This man took over leading the Hebrews back to Canaan after Moses died
Sidon, Byblos, Beirut, Tyre
Independent Phoenician city-states
Language, Religion and Economy
The common bonds that held together the Phoenician people
Gods/Goddesses tied to nature
This is what Phoenician religion was based on
The most important Phoenician colony. It was the first Phoenician colony and it was located on the coast of North Africa
Founded Carthage on the coast of North Africa
Poems in the Bible written by King David
These were the most important set of laws that Moses asked the Hebrews to obey
People who came to the Hebrews telling them what they were doing wrong and what God wanted them to change
The capital of the Hebrew kingdom established by King David
Hebrew day of rest
The scribe that helped the Jews write down the laws of Moses in the five books called the Torah
Religious group meetings of the Jews in Babylon
A Jewish religious leader that helps with worship; also a Jewish teacher
The book that holds the history of the Hebrew people
This is where the Phoenicians turned when they could not make their living off of the land alone
The belief in one God
The Hebrew kingdom located in the North
The Hebrew kingdom located in the South
Canaanites and Philistines
The two groups of people that made up the Phoenicians
One of the groups of people that formed the Phoenician people. They came from the desert south and east of Canaan and they were herders.
They were traders and shipbuilders
This caused the Hebrews to end up in Egypt where they were put into slavery
An important Phoenician natural resource
Shellfish that yields purple dye
Permanent settlements of the Phoenicians
Offsprings; the children of parents
Letters from which any number of words can be formed; this was the most important gift of the Phoenicians. THEY DID NOT INVENT IT, but they passed it on to other people.
Rolls of parchment
The land in which both Phoenicians and Hebrews lived. This area was the "bridge" that connected Egypt and Mesopotamia.
Trading city known for purple dye
Name of the Hebrew God
Exodus leader of the Hebrews
The leader and general who led the Hebrews back into Canaan after Moses died
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