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Magog

(mā`gŏg), in the Bible. 1 Son of Japheth. 2 The land from which GogGog,
in the Bible. In the Book of Ezekiel, Gog is a leader, the chief prince of Meshech and Tubal who will attack Israel and be defeated in the last days. Magog is his country. The same theme surfaces in the Book of Revelation, where the assailants are Gog and Magog.
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, the eschatological enemy of the people of God, comes to wreak havoc on Israel.

Magog,

city (1991 pop. 14,034), S Que., Canada, on Lake Memphremagog, SW of Sherbrooke. Founded by Loyalist emigrants from the United States after 1776, Magog is a resort and trade center, with textile mills, food processing, and dairying.
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We thus find chapters on Gag and Magog in pre-Islamic sources (chapter one); Alexander the Great and Gog and Magog in pre-Islamic, eastern Christian sources (chapter two); Gog and Magog and Dhu l-Qarnayn (the latter clearly representing Alexander in this context) in the Quran (chapter three); Gog and Magog in Islamic tradition, mostly hadith literature and the like (chapter four); and two chapters on Gog and Magog in later Islamic (mostly Arabic, Persian, and Turkish) literature, including poetry, adab, and folklore (chapters five and six).
Actually Zeilberger proves this theorem for Gog and Magog trapezoids, but composing by the Schutzenberger involution yields the above result.
So Beloved's victory was not unexpected but even Charlton admitted being taken aback when 16-1 chance Magog proved good enough to get the better of Ikhtisas.
La representation des peuples de Gog et Magog sur la carte de Hereford et la perception de l'alterite dans le Moyen Age
While administrative and design services are performed at the Magog headquarters, all products are manufactured, warehoused and shipped from Enerconcept's Thetford Mines, Quebec, production facility.
Canadian telecoms company Cogeco Cable (TSX:CCA) has launched Business Ultimate 50 high-speed Internet in Magog, Quebec, the company said yesterday.
The prophecy's symbolism involves a prince called Gog of Magog, leader of Rosh, Meshech and Tubal, who leads a coalition that includes Persia (Iran), Cush, Phut, Gomer, and Beit Togarmah against Israel.
Recently, former French President Jacques Chirac revealed how in the run-up to the Iraq invasion, Bush called him up to warn that the Biblical creatures Gog and Magog were at work in the Holy Land and why they must be defeated by the "Coalition of the Willing".
Pellerin, the main producer of medicinal lavender in Canada, runs Bleu Lavande, situated in Fitch Bay near Magog, Quebec.
Mr Seaton, 52, a one handicap golfer and a former Cambridge shire county champion as a member at Gog Magog, Cambridge, entered last month's Yorkshire Amateur championship from Huddersfield and, before that, was runner-up in the Earl of Dartmouth Trophyat Woodsome Hall.
and Magog, Quebec, have already announced that they will close.