Trachonitis


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Trachonitis

(trăk'ənī`tĭs), region, ancient Palestine, NE of the Sea of Galilee and SE of Damascus. It formed part of the tetrarchy of Herod Philip and Herod Agrippa I. It is mentioned in the Gospel of St. Luke.
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520, some of whose relics they translated to their churches in Oriens, as in Mahajja (= Pilgrimage Center) in Trachonitis (Harran) not far from Damascus, and in Nitil in the Madaba region of present-day Jordan.
Carol Trachonitis, Herefordshire Council's equality and diversity manager, says the success story proves the contribution migrant workers are making to the Midlands.
For example, "In the fifteenth year of the reign of Emperor Tiberius, when Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea, and Herod was ruler of Galilee, and his brother Philip ruler of the region of Ituraea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias ruler of Abilene, during the high priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word of God came to John son of Zechariah in the wilderness" (3:1-2).
30 1 TRACHONITIS (IRE) (A McCarthy) 16-1 2 Dove Cottage (IRE) (11-2) 3 Cosmea (8-1) 8 ran Nampour 7-2JF 11/4, 1.
BJ Lancaster Watch your jockeys I've heard of 'watch your bets' warnings when horses with similar names line up against each other, but 7lb claimer Shane B Kelly, on Dontpaytheferryman, beating Shane Kelly, on Trachonitis, in the last at Southwell opens up a whole new front
Jenkins must have had high hopes of completing a treble with Trachonitis in the 1m4f handicap, but after travelling strongly for much of the race, the gelding failed to pick up as promised once off the bridle for Shane Kelly, who was beaten into second by his namesake, apprentice Shane B Kelly, who rode an enterprising race on Brian Ellison's Dontpaytheferryman to score by three-quarters of a length.
Trachonitis, who runs in the 1m4f Bet Multiples -Betdaq Handicap (2.
It could have been even better with Parhelion's late rally off a steady pace just failing against Beat Route and Thundering Home in the 1m3f handicap before Dettori held his hands up after Trachonitis just failed to make up the halfdozen lengths in the straight on all-the-way winner Jeer in the 1m4f handicap.
Another easy winner was the John Jenkins-trained Trachonitis in the 1m3f handicap under Shane Kelly, who barely had to move a muscle to win by half a length from Desert Vision.
Today Holland gets the leg-up on the Jenkins-trained Trachonitis in the 6.
Hawridge King ran well enough once again, sticking on for a close third, clear of Inchpast, who has not been in the best of form but is becoming well treated again, and old rival Trachonitis, who ran rather flat this time.
He's worse off at the weights with Trachonitis, and James Millman claims only 3lb now, but he's in really good shape.