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Aijalon

(ă`jəlŏn, ī`–, ā`–), in the Bible. 1 Town, on the border between PhilistiaPhilistia
, region of SW ancient Palestine, comprising a coastal strip along the Mediterranean and a portion of S Canaan. The chief cities of Philistia were Gaza, Ashqelon, Ashdod, Ekron, and Gath; strategically located on the great commercial route from Egypt to Syria, they
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 and Israel, the modern Yalo (Israel), NW of Jerusalem. In the Tell el AmarnaTell el Amarna
or Tel el Amarna
, ancient locality, Egypt, near the Nile and c.60 mi (100 km) N of Asyut. Ikhnaton's capital, Akhetaton, was in Tell el Amarna. About 400 tablets with inscriptions in Akkadian cuneiform were found there in 1887.
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 letters it is called Aialuna. 2 Town in Zabulon. 3 Valley over which Joshua commanded the moon to stand still.
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In one battle where Joshua was helping the Gibeonites (an ally) fight the forces of the kings of the Amorites, Joshua said to the Lord in the presence of Israel: "O sun, stand still over Gibeon, O moon, over the Valley of Aijalon." (Joshua 10:12) "So the sun stood still, and the moon stopped, till the nation avenged itself on its enemies as it is written in the book of Jashar.
Kitchen (1996: 72-76) through his method of "dead-reckoning" back from a claimed fixed point in 716 BCE, despite the significant incongruities in the two kings' itineraries and the absence of any mention of Jerusalem and of all but one of Rehoboam's fifteen fortified Judean towns, Aijalon (2 Chron.
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It records that after Joshua led the people of Israel into Canaan - a region of the ancient Near East that covered modern-day Israel and Palestine - he prayed: "Sun, stand still at Gibeon, and Moon, in the Valley of Aijalon. And the Sun stood still, and the Moon stopped, until the nation took vengeance on their enemies."
Then Elon the Zebulunite died and was buried in Aijalon [AYALON], in the territory of Zebulun (Judg.
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In 2010, another American, Aijalon Mahli Gomes, was arrested in the North and sentenced to eight years of hard labor, also for illegal entry and "hostile acts." He was freed when former President Jimmy Carter visited Pyongyang to seek his release.
In 2010, he negotiated the release of American national Aijalon Mahli Gomes, who had been sentenced to eight years of hard labor after illegally crossing into North Korea from China.
In 2010 Carter negotiated the release of US citizen Aijalon Mahli Gomes, who was sentenced to eight years' hard labour for illegally entering the country.
In 2011, Carter visited and won the release of American Aijalon Gomes, who had been sentenced to eight years for crossing illegally into the North.
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