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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The head of the BoC Credit Card Centre, Stelios Trachonitis, told state broadcaster CyBC that all existing American Express cards issued by the lender will be cancelled at the end of March.
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Luke says: "It was the fifteenth year of the rule of Emperor Tiberius; Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea, Herod was ruler of Galilee, and his brother Philip was ruler of the territory of Iturea and Trachonitis; Lysanias was ruler of Abilene, and Annas and Caiaphas were High Priests." Here Luke mentions seven public figures who are well-known to historians, including their geographical locations.
In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, when Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea, and Herod was tetrarch of Galilee, and his brother Philip tetrarch of the region of Ituraea and Trachonitis, and Lysanias was tetrarch of Abilene, during the high priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word of God came to John the son of Zechariah in the desert.
Googling a runner Trachonitis 4.45 Southwell Trachonitis was a region that once formed part of Herod Philip's tetrarchy.
SOUTHWELL: GAZETTE BET: 7.30 Trachonitis. NAOMI MATTHEW: 5.30 Three White Socks, 6.00 Faith And Hope, 6.30 Paper Dreams, 7.00 Rudegirl, 7.30 John Forbes, 8.00 Mudhish, 8.30 Koo And The Gang.
TODAY'S TIPS KEMPTON: 1.50 Valentino Swing, 2.20 Captain Dimitrios, 2.50 Trachonitis, 3.20 Gandalf, 3.55 Chilli Green, 4.25 Roman Flame, 4.55 Master Of Dance, 5.25 Saddlers Bend MARKET RASEN: 2.00 Spirit Of Adjisa, 2.30 Break The Chain, 3.00 The Magic Bishop, 3.30 CAPE TRIBULATION (NAP), 4.05 Bennynthejets, 4.35 Huckleberry NAAS: 1.55 Johnny McGeeney, 2.25 Queiros Bleu, 3.05 Golden Silver, 3.35 Day Of A Lifetime, 4.10 Bob Lingo, 4.40 Rivage D[sup.3]Or, 5.10 Presenting Nama SEDGEFIELD: 2.10 Palawi, 2.40 Euro American, 3.10 Desert Cry, 3.45 Rawaaj, 4.15 Sir Tantallus Hawk, 4.45 Lady Bluesky DOUBLE: Cape Tribulation and Desert Cry
TOMORROW'S TIPS KEMPTON: 1.50 Valentino Swing, 2.20 Captain Dimitrios, 2.50 Trachonitis, 3.20 Gandalf, 3.55 Chilli Green, 4.25 Roman Flame, 4.55 Master Of Dance, 5.25 Saddlers Bend MARKET RASEN: 2.00 Spirit Of Adjisa, 2.30 Break The Chain, 3.00 The Magic Bishop, 3.30 CAPE TRIBULATION (NAP), 4.05 Bennynthejets, 4.35 Huckleberry SEDGEFIELD: 2.10 Palawi, 2.40 Euro American, 3.10 Desert Cry, 3.45 Rawaaj, 4.15 Sir Tantallus Hawk, 4.45 Lady Bluesky DOUBLE: Cape Tribulation and Desert Cry
TOMORROW KEMPTON: 1.50 Valentino Swing, 2.20 Captain Dimitrios, 2.50 Trachonitis, 3.20 Gandalf, 3.55 Chilli Green, 4.25 Roman Flame, 4.55 Master Of Dance, 5.25 Saddlers Bend MARKET RASEN: 2.00 Spirit Of Adjisa, 2.30 Break The Chain, 3.00 The Magic Bishop, 3.30 Cape Tribulation, 4.05 Bennynthejets, 4.35 Huckleberry, 5.05 Batonnier SEDGEFIELD: 2.10 Palawi, 2.40 Euro American, 3.10 Desert Cry (nap), 3.45 Rawaaj, 4.15 Sir Tantallus Hawk, 4.45 Lady Bluesky DOUBLE: Desert Cry and The Magic Bishop.
In a tricky opener Trachonitis (2.00) has been tumbling down the weights and gets the vote to win this for the second year on the trot.