Samaria Name Meaning & Origin
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The name Samaria is Hebrew in origin. Samaria was the capital of the ancient Kingdom of Israel. Shomron, the Hebrew translation of Samaria, literally means "watch mountain" or "watch tower". Samaria is located in the historic northern mountainous region of the West Bank, located along the Jordan River. Samaria is not to be confused with Samara, which is a totally different name.
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