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17 OUR HEBREW HISTORY BOOK Q AND A 04/27 by The Biblical Hebrew | Blog Talk Radio

GMO Foods

Wisdom of Torah April 2012 Continuing Psalms Series 04/25 by batyah26 | Blog Talk Radio

WHY ARE WHITES ARMING THEMSELVES WHAT IS AFRICOM 03/29 by 5 Smooth Stones | Blog Talk Radio

Libyan rebels force black Africans to eat flags in cage

Wisdom of Torah April 2012 Continuing Psalms Series 04/11 by batyah26 | Blog Talk Radio

WIsdom of Torah Breaking Chains with Sis Chaviva Dalit 04/19 by batyah26 | Blog Talk Radio

Wisdom of Torah April 2012 Continuing Psalms Series 04/18 by batyah26 | Blog Talk Radio

Revealing the Mark of the Beast 1of3.

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Wisdom of Torah- Erev Shabbat 04/13 by batyah26 | Blog Talk Radio

WIsdom of Torah Breaking Chains with Sis Chaviva Dalit 04/12 by batyah26 | Blog Talk Radio

Wow Is this how AFrica Got Her Name?

ANSWERThe answers below refer to Phoenician, Greek and Roman sources on the subject. From earliest Egyptian sources, officially dated at circa 2500 BC, Kh-afre, fourth king of the 4th dynasty reveals that an early Egyptian king had the name "Africa". That is because modern Egyptologists and others often mix the order of the hieroglyphs that the ancients wrote. Thus Kh-Afre is Afre-Kh or Africa.

The ancient Jewish records are supposedly silent on "Africa" but that is because the Hebrew name for the continent, "Auphirah" is usually written "Ophir". In I Kings 9:28, we read that the sailors of Solomon of Israel and Hiram of Tyre went to "Ophir-Auphirah". Then in the next verse, I Kings 10:1, we read that the Queen who "ruled" or "administered" [Hebrew sheb (Shin, Beit, Aleph)] Ophirah-Africa, came to visit Solomon and probably put in a courtesy call to Hiram of Tyre as well (circa 950 BC). Only one queen …