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Dor or Dora, Canaanite seaport, ancient Palestine (modern Israel), N of Caesarea Palestinae. It was never a Jewish city but rather a Phoenician outpost. It was rebuilt by the Romans; still visible are the ruins of a temple and a theater. Later it was fortified by the Crusaders. References to it in the Bible are numerous.

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dor species of fly or beetle OE.; flying beetle XV. OE. dora; prob. imit. of humming noise.

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Dor Astronomy Dorado

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