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Name
Language
English Meaning
Source
Comments
Ta
Egyptian
Bread; Pyramid
Nibley
See Picture and Facsimile 1-3.
Ta Khut
Egyptian
Light
Nibley
Ta-w-heh
Egyptian
Eternal Dwelling Place
Nibley
Reference to a planet near Kolob.
Taanach
Semitic
Who Answers Thee
(See Picture)
Hitchcock
Small Canaanite town southeast of Megiddo.
Tabasco
Mayan
Flooded Land
Hurst
State of Tabasco in Mexico.
Tabeal (Tabeel)
Hebrew
God is Good
Bible
Syrian soldier in army of Rezin.
Hebrew
Burning
Hurst
Place in the Wilderness of Paran. Probably the same as Kibroth-Hattaavah.
Hebrew
Choice; Purity
(See Picture)
Hitchcock
Mountain in northern Israel near the Esdraelon Plain.
Hebrew
Good Pomegranate
Hitchcock
Father of Benhadad.
Tadmor (Tadmar)
Hebrew
Palm Tree
Hurst
Same as the Kingdom of Palmyra.
Hebrew
Fear; Going Down
Hitchcock
Desert station in southern Israel. See Picture.
Tahpenes
Egyptian
Secret Temptation
Hitchcock
Egyptian queen who received Hadad the Edomite.
Hebrew
Palm Tree
Hurst
Mother (by Judah) of twin boys, Perez and Zerah. Daughter of a Canaanite named Shuah. Wife of Er and Onan.
Hebrew
Palm Tree
Hurst
Daughter of king David and sister of Absalom. David's son, Amnon, raped her.
Tamim
Aramaic
Hebrew
Perfect Circle
Nibley
 
Tarshish
Hebrew
Yellow Jasper
Hurst
Probably Sardinia, due to mention on the Nora Stone. Other possible sites are Carthage or Tartessos in ancient Hispania.
1. Hebrew
2. Nahuatl
1. Hill of Encampment
2. Hill [tepec]
Nibley
Field commander under Captain Moroni. Teancum covertly killed the following Lamanite commanders before his own death: Amalickiah; Ammoron; Morianton.
Teancum
1. Hebrew
2. Nahuatl
1. Hill of Encampment
2. Hill [tepec]
Nibley
Probably located at Tehuantepec City in Mexico.
Hebrew
A Cook; Murder; Slaughter
Hurst
Son of Nahor and Reumah.
Tehom
Hebrew
Deep
Hurst
Primordial waters of Earth's creation.
Temple
Nibley explained that ancient temples symbolized a model of the cosmos, placing us in time and space. A temple serves as a point of reference, where we take bearings on our place in the universe. It also reminds us of our real purpose in life. Modern temples currently offer restored ordinances.
Commandments carved on stone that God gave to Moses at Mount Sinai. The tablets later were placed in the Ark of the Covenant. See pictures from the movie: The Ten Commandments.
Ten Regions
Ten Regions of the earth mentioned as the "ten horns" in the Bible (Daniel 7:23-25 and Revelation 17:12). Ten "kings" will rule them until a "little horn" or king will uproot three of the kings and fight against the Lord's saints. Likely refers to the Anti-Christ. In 1973 the Club of Rome (a conspiracy group) proposed the original Ten Regions. FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) in 1979 also divided the United States of America into ten regions.
Semitic
Blow; Breathe; Scent
[aka Thara]
Hitchcock
Father of Abram and Haran. He died at Haran in modern Syria.
Hebrew
That Makes Haste
That Keeps Silence
Hurst
Son of Nahor and Reumah.
Greek
Burnt Faces
(See Picture)
Hurst
Princess of Kush (aka Ethiopia). According to Jewish records, Moses married her to end the Egyptian war against her father.
Third Eye
Pineal Gland in a human body and represented the highest degree of spiritual enlightenment. Ancient civilizations symbolized this with a pine cone. See picture of Angkor Wat.
Thoth
Egyptian
God of Wisdom
Nibley
See Facsimile 1-3. Greeks called this god, Hermes.
Three Nephite disciples of Jesus Christ. They were transfigured, similar to John the Revelator.
Three Witnesses
Three witnesses to the Book of Mormon. Oliver Cowdery, Martin Harris and David Whitmer gave written testimony that they saw and heard the Angel Moroni. They also handled the gold plates and supported Joseph Smith.
Hebrew
Perfections (See Picture)
Nibley
See Facsimile 1-3
1. Hittite
2. Hurrian
1. Tudal (Hittite King)
2. Tishdal (Hurrian King)
Hurst
King of Nations (Hittites). He fought against cities in the Vale of Siddim. AKA King of Goyim.
Akkadian
My Trust is in Son of Esharra [Tukulti-apil-Esarra] (See Picture)
Hurst
King of Assyria who conquered Damascus and took the following from king Pekah: Galilee; Gilead; and lands of Naphtali.
Hebrew
Restraint
Hurst
Daughter of Lotan. Wife of Eliphaz. Mother of Amalek by Judah.
Hebrew
Restraint
Hurst
Ancient copper mine in Sinai. (See Picture)
Timothy
Greek
Honoring God
Hurst
Brother of Nephi 34 A.D.
Hebrew
Captivity
(See Picture)
Hurst
Home town (modern el-Ishtib in Gilead) of the prophet Elijah.
Armenian
Bone Breaker
Hurst
Third son of Gomer.
Hebrew
Place of Fire
(See Picture)
Hurst
Site in the "Valley of the Son of Hinnom" (aka Gehenna) where adherents of Molech offered human sacrifice. Hinnom was the son of Jerus.
Transfiguration
Jesus Christ was changed temporarily on top of a high mountain; reported to be Mount Tabor.
Trinacria
Eye inside a triangle, as represented on a United States $1 bill.
The 12 tribes originated from the following sons of Jacob:
 1. Reuben (mother was Leah);  2. Simeon (mother was Leah);
 3. Levi (mother was Leah);  4. Judah (mother was Leah);
 5. Dan (mother was Bilhah);  6. Naphtali (mother was Bilhah);
 7. Gad (mother was Zilpah);  8. Asher (mother was Zilpah);
 9. Issachar (mother was Leah); 10. Zebulun (mother was Leah);
11. Joseph (mother was Rachel); 12. Benjamin (mother was Rachel);
Two sons of Joseph and Asenath became Tribes of Israel:
 1. Manasseh (mother was Asenath);  2. Ephraim (mother was Asenath);
Click to view their lands as a Division of Inheritance. Levi received six Cities of Refuge.
See Gemstone Chart for gems and symbols for the 12 tribes.
Hebrew
Inhabited World
Hurst
Fifth son of Japeth.
Hebrew
Inhabited World
(Asia Minor [Tabalani])
Hurst
Descendants of Togarmah, third son of Gomer. Ezekiel 38:6 and 27:14 in the Old Testament stated that Tubal and Meshech will provide troops to Gog. Tubal is considered to be ancient Georgia and modern Turkey.
Sumerian
Coppersmith; Metalworker
Nibley
Son of Lamech and Zillah. Skilled in brass and iron artifacts. [Tibera]
Egyptian
Hebrew
Goodness of the Lord
Erickson & Nibley
King of the Lamanites circa 51 B.C. Son of Ammoron
Two true prophets whom John the Revelator saw in vision as part of a Second Woe mentioned in the Apocalypse. The prophets will preach 3.4 years in Jerusalem, be murdered and be resurrected after three days. Immediately thereafter an earthquake will destroy one tenth of the city and kill 7,000 people. These events will precede the Third Woe (Great Sign in heaven) and the Second Coming (return) of Jesus Christ.
Tyre
1. Greek
2. Semitic
1. Rock
2. Rock [Zor; Zur]
Hurst
Prominent Phoenician port city and home of Dido. See Ruins of Tyre.
Tzedek
Hebrew
Nazarenes
Nazarenes of Mount Carmel translation.

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