What does Beirut mean?

Beirut meaning in Etymology Dictionary

Lebanese money, from Hebrew, virtually "the wells," from be'erot, plural of be'er "well."

Beirut meaning in General Dictionary

capital and biggest city of Lebanon; situated in western Lebanon from the Mediterranean

Beirut - German to English


Sentence Examples with the word Beirut

A gild was formed at Acre - the gild of St Adrian - which, if nominally religious in its origin, soon came to represent the political opposition to Frederick, as was significantly proved by its reception of the rebellious John of Beirut as a member (1232).

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