The Jordan River (in traditional English River Jordan) (Hebrew:נְהַר הַיַּרְדֵּןnehar hayarden; Arabic:نَهْر الْأُرْدُنّnahr al-urdun) is a 251-kilometre (156mi)-long river in West Asia flowing to the Dead Sea. Israel and the West Bank border the river to the west, while the Golan Heights and Jordan lie to its east. Both Jordan and the West Bank take their names from the river.
The streams coming together to create the River Jordan in its upper basin are, west to east:
Iyyon (Hebrew: עיון Iyyon, Arabic: دردره Dardara or براغيث Braghith – on old PEF maps (1871–77) as Wadi el-Kharrar in the Merj 'Ayun area and Nahr Bareighit in its lower part), a stream which flows from Lebanon.
Hasbani (Arabic: الحاصباني Hasbani, Hebrew: either שניר Snir or Hatzbani), a stream which flows from Mount Lebanon.
Jordan is a village in the town of Waterford, Connecticut, and the historic center of the town. It was named from the Jordan River. The village was listed on the National Register of Historic Places as Jordan Village Historic District in 1990. The district includes 58 contributing buildings and one other contributing site over an area of 57 acres (23ha). It includes examples of Greek Revival and Queen Anne architectural styles.
Jordan Village is located on land known historically as Jordan Plain, a flat land area at the head of Jordan Cove, an estuary off Long Island Sound. The historic district surrounds the intersection of Rope Ferry Road and North Road.
Most evidence shows that he was missionary bishop subordinate directly to the Pope. He arrived in Poland, probably from Italy or the Rhineland, in 966 with Doubravka of Bohemia to baptise Mieszko I of Poland. After the death of Jordan until 992 the throne of the Bishop of Poland was vacant, or there was a bishop of unknown name (the first theory is more probable). His successor, from 992, was Unger.
Jordan’s King Abdullah II, who acts as custodian of Jerusalem’s Muslim holy sites, condemned what he called ... Both Jordan and Egypt, the first two countries to reach peace agreements with Israel, said they had summoned top Israeli diplomats for meetings to voice their concerns.
“CreedIII is that moment – a time in my life where I’ve grown more sure of who I am, holding agency in my own story, maturing personally, growing professionally, and learning from the greats like Ryan Coogler, most recently Denzel Washington [in the upcoming film Journal For Jordan] and other top tier directors I respect.
It still didn't work out for the Arkansas Travelers on Saturday night...Jordan Cowan slapped a bases-clearing double down the left-field line to break up the shutout and give the hosts a good opportunity to win a third consecutive game ... And there's probably nobody else I'd want at the top of my lineup than Jordan Cowan at the moment." ... .
Why wouldn’t you consult with him before hiring a young, unproven coach in Matt LaFleur? Why wouldn’t you simply call him out of respect before drafting a first-round quarterback in JordanLove? ... The top 15-paid players in the league last year were quarterbacks (and nine starters were on rookie contracts, meaning they can’t be paid top money).
Jordan is enjoying the release of his newest film, Tom Clancy’s Without Remorse, which has had some mixed reception from fans, but all agree Jordan is the best part of the action espionage movie ... Now, Jordan explains why Star Wars ... Yet things didn't work out in Jordan's favor when he read for J.J Abrams' Star Wars.
Green Bay Packers quarterback JordanLove (10) before an NFL football game on Sunday, Nov 15... What do the Packers have in Jordan Love? With Rodgers, the reigning NFL MVP and the Packers’ All-Pro starting quarterback since 2008, still in prime shape, it was a surprise when Green Bay traded up to draft Love at No.
Pro skater Dashawn Jordan is also vying for one of three spots on the men's street team. "I'm stoked," Jordan said ... Heimana Reynolds, currently the top ranked park skater in the world, says he has been working on new tricks and is "excited to show everybody." ... Jordan thought the process would be easier.
Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, the de facto leader of the swelling conservative ranks and another Trump confidant. Jordan said McCarthy has done what the others failed to do — bring the Freedom Caucus and conservatives into the fold ... He made Jordan the top Republican on the Judiciary Committee, the perch he used to defend Trump from impeachment.
The event, held in San Antonio, is an annual showcase for some of high school football's top prospects. Jackson was not able to play a junior year of football because Omaha Public Schools administrators canceled the fall season, but he retained his status as one of the top prospects for 2022, according to recruiting sites ... Top Row (from left).
Crusaders flanker EthanBlackadder once again stated his case for an All Blacks call-up after another compelling defensive effort which included overcoming a dislocated finger and winning crucial breakdown turnovers, while Will Jordan frequently threatened from the back and was the best player in the air.
Clear Springs put three runs on the scoreboard in the top of the first inning on a two-out RBI single from Jordan Boothe followed by a two-run double raked by Hayden See ...Strake Jesuit drew first blood with a run apiece in the top of the second and top of the third, but the Gators tied the game 2-2 in the bottom of the fourth.