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HERITAGE

her'-i-taj (nachalah, from nachal, "to give"; kleroo): That which is allotted, possession, property, portion, share, peculiar right, inheritance; applied to land transferred from the Canaanites to Israel (Ps 11:6; 136:22); to Israel, as the heritage of Yahweh (Joel 3:2, etc.). In the New Testament (Eph 1:11) applied to believers, the spiritual Israel, as God's peculiar possession (Ellicott, Eadie).
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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Definition for 'HERITAGE'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". bible-history.com - ISBE; 1915.

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