Abraham’s Oak

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An oak tree in the vale of Mamre, Chanaan (Quercus pseudo-coccifera), alleged to be the one near which Abraham camped on several occasions, and which is probably the one referred to by Josephus in Jewish Antiquities. Numerous legends have been associated with it.

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  • “Abraham’s Oak”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 5 January 2020. Web. 22 June 2021. <>