Toponym Bethany in the world's Bibles

Meaning of the name: the house of song; the house of affliction. Related names are: Jerusalem, Jesus, Bethphage . The translations of Bethany in 20 languages of the Bible are illustrated in the
below, from Betania in Spanish to Bethanie in Arabic!
Name Bethany in the world's Bibles
And he left them, and went out of the city into Bethany; and he lodged there. (MAT 21:17)
Now when Jesus was in Bethany, in the house of Simon the leper, (MAT 26:6)
And when they came nigh to Jerusalem, unto Bethphage and Bethany, at the mount of Olives, he sendeth forth two of his disciples, (MAR 11:1)
And Jesus entered into Jerusalem, and into the temple: and when he had looked round about upon all things, and now the eventide was come, he went out unto Bethany with the twelve. (MAR 11:11)
And on the morrow, when they were come from Bethany, he was hungry: (MAR 11:12)
And being in Bethany in the house of Simon the leper, as he sat at meat, there came a woman having an alabaster box of ointment of spikenard very precious; and she brake the box, and poured it on his head. (MAR 14:3)
And it came to pass, when he was come nigh to Bethphage and Bethany, at the mount called the mount of Olives, he sent two of his disciples, (LUK 19:29)
And he led them out as far as to Bethany, and he lifted up his hands, and blessed them. (LUK 24:50)
Now a certain man was sick, named Lazarus, of Bethany, the town of Mary and her sister Martha. (JOH 11:1)
Now Bethany was nigh unto Jerusalem, about fifteen furlongs off: (JOH 11:18)
Then Jesus six days before the passover came to Bethany, where Lazarus was which had been dead, whom he raised from the dead. (JOH 12:1)

Popularity of the name Bethany in its translations around the world

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