Example sentences for: jaffa

How can you use “jaffa” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Sailing: Dinghies are available for hire from the marinas at Tel Aviv, Jaffa, Akko, Netanya, and Nahariya.

  • In neighbouring Jaffa there are more nightspots offering touristy Oriental folklore entertainment.

  • For something different, look for Roman glass jewellery or fashionable filigreed Yemenite earrings and necklaces (in Jerusalem, Jaffa, and other places that are craft-oriented).

  • Safed, Jaffa, and Ein Hod (near Haifa) are the main provincial centres.

  • On a December day in 1917, British General Allenby rode up to Jaffa Gate and dismounted from his horse because he would not ride where Jesus walked; he then accepted the surrender of the city after the Ottoman Turks had fled (the flag of surrender was a bed-sheet from the American Colony Hotel).

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