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Jaffa

A popular British term for a sterile male. The name derives from Jaffa oranges which are popularly regarded as seedless.
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Yafo was once Jaffa - the cultural and economic hub of Palestine.
In 1909, between Purim and Passover, the courier rushed from Yafo to Petach Tivkva.
<![CDATA[ Yafo Arabs and Jews, rights group ACRI file third suit against Jewish housing project in city of Yafo.]]>
It's worth noting, however, that had the minority of 20 somehow prevailed, 2009 would have been the centennial of Neve Yafo (New Jaffa), thereby occluding the symbolism of restoration.
Nazareth (Al Nasra in Arabic) will be identified as Natzrat and Jaffa (Jaffa in Arabic) will only be written as Yafo. "Safed", which is in Galilee, becomes "Tzfat".
The Israelis do not realise that Palestinians in Gaza and in refugee camps in the region are actually dispossessed people from Ber Shive, Yafo, Tel Kabir, Shekh Munis, Lod, Haifa, Jerusalem and many more towns and villages.Aa If you wonder how come the Israelis don't know their history, the answer is pretty simple, they have never been told.Aa The circumstances that led to the Israeli Palestinian conflict are well hidden within their culture.
JAFFA has been known as Jaffa, Yafa Yafo or Joppa and not Haifa, which is a different town on the Mediterranean (Page 6, March 4).
The terrorist, a father of five, arrived at the building after finishing a work shift at a restaurant in adjacent Yafo where he was legally employed.
<![CDATA[ Councilman warns that a battle over street names in Yafo is part of an effort to upset coexistence, undermine Israeli character of area.]]>
The terrorist was identified as a 36-year-old resident of Hura near Hebron in Judea, who had been given a work permit and was employed at a restaurant in the nearby suburb of Yafo.
A video making the rounds online Saturday night shows how Arab citizens of Israel living in Yafo, the mixed Arab and Jewish coastal suburb just south of Tel Aviv, earlier in the day held a massive car convoy waving the flags of a radical pro-terror movement.
Speaking to Arutz Sheva, she revealed "I filed a complaint to the police at Jaffa (Yafo) gate today, as I also did on that day when the Waqf guard took my phone and deleted all the messages and videos I had made.