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  • The Golden Temple is so called on account of its copper dome, covered with gold foil, which shines brilliantly in the rays of the Indian sun, and is reflected back from the waters of the lake; but the building as a whole is too squat to have much architectural merit apart from its ornamentation.
  • Xvii., 1888, pp. 1 foil.; H.
  • 943 foil.; C. Fortescue, The Armenian Church (London, 1872); H.
  • P. 157 foil.), as well as Wellhausen, and since then by Jacobs and Zapletal (Der Totemismus u.
  • P. 625 foil.) against the other derivations proposed by recent scholars (see Jehovah).

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