haifa haifa  /ˈhaɪ fə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a major port in northwestern Israel

News

  1. Record on the Road: Israel

    We recently traveled to Israel and journeyed through the entire country over 10 days. We started in Tel Aviv and ended in Jerusalem. Along the way, we stopped in Haifa, the Golan Heights and the Dead Sea. After visiting the Dead Sea, we found a place called Genesis Land, where our kids rode camels.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Record

  2. Ex-US coach guides Israel's Maccabi Haifa to title

    JERUSALEM (AP) -- A year after finishing last in the league, Maccabi Haifa won its first Israeli basketball championship in a stunning turnaround for the team and coach Brad Greenberg.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Coach Greenberg revives hoops career in Israel

    HAIFA, Israel (AP) -- When Maccabi Haifa takes the floor for the Israeli national championship Thursday night, the guy on the bench will be none other than Brad Greenberg - the former U.S. college and NBA coach whose career was derailed by a recruiting scandal.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports

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Quotes

  1. "There is no reason not to build in Har Homa, just as there is no reason not to build in Tel Aviv, in Haifa or in any other Israeli city," Boim said.
    on Dec 18, 2007 By: Zeev Boim Source: FOXNews

  2. "A few years back when I was with Valencia we were drawn to play Maccabi Haifa in a Uefa Cup tie and the match was switched to Cyprus," Benitez said. "The situation then was nowhere near as bad as it is now. There is no way we should be going...
    on Jul 28, 2006 By: Rafael Benitez Source: Independent

  3. "A huge disaster was prevented last night in Haifa after a car packed with dozens of kilos of explosives did not explode," Olmert said at the weekly cabinet meeting.
    on Mar 22, 2009 By: Ehud Olmert Source: Reuters

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