1 Sea of. Also called: Lake Tiberias, Lake Kinneret. a lake in NE Israel, 209 m (686 ft.) below sea level, through which the River Jordan flows. Area: 165 sq. km (64 sq. miles)
2 a northern region of Israel: scene of Christ's early ministry
n a porch or chapel at the entrance to some medieval churches and cathedrals in England
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