Oz - Places


  • A nickname for Australia
  • Oz, Isère, a town and commune in France
  • Oz Park, Chicago
  • A nickname for Oswego, New York

Element (Hebrew "strength" - עוז) in Israeli placenames:

  • Givat Oz
  • Migdal Oz
  • Nahal Oz
  • Nir Oz
  • Nitzanei Oz

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    All of childhood’s unanswered questions must finally be passed back to the town and answered there. Heroes and bogey men, values and dislikes, are first encountered and labeled in that early environment. In later years they change faces, places and maybe races, tactics, intensities and goals, but beneath those penetrable masks they wear forever the stocking-capped faces of childhood.
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