Jesus was born to Jewish parents in Bethlehem of Judea. He was reared in Nazareth, a small Jewish town.
Quick definitions from Macmillan (rear)
to take care of a child or young animal until it is fully grown
Does 'reared' exactly mean 'grew up'? This is the first time I have seen that the word 'rear' has that sense.
"Reared" means "raised'.
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