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MOUNT SINAI

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does Mount Sinai mean? 

MOUNT SINAI (noun)
  The noun MOUNT SINAI has 1 sense:

1. a mountain peak in the southern Sinai Peninsula (7,500 feet high); it is believed to be the peak on which Moses received the Ten Commandments

  Familiarity information: MOUNT SINAI used as a noun is very rare.


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MOUNT SINAI (noun)


Sense 1Mount Sinai [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A mountain peak in the southern Sinai Peninsula (7,500 feet high); it is believed to be the peak on which Moses received the Ten Commandments

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural objects (not man-made)

Synonyms:

Mount Sinai; Sinai

Instance hypernyms:

mountain peak (the summit of a mountain)

Holonyms ("Mount Sinai" is a part of...):

Sinai; Sinai Peninsula (a peninsula in northeastern Egypt; at north end of Red Sea)


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