Definition of Zion

1. Noun. Originally a stronghold captured by David (the 2nd king of the Israelites); above it was built a temple and later the name extended to the whole hill; finally it became a synonym for the city of Jerusalem. "The inhabitants of Jerusalem are personified as `the daughter of Zion'"

Exact synonyms: Sion
Group relationships: Capital Of Israel, Jerusalem
Generic synonyms: Hill



2. Noun. Jewish republic in southwestern Asia at eastern end of Mediterranean; formerly part of Palestine.

3. Noun. An imaginary place considered to be perfect or ideal.
Exact synonyms: Sion, Utopia
Generic synonyms: Fictitious Place, Imaginary Place, Mythical Place

Definition of Zion

1. n. A hill in Jerusalem, which, after the capture of that city by the Israelites, became the royal residence of David and his successors.

2. n. A hill in Jerusalem, which, after the capture of that city by the Israelites, became the royal residence of David and his successors.

Definition of Zion

1. Proper noun. A mountain in Israel upon which Jerusalem is built. ¹

2. Proper noun. Jerusalem itself. ¹

3. Proper noun. Metaphoric for the whole nation of Israel. ¹

4. Proper noun. (Hebrew male given name) of modern usage. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Zinnia
Zinnia acerosa
Zinnia grandiflora
Zinza
Zinzendorf
Zion
Zion National Park
Zionazi
Zionazis
Zionism
Zionisms
Zionist
Zionist movement
Zionistic
Zionists
Zionization
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