Sinai: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (sī'nī, sī'nē-ī"), [key]
— n.
  1. Also calleda peninsula in NE Egypt, at the N end of the Red Sea between the Gulfs of Suez and Aqaba. 230 mi. (370 km) long.
  2. the mountain, in S Sinai, of uncertain identity, on which Moses received the law. Ex. 19.
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