Jebel Musa


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Je·bel Mu·sa

also Ge·bel Mu·sa  (jĕb′əl mo͞o′sə, -sä)
A mountain, 851 m (2,792 ft) high, of northern Morocco on the Strait of Gibraltar. With Gibraltar it forms the so-called Pillars of Hercules.

Jebel Musa

(ˈdʒɛbəl ˈmuːsə)
n
(Placename) a mountain in NW Morocco, near the Strait of Gibraltar: one of the Pillars of Hercules. Height: 850 m (2790 ft)

Jeb′el Mu′sa

(ˈmu sɑ)
n.
a mountain in NW Morocco, opposite Gibraltar: one of the Pillars of Hercules. 2775 ft. (846 m). Ancient, Abyla.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Jebel Musa - a promontory in northern Morocco opposite the Rock of GibraltarJebel Musa - a promontory in northern Morocco opposite the Rock of Gibraltar; one of the Pillars of Hercules
Al-Magrib, Kingdom of Morocco, Maroc, Marruecos, Morocco - a kingdom (constitutional monarchy) in northwestern Africa with a largely Muslim population; achieved independence from France in 1956
Pillars of Hercules - the two promontories at the eastern end of the Strait of Gibraltar; according to legend they were formed by Hercules
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It's situated at the foot of Mount Sinai, also known as Jebel Musa or Mount Horeb, where Moses is said to have received the Ten Commandments.
It is located at the foot of Mount Sinai, also known as Jebel Musa or Mount Horeb, where Moses is said to have received the Ten Commandments.
The Rock of Gibraltar and the Jebel Musa are together known as what?