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Si·nai

 (sī′nī′), Mount
A mountain, about 2,285 m (7,500 ft) high, of the southern Sinai Peninsula. It is traditionally claimed to be the peak on which Moses received the Ten Commandments.
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Sinai

(ˈsaɪnaɪ; ˈsaɪnɪˌaɪ)
n
1. (Placename) a mountainous peninsula of NE Egypt at the N end of the Red Sea, between the Gulf of Suez and the Gulf of Aqaba: occupied by Israel in 1967; fully restored by 1982
2. (Bible) Mount Sinai the mountain where Moses received the Law from God (Exodus 19–20): often identified as Jebel Musa, sometimes as Jebel Serbal, both on the S Sinai Peninsula
3. (Placename) Mount Sinai the mountain where Moses received the Law from God (Exodus 19–20): often identified as Jebel Musa, sometimes as Jebel Serbal, both on the S Sinai Peninsula
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Si•nai

(ˈsaɪ naɪ, ˈsaɪ niˌaɪ)

n.
1. Also called Si′nai Penin′sula. a peninsula in NE Egypt, at the N end of the Red Sea between the Gulf of Suez and the Gulf of Aqaba.
2. Mount, the mountain, of uncertain identity, on which Moses received the Law. Ex. 19.
Si`na•it′ic (-niˈɪt ɪk) Si•na•ic (sɪˈneɪ ɪk) adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Sinai - a mountain peak in the southern Sinai Peninsula (7,500 feet high)Sinai - 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
Sinai Peninsula, Sinai - a peninsula in northeastern Egypt; at north end of Red Sea
2.Sinai - a desert on the Sinai Peninsula in northeastern EgyptSinai - a desert on the Sinai Peninsula in northeastern Egypt
Sinai Peninsula, Sinai - a peninsula in northeastern Egypt; at north end of Red Sea
Great Arabian Desert, Arabian Desert - a desert on the Arabian Peninsula in southwestern Asia
3.Sinai - a peninsula in northeastern EgyptSinai - a peninsula in northeastern Egypt; at north end of Red Sea
Arab Republic of Egypt, Egypt, United Arab Republic - a republic in northeastern Africa known as the United Arab Republic until 1971; site of an ancient civilization that flourished from 2600 to 30 BC
Sinai Desert, Sinai - a desert on the Sinai Peninsula in northeastern Egypt
Mount Sinai, Sinai - 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
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Translations

Sinai

[ˈsaɪnɪaɪ]
A. NSinaí m
Mount Sinaiel monte Sinaí
B. CPD the Sinai Desert Nel desierto del Sinaí
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Sinai

[ˈsaɪnaɪ] nSinaï msin-bin sin bin [ˈsɪnbɪn] n (ICE HOCKEY)prison f
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Sinai

nSinai m; Sinai PeninsulaSinaihalbinsel f; Mount Sinaider Berg Sinai
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Sinai

[ˈsaɪnaɪ] nil Sinai
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