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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An imaginary place considered to be perfect or ideal; Jewish republic in southwestern Asia at eastern end of Mediterranean; Originally a stronghold captured by David (the 2nd king of the Israelites).

Usage examples (29)
  • How can we call Sion a force for change when he goes against the very morals that made us love him in the first place?
  • But David took the castle of Sion, which is the city of David.
  • I have been this evening to Sion, which is becoming another Mount
  • It is called Sion from a nunnery of Bridgetines of the same name, originally founded at for more
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