Overview

Mount Sion


Related Overviews

 

'Mount Sion' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500)

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Holy site in Jerusalem. The Hebrew name was usually interpreted as meaning “watchtower,” but Titus of Bostra (PG 18:1269C) suggested another (false) etymology—“thirsty.” Old Testament tradition identified Sion or Zion ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.