Hermon, Mount
geographical name mountain 9232 feet (2814 meters) on border between Syria & Lebanon; highest in Anti-Lebanon Mountains

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  • HERMON, MOUNT — (Heb. הַר חֶרְמוֹן; in Ps. 89:13 and Song 4:13, called just Hermon), the highest mountain in Israel, range in Lebanon, Syria, and (after the Six Day War) Israel on the N.W. border of Transjordan. Mt. Hermon dominates its surroundings and its… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Hermon, Mount — Arabic Jabal al Shaykh Snowcapped mountain on the Lebanese Syrian border. Located west of Damascus and rising to 9,232 ft (2,814 m), it is the highest point on the eastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea and is sometimes considered the… …   Universalium

  • Hermon,Mount — Her·mon (hûrʹmən), Mount The highest peak, 2,815.8 m (9,232 ft), of the Anti Lebanon Range on the Syria Lebanon border. It was sacred to the worshipers of Baal and is considered the traditional site of Jesus s transfiguration. * * * …   Universalium

  • Mount Hermon, California — Mount Hermon   Census designated place   Cross on the summit of Mount Hermon …   Wikipedia

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  • Mount Sion — may refer to any of the following: Alternate spelling of Mount Zion Alternate name for Mount Hermon Mount Sion GAA, Gaelic Athletic Association club in Waterford, Republic of Ireland Mount Sion Primary School, primary school in Waterford,… …   Wikipedia

  • Mount Hermon — This article is about the mountain in the Middle East. For other uses, see Mount Hermon (disambiguation). Hermon redirects here. For other uses, see Hermon (disambiguation). Mount Hermon Har Hermon Jabal ash Shaykh …   Wikipedia

  • Mount of Transfiguration — The Franciscan Church of the Transfiguration on Mount Tabor One of the unknowns of the New Testament is the identification of the mountain where Jesus underwent his Transfiguration. The Matthew account of the Transfiguration is as follows. And… …   Wikipedia

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