Definition of Zion in English:
1.3(In Christian thought) the heavenly city or kingdom of heaven.
- The theme then, is the fear of freedom - that maybe Nirvana / Mecca / Heaven / Zion isn't that great.
- Twenty-three years after Marley went home to Zion, he still is heralded by many as a voice for the sufferers, for the poor, for those maligned by the majority.
- It was the dull glazed look that tells you being a cashier is not a stepping stone across the river of life to Zion on the other shore; she will be a cashier in one form or another forever.
1.5The Christian Church.
- In the New Testament, Zion represents the Church.
Old English, from ecclesiastical Latin Sion, from Hebrew ṣīyōn.
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