Share this entry

Share this page

Sinaitic

Line breaks: Sina|it¦ic
Pronunciation: /ˌsʌɪneɪˈɪtɪk
 
/

Definition of Sinaitic in English:

adjective

Relating to Mount Sinai or the Sinai peninsula.
Example sentences
  • Here exodus imagery is used to the exclusion of Sinaitic imagery.
  • The book contains a helpful survey of the various covenants made between God and man, and a useful discussion of the Sinaitic covenant.
  • Since the Six Day War of 1967, and especially since Israel gave up the Sinai in the Camp David accords of 1978, those claiming the mantle of rationality have clung to a Sinaitic axiom.

Definition of Sinaitic in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day sacerdotal
Pronunciation: ˌsasəˈdəʊt(ə)l
adjective
relating to priests or the priesthood; priestly