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Mount Sinai (طور سيناء)


From the Quranic Arabic Corpus - Ontology of Quranic Concepts

Mount Sinai (طور سيناء) is the name of a mountain mentioned in the Quran which is on the Sinai peninsula in Egypt. This concept is part of the following classification in the ontology:

Concept (root)
Geographical Location
Mount Sinai (طور سيناء)
Quranic Concept
Mount Sinai
طور سيناء
TranslationMount Sinai
Transliterationtūr saynā

Mount Sinai is referred to in verse (23:20) of chapter (23) sūrat l-mu'minūn (The Believers):

Sahih International: And [We brought forth] a tree issuing from Mount Sinai which produces oil and food for those who eat.

Visual Concept Map

The map below shows the part of the visual ontology for this concept. You can click on other concepts in the map for related information:

Al-JudiMountainGeographical LocationAl-MarwahAl-SafaDesertEgyptHistoric LandMount ArafatMount SinaiShebaAl-Ahqaf

Concept map for Mount Sinai. Related concepts are highlighted in blue.

Knowledge Base

// Predicate logic relations for the ontology concept mount-sinai:

(instance mount-sinai mountain)

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