Mount, Mountain

Mount, Mountain.

The Hebrew word har , like the English "mountain." is employed for both single eminences more or less isolated, such as Sinai. Gerizim, Ebal, Zion and Olivet, and for ranges, such as Lebanon. It is also applied to a mountainous country or district.

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Mount, Mountain'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.