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Mount Sinai

Mount Sinai (?ur Sina')
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Summit of Mount Sinai
Elevation 2,285 m (7,497 ft)
Location
Mount Sinai (?ur Sina') is located in Sinai
Mount Sinai (?ur Sina')
Mount Sinai (?ur Sina')
Sinai Peninsula, showing location of Mount Sinai
Location Sinai, Egypt
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Mount Sinai (Arabic: , translit.: ?ur Sina' ; Egyptian Arabic: , translit.: Jabal Musa or Gabal Musa; literally "Moses' Mountain" or "Mount Moses"; Hebrew: ?? translit. Har Sinai), also known as Mount Horeb, is a mountain in the Sinai Peninsula of Egypt that is a possible location of the Biblical Mount Sinai. The latter is mentioned many times in the Book of Exodus and other books of the Bible, and the Quran. According to Jewish, Christian, and Islamic tradition, the biblical Mount Sinai was the place where Moses received the Ten Commandments.

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