Places Study on Sirion

Places Study on Sirion

Deuteronomy 3: (Which Hermon the Sidonians call Sirion; and the Amorites call it Shenir;)
Psalms 29: He maketh them also to skip like a calf; Lebanon and Sirion like a young unicorn.

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Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Sirion
SIRION . The name said to he given by the Zidonians to Mt. Hermon, Deuteronomy 3:9 . Like Senir , it may originally have been the designation of a particular part of the mountain. Cf. Sion, 1 .

Easton's Bible Dictionary - Sirion
A breastplate, the Sidonian name of Hermon (q.v.), Deuteronomy 3:9 ; Psalm 29:6 .
Holman Bible Dictionary - Sirion
(ssihr' ee ahn) Sidonian name for Mount Hermon (Deuteronomy 3:9 ). See Hermon, Mount .

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Sirion

Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Sirion
The Sidonian name for Hermon. (See HERMON.) (Deuteronomy 3:9; Psalms 29:6).

American Tract Society Bible Dictionary - Sirion

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Brigandine - Jeremiah 46:4; Jeremiah 55:3; Sirion , a coat of mail, or scale armor, worn by the light troops called brigands
Sion, Mount - Shenir and Sirion mean "the glittering breast-plate of ice"
Sion - Sion is taken by some to be a textual error for Sirion (wh
Sirion - Sirion
Sion -
Denotes Mount Hermon in Deuteronomy 4:48 ; called Sirion by the Sidonians, and by the Amorites Shenir (Deuteronomy 3:9 )
Sir'Ion - (3:9) The use of the name in ( Psalm 29:6 ) (slightly altered in the original--Shirion instead of Sirion) is remarkable
Senir - It means "coat of mail" or "breastplate," and is equivalent to "Sirion
Mount Hermon - This was called by the Sidonians Sirion, and the Amorites calked it Shenir, (Deuteronomy 3:9
Hermon - It was known to the Lebanese as Mt Sirion
Senir - it appears, like Hermon and Sirion, to designate the whole of Anti-Lebanon
Hermon - It was called by the Sidonians Sirion, Deuteronomy 3:9 ; Psalm 29:6 ; and SHENIRby the Amorites (or perhaps one of the summits was called SHENIRor SENIR
Hermon - A lofty mountain on the northeast border of Palestine, called also Sirion Shenir, and Sion, (not Zion,) Deuteronomy 3:8 ; 4:39
Hermon - According to Deuteronomy 3:9 , it was called Sirion by the Sidonians and Senir (wh
Hermon - The Sidonians called it Sirion, and the Amorites Shenir (Deuteronomy 3:9 ; Song of Solomon 4:8 )
Hermon - cataract or else breast-plate, from senar "to clatter" (Deuteronomy 3:8-9; Ezekiel 27:5); among the Sidonians Sirion, the breast-plate, a name given from the rounded snowy top glittering in the sun, from shaarah "to glitter" (Psalms 29:6). The part held by the Sidonians was "Sirion," that by the Amorites Shenir, infested by devouring "lions" and swift though stealthy "leopards," in contrast to "the mountain of myrrh" (Song of Solomon 5:6), the mountain of the Lord's house (Isaiah 2:2), the good land (Isaiah 35:9)
Amorite (the) - ... The Amorite name Senir (not Shenir) for mount Hermon (Deuteronomy 3:9) is mentioned; but this may be the Canaanite term, as distinguished from the Hebrew "Hermon" (lofty peak) and the Phoenician "Sirion" (glittering as a breast-plate; senir too means a breast-plate, from a root, "clatter," the snowy round top glittering like a breast-plate)
Hermon, Mount - The name Hermon was called Sarion (Sirion) by the Sidonians (Phoenicians) (Deuteronomy 3:9 ; Psalm 29:6 ) and Sanir (Senir) by the Amorites (Deuteronomy 3:9 )
Lebanon - The proper noun literally means the “White” (mountain), probably derived from the snow-capped Mount Hermon, also known as Sirion (Psalm 29:6 )
Arms - From its breast-plate-like outline Hermon is called Sirion, contracted into Sion (Deuteronomy 3:9; Deuteronomy 4:48)
Lebanon - He maketh them also to skip like a calf; Lebanon and Sirion like a young unicorn," Psalms 29:4-6
Testaments of the Twelve Patriarchs - 1) is no proof that the original was in Greek, as the reference appears to be to שׂריון (Sirion) and שׁדיון (‘body armour’)-a word (occurring in the parallel passage in Hebrew in the Midrash Wajjissau), which is more properly rendered θώραξ; in Test