What is Sion?

  • (noun): Originally a stronghold captured by David (the 2nd king of the Israelites); above it was built a temple and later the name extended to the whole hill; finally it became a synonym for the city of Jerusalem.
    Synonyms: Zion
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on sion:

Sion (disambiguation) - Places
... Sion, Czech Republic, a castle near Kutná Hora in the Czech Republic Sion Hill Place, Bath, a building in Bath, Somerset, England Saxon-Sion, a municipality in ...
Sion Causeway
... Sion Causeway (also known as Duncan Causeway) is a major causeway in Bombay, India which connects Sion in Bombay with Kurla in Salsette. 40,000) A volcanic tract extends from Carnac Bunder to Sion Causeway, and forms the entire of the chain of hills bordering the north-eastenn end of the island from ...
Sion (disambiguation) - Religion
... Abbey of Sion or Abbey of Our Lady of Mount Zion, a medieval monastic order Abdij Sion or Sion Abbey, in Diepenveen, Overijssel, Netherlands Benei Sión, an ethno-religious. 1264 Priory of Sion, a French fraternal organization founded in 1956, and subsequent fictional organizations Sion Abbey or Syon Abbey, a medieval monastery in ...
Sion, Netherlands
... Sion is a hamlet in the Dutch municipality of Rijswijk ... In 1345, the monastery Sancta Maria in Monte Sion was built in this area ... There are now plans to build a new residential area in Sion ...
Sion Airport
... Sion Airport (IATA SIR, ICAO LSGS) is the airport of the city of Sion in Switzerland and is located 2.5 km SW of Sion city in the Rhone Valley ...

More definitions of "Sion":

  • (noun): An imaginary place considered to be perfect or ideal.
    Synonyms: Utopia, Zion