Olives, Mount of

geographical name \ˈä-lə-ˌvet, ˌä-lə-ˈ\
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Olivet

play \ˈä-lə-ˌvet, ˌä-lə-ˈ\

Definition of Olives, Mount of

  1. mountain ridge 2680 feet (817 meters) high in the West Bank running north and south on the eastern side of Jerusalem The Mount of Olives is mentioned in various biblical stories.


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