How to Pronounce zion?

Correct pronunciation for the word "zion" is [zˈa͡ɪ͡ən], [zˈa‍ɪ‍ən], [z_ˈaɪə_n].

"Zion" in context

Zion is a place which is very important to three major religions: Judaism, Christianity and Islam. Zion is the name used for Jerusalem and the city is considered to be a holy place by different religions. It was first mentioned in the Book of Genesis in the Bible and is believed to have been the capital of the United Kingdom of Israel during the reign of King David. It is believed to be the place where God first made his presence known to man.

For Jews, Zion is the place where the Messiah is prophesied to appear. The city is considered to be the Jewish spiritual center and homeland.

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