[ maw-rahy-uh, moh- ]
/ mɔˈraɪ ə, moʊ- /


a mountainous region in S Palestine, where Abraham prepared to sacrifice Isaac. Gen. 22:3.
Also Douay Bible, Mo·ri·a. a site usually identified with Zion, where Solomon built the Temple. II Chron. 3:1. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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[ môrē-ə ]


Dullness of mind; mental lethargy.
A mental state characterized by frivolity, joviality, and the inability to be serious.
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