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Moriah

[ maw-rahy-uh, moh- ]
/ mɔˈraɪ ə, moʊ- /
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noun
a mountainous region in southern Palestine, where Abraham prepared to sacrifice Isaac. Genesis 22:3.
Also Douay Bible, Mo·ri·a. a site usually identified with Zion, where Solomon built the Temple. 2 Chronicles 3:1.
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Origin of Moriah

Ultimately from Hebrew Mōrīyyāh, of uncertain origin and meaning
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