What does Sinai mean?

Definitions for Sinai
ˈsaɪ naɪ, ˈsaɪ niˌaɪsinai

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Sinai, Mount Sinainoun

    a mountain peak in the southern Sinai Peninsula (7,500 feet high); it is believed to be the peak on which Moses received the Ten Commandments

  2. Sinai, Sinai Desertnoun

    a desert on the Sinai Peninsula in northeastern Egypt

  3. Sinai, Sinai Peninsulanoun

    a peninsula in northeastern Egypt; at north end of Red Sea


  1. Sinainoun

    A peninsula of eastern Egypt, bordering Asia.

  2. Sinainoun

    A mountain located in the Sinai Peninsula; the location where Moses is said to have received the Ten Commandments from God.


  1. Sinai

    Sinai is a town in Brookings County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 120 at the 2010 census.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. SINAI

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Sinai is ranked #55841 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Sinai surname appeared 367 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Sinai.

    77.9% or 286 total occurrences were White.
    11.1% or 41 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    4.3% or 16 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    3.2% or 12 total occurrences were Black.
    3.2% or 12 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sinai in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sinai in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Sinai in a Sentence

  1. Marco Rubio:

    I would be targeting their safe havens everywhere including in Libya, if we don't wipe out that operational status that they now have in Libya they're going to use it to ramp up more operations in Sinai, more in Egypt and eventually it will cross over the Mediterranean into Europe itself.

  2. Henri-Frédéric Amiel:

    Mozart has the classic purity of light and the blue ocean; Beethoven the romantic grandeur which belongs to the storms of air and sea, and while the soul of Mozart seems to dwell on the ethereal peaks of Olympus, that of Beethoven climbs shuddering the storm-beaten sides of a Sinai. Blessed be they both! Each represents a moment of the ideal life, each does us good. Our love is due to both.

  3. Veryan Khan:

    Ever since the Charlie Hebdo attacks ‘avenged’ the prophet, there has been a growing trend to justify terrorist acts, such as this murder, by claiming it was an act of vengeance, just this week in Sinai, Egypt, ISIS released a video titled, ‘We Swear We Will Revenge.’.

  4. Strobe Talbott:

    Putin is not a good strategist. He is stirring up a hornet's nest of Sunni Muslims who will hold a grudge against him, he already had an internal problem with Islamist extremism and he now has an external problem since ISIS was responsible for the Sinai plane bombing.

  5. Hamza Abu Shanab:

    The security crackdown in Sinai may complicate things for Hamas and other factions in Gaza who bring in weapons to fight Israel, It may complicate it, but it will not stop it.

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