|1.||Latin name: Sedunum a town in SW Switzerland, capital of Valais canton, on the River Rhône. Pop: 27 171 (2000)|
|2.||a variant of Zion|
elevated. (1.) Denotes Mount Hermon in Deut. 4:48; called Sirion by the Sidonians, and by the Amorites Shenir (Deut. 3:9). (See HERMON.) (2.) The Greek form of Zion (q.v.) in Matt. 21:5; John 12:15.