Zionward

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adv Zionward heavenward
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. Ziōn—Heb. tsīyōn, a hill.

Usage

In poetry:

"You keep your waggon Zionward,
With that religion on it;
I calculate we'll meet"--jest here
A caliker sun bonnet,
On a sister's head, cum round the Jog,
An' preacher dispars'd like mornin' fog!
"Old Spense" by Isabella Valancy Crawford