Definition of Sinaitic in English:


Pronunciation /ˌsinēˈidik/ /ˌsɪniˈɪdɪk/


  • Relating to Mount Sinai or the Sinai peninsula.

    ‘Here exodus imagery is used to the exclusion of Sinaitic imagery.’
    • ‘The book contains a helpful survey of the various covenants made between God and man, and a useful discussion of the Sinaitic covenant.’
    • ‘Graybill argues that the Tower of Babel presents an alternative to what she calls the Sinaitic model of understanding language, law, and interpretation.’
    • ‘Paul nowhere sets the Sinaitic covenant in its entirety over against the Abrahamic covenant.’
    • ‘With Abraham and the patriarchs, God had not established the covenant of grace in its Sinaitic design.’