Olives, Mount of

Olives, Mount of, or Mount Olivet, a ridge with three summits, stretching N. and S., E. of Jerusalem, in height 150 ft. above the city, 400 ft. above the intervening valley of Kedron, and 2682 ft. above the sea-level; so called as at one time studded with olive-trees; is celebrated as the scene of some of the most sacred events in the life of Christ.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Oliver * Ollivier, Émile
Oldenburg
Oldham
Oldys, William
Oléron
Olga, St.
Olifaunt, Nigel
Oliphant, Laurence
Oliphant, Mrs. Margaret
Olivarez, Count d'
Oliver
Olives, Mount of
Ollivier, Émile
Olmütz
Olympia
Olympiad
Olympias
Olympic Games
Olympus
Olney
Om
Omagh

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