Proper Noun

  • mountain range Middle East (region).
  • country Western Asia (region) . Also (especially formerly) known as "the Lebanon".
  • Various places in the United States of America:


Similar words

  • Mount Lebanon


  • The country's name comes from the name of the mountain range, which in turn comes from Ancient Hebrew לְבָנוֹן, from Proto-West Semitic *laban- (compare Hebrew לָבָן, Arabic لَبَن).

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