Jerusalem City Trivia

Can you guess these facts about the city of Jerusalem?
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Last updated: December 10, 2020
First submittedAugust 23, 2020
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Holiest site to the Jewish people
Western Wall
Islamic shrine located on the Temple Mount
Dome of the Rock
Biblical king who built the First Temple
King Solomon
Empire that destroyed the First Temple in 586 BCE
Babylon
King who built the Second Temple
Herod the Great
Closest world capital to Jerusalem
Amman
Most common nickname of Jerusalem
The Holy City
Jerusalem hill whose name is synonymous with Israel
Zion
Prophet who attempted to sacrifice his son Isaac on Temple Mount
Abraham
Jerusalem is considered the third-holiest in Islam after these two cities (name either)
Mecca | Medina
Animal that is the symbol of the city, dating back to biblical days
Lion
Name of the Parliament of Israel
Knesset
Smallest of the four quarters of Jerusalem
Armenian
Busiest airport of Jerusalem (named for an Israeli Prime Minister)
Ben-Gurion
Medieval Christian attempts to capture Jerusalem
Crusades
Mountain ridge on which the most important Jewish cemetery is located
Mount of Olives
Where Jesus was crucified, according to the canonical Gospels
Calvary
Israel's official memorial to the victims of the Holocaust
Yad Vashem
First inhabitants of Jerusalem, according to the Bible
Jebusites
Arabic name of Jerusalem
Al-Quds
Empire that rebuilt the city walls for a last time around Jerusalem in 1538
Ottoman Empire
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Level 76
Aug 24, 2020
"recapture"
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Nov 8, 2021
Ben Gurion airport is in Tel Aviv