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Sisters: Selah, Isis, Lyric, Serenity, Star
Brothers: Phoenix, Tyme, Maximus, Orion, Justice

Zion is a biblical term for the promised land. For Rastafarians it means a utopia or heaven on earth, and it is also widely associated with the drive for a Jewish homeland. Zion wasn't often considered as a name until musicians Lauryn Hill and Rohan Marley (son of Rasta legend Bob Marley) chose it for their son. Scores of parents are now following their example.


 

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