magen david

  • 1 MAGEN DAVID — (Heb. מָגֵן דָּוִד; shield of David ), the hexagram or six pointed star formed by two equilateral triangles   which have the same center and are placed in opposite directions. From as early as the Bronze Age it was used – possibly as an ornament… …

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  • 2 Magen David — Magen David, n. [Hebrew, shield of David.] A hexagram[1a], when used as the symbol of Judaism; called also {Mogen David} and {Star of David}. It is included on the flag of Israel Syn: Star of David, Mogen David. [PJC] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Magen David — (izg. màgen dàvid) m DEFINICIJA štit (kralja) Davida, šesterokraka zvijezda, od 7. st. pr. Kr. jedan od simbola židovskog naroda (uz menoru), sastavni dio zastave države Izrael, usp. menora ETIMOLOGIJA hebr. māgēn: štit + dāwidh …

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  • 4 Magen David — [mä gān′ dä vēd′, mô′gən dô′vid] n. [Heb] STAR OF DAVID …

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  • 5 Magen David —   [hebräisch »Davidschild«], Davidstern …

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  • 6 Magen David — Der Davidstern (hebr. מגן דוד, Magen David – „Schild Davids“), benannt nach König David, ist ein Hexagramm Symbol mit religiöser Bedeutung. Der Davidstern gilt heute vor allem als das Symbol des Judentums und des Volkes Israel. Die Bezeichnung… …

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  • 7 Magen David — Étoile de David Pour les articles homonymes, voir Étoile (homonymie) et David. L’étoile de David …

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  • 8 Magen David — Mogen David Mogen David, n. [Hebrew, shield of David.] A hexagram[1a], when used as the symbol of Judaism; called also {Magen David} and {Star of David}. It is included on the flag of the state of Israel Syn: Star of David, Magen David. [PJC] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Magen David — Star of David Star of Dav id A symbol consisting of two overlapped equilateral triangles forming a star with six points, used as a symbol of Judaism. It is also called {Magen David}, {Mogen David}, and {Shield of David}, and is shaped identically …

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  • 10 Magen David — (Shield of David)    A Jewish symbol. It appears on the flag of the state of Israel, as it did on the flag of the Zionist Movement. It consists of two superimposed triangles that form a six pointed star. Although an ancient symbol, it became… …

    Historical Dictionary of Israel

  • 11 Magen David — noun a six pointed star formed from two equilateral triangles; an emblem symbolizing Judaism • Syn: ↑Star of David, ↑Shield of David, ↑Mogen David, ↑Solomon s seal • Hypernyms: ↑emblem, ↑allegory, ↑hexagram …

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  • 12 Magen David — or Mogen David noun Etymology: Hebrew māghēn Dāwīdh, literally, shield of David Date: circa 1904 a hexagram used as a symbol of Judaism …

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  • 13 Magen David — /mah geuhn day vid/; Seph. Heb. /mah gen dah veed /; Ashk. Heb. /maw geuhn daw vid/, Judaism. See Star of David. [1900 05; < Heb maghen dawid lit., shield of David] * * * …

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  • 14 Magen David — [mα:ˌgɛn dα: vi:d] noun a hexagram used as a symbol of Judaism. Origin early 20th cent.: Heb., lit. shield of David , with ref. to David, King of Israel …

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  • 15 Magen David — Ma•gen Da•vid [[t]ˈmɑ gən ˈdeɪ vɪd, mɑˈgɛn dɑˈvid[/t]] n. jud Star of David • Etymology: 1900–05; < Heb māghēn dāwīd lit., shield of David …

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  • 16 Magen David — /ˌmɔgən ˈdeɪvəd/ (say .mawguhn dayvuhd) noun → Star of David. {Hebrew: literally, shield of David} …

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  • 17 Magen David Adom — Création 7 juin 1930 Type Service d’urgence Langue(s) hébreu …

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  • 18 MAGEN DAVID ADOM — (MDA, Hebrew Red Shield of David ), Israel s emergency medical first aid society (equivalent to the Red Cross). Magen David Adom was founded in 1930 and was recognized by the government of Israel and by the Knesset (MDA Knesset Law 1950/1970). It …

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  • 19 Magen David Synagogue (Brooklyn) — Magen David Synagogue Basic information Location 2017 67th Street, Brooklyn, New York,  United States Geographic coordinates …

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  • 20 Magen David Square — in 1936 Magen David Square (Hebrew: כיכר מגן דוד‎, Kikar Magen David, Star of David Square ) is a main public square, located in the heart of Tel Aviv, Israel at the intersection of King George, Sheinkin, the Carmel Market, Nahalat Binyamin and… …

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