Friday, October 26, 2012

A Few Definition of the Star of David References

The Star of David on the official Flag of the nation-state of Israel

Star of David
(Noun):Star of David - a six-pointed star formed from two equilateral triangles; an emblem symbolizing Judaism. - Magen David, Mogen David, Shield of David, Solomon's seal
- WordNet 3.0 Dictionary (at the Free

Star of David
Star of David (noun): a hexagram used as a symbol of Judaism. Also called Magen David, Mogen David, Shield of David.
Related Words for Star of David: Magen David, Mogen David, Shield of David, Solomon's seal

- Collins World English Dictionary

Star of David
(n.) Also called Magen David - an emblem symbolizing Judaism and consisting of a six-pointed star formed by superimposing one inverted equilateral triangle upon another of equal size.

- Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged

The Star of David
(Magan David or Mogen Dovid in Hebrew, Shield of David, Solomon's Seal, or Seal of Solomon) is a generally recognized symbol of Judaism and Jewish identity. It is also known as the Jewish Star. With the establishment of the State of Israel the Jewish Star on the Flag of Israel has also become a symbol of Israel.

- Star of David, Bigpedia,

1 comment:

  1. I thought that the Jewish star of David was taken from King David's battle shield.
    Thanks for the clear and short explanation. Very beautiful.