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Definition of Synagogue


  1. A congregation or assembly of Jews met for the purpose of worship, or the performance of religious rites.
  2. The building or place appropriated to the religious worship of the Jews.
  3. The council of, probably, 120 members among the Jews, first appointed after the return from the Babylonish captivity; -- called also the Great Synagogue, and sometimes, though erroneously, the Sanhedrin.
  4. A congregation in the early Christian church.
  5. Any assembly of men.
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Synagogue Translations

synagogue in Dutch is synagoge, jodenkerk
synagogue in French is synagogue
synagogue in German is Synagoge
synagogue in Latin is synagoga
synagogue in Spanish is sinagoga
synagogue in Swedish is synagoga