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  • proper n. The Star or Shield of David is a generally recognized symbol of Jewish Community and Judaism.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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 to the hexagram and Solomon's seal. It is used on the flag of the modern state of Israel.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a six-pointed star formed from two equilateral triangles; an emblem symbolizing Judaism

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