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SANHEDRIN

 Dictionary entry overview: What does Sanhedrin mean? 

SANHEDRIN (noun)
  The noun SANHEDRIN has 1 sense:

1. the supreme judicial and ecclesiastical council of ancient Jerusalem

  Familiarity information: SANHEDRIN used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SANHEDRIN (noun)


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Meaning:

The supreme judicial and ecclesiastical council of ancient Jerusalem

Classified under:

Nouns denoting groupings of people or objects

Hypernyms ("Sanhedrin" is a kind of...):

council (a body serving in an administrative capacity)


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