star of david


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

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]
.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

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]
.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

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