Word Focus

focusing on words and literature

Definitions and Synonyms of synagogue | Another word for synagogue | What is synagogue?

Definition 1: (Judaism) the place of worship for a Jewish congregation - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for synagogue in the sense of this definition

(synagogue is a kind of ...) any building where congregations gather for prayer

(... is an instance of synagogue) any of three successive temples in Jerusalem that served as the primary center for Jewish worship; the first temple contained the Ark of the Covenant and was built by Solomon in the 10th century BC and destroyed by Nebuchadnezzar in 586 BC; the second was built in 515 BC and the third was an enlargement by Herod the Great in 20 BC that was destroyed by the Romans during a Jewish revolt in AD 70; all that remains is the Wailing Wall

(synagogue belongs to category ...) the monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud

More words

Another word for synaesthetic

Another word for synaesthesia

Another word for synaeresis

Another word for symptomless

Another word for symptomatically

Another word for synagrops

Another word for synagrops bellus

Another word for synanceja

Another word for synanceja verrucosa

Another word for synapse

Other word for synapse

synapse meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce synapse