Definition of Golgotha in English:


Line breaks: Gol|gotha
Pronunciation: /ˈgɒlgəθə
  • 1The site of the crucifixion of Jesus; Calvary.
  • 1.1 (as noun a golgotha) • rare A graveyard or burial place: a golgotha of decaying bones


from late Latin, via Greek from an Aramaic form of Hebrew gulgoleth 'skull' (see Matt. 27:33).

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