A hexagram used as a symbol of Judaism.
More example sentences
- Every window was taped to protect us from explosions and at the confluence of those strips of tape there appeared a Magen David.
- From Prague, the "Magen David" spread to the Jewish communities of Moravia and Bohemia, and then eventually to Eastern Europe.
early 20th century: Hebrew, literally 'shield of David', with reference to David, King of Israel (see David1).
Definition of Magen David in:
- The US English dictionary