Definition of Shin Bet in English:

Shin Bet

Syllabification: Shin Bet
Pronunciation: /ˌSHin ˈbet
 
/
(also Shin Beth)
The principal security service of Israel, concerned primarily with counter-espionage.

Origin

modern Hebrew, the initial letters of the first two words of šērūṯ biṭṭāhōn kĕlālī '(general) security service'.

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