Definition of Sanhedrin in English:

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Pronunciation: /sanˈhēdrin/
/sänˈhēdrin/ /sanˈhedrən/ /sänˈhedrən/
The highest court of justice and the supreme council in ancient Jerusalem.


From late Hebrew sanhedrīn, from Greek sunedrion 'council', from sun- 'with'+ hedra 'seat'.

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Syllabification: San·hed·rin

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