Sanhedrim

Part of speech: noun

The supreme council of the Jewish nation.

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Usage examples "sanhedrim":

  1. If they turn you out of the Sanhedrim, you must not mind that; you must find your happiness in getting good and doing good; receiving God’ s love into your soul, and letting it go out again. - "Orthodoxy: Its Truths And Errors", James Freeman Clarke.
  2. " The superior direction is called the small and constant Sanhedrim of Europe. - "Secret Societies And Subversive Movements", Nesta H. Webster.
  3. I united them into a tribunal, a senate, a sanhedrim, an areopagus, and we gave the following decision to be commented upon by the litterateures of the twenty- eighth century. - "The Physiology of Taste", Brillat Savarin.