Magen David

Magen David

[mah-guhn dey-vid; Sephardic Hebrew mah-gen dah-veed; Ashkenazic Hebrew maw-guhn daw-vid]
noun Judaism.

Origin:
1900–05; < Hebrew māghēn dāwīd literally, shield of David

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Magen David or Mogen David (ˈmɔːɡən ˈdeɪvɪd)
 
n
Judaism another name for the Star of David
 
[C20: from Hebrew māghēn Dāwīdh shield of David; see David (sense 1)]
 
Mogen David or Mogen David
 
n
 
[C20: from Hebrew māghēn Dāwīdh shield of David; see David (sense 1)]

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