Synagogue is a Jewish place of worship and study.(noun)
A place where Jews go to worship is an example of a synagogue.
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Origin: ME sinagoge < OFr < LL(Ec) synagoga < Gr(Ec) synagōgē < Gr, a bringing together, assembly < synagein, to bring together < syn-, together + agein, to do: see act
See synagogue in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French sinagoge
Origin: , from Late Latin synagōga
Origin: , from Greek sunagōgē, assembly, synagogue
Origin: , from sunagein, to bring together
Origin: : sun-, syn-
Origin: + agein, to lead; see ag- in Indo-European roots.
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