Knesset meaning

knĕsĕt
The unicameral parliament of Israel.
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The unicameral legislature of Israel.
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The Israeli parliament, located in Jerusalem.
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Origin of knesset

  • Modern Hebrew Kneset from Mishnaic Hebrew kəneset assembly from Aramaic kəništā from kənaš to assemble kms in Semitic roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Hebrew כְּנֶסֶת (k'néset).

    From Wiktionary