TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SHIELD OF DAVID»
The term «Shield of David» is regularly used and occupies the 76.484
position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SHIELD OF DAVID»
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The Harp and the Shield of David
: Ireland, Zionism and the ...
The Harp and the Shield of David: Ireland, Zionism and the State of Israel
examines the relationship between Ireland and the Zionist movement in the
context of Palestine's partition, the rescue of Jews from Nazi persecution, and the
delay in ...
Interaction Between Judaism and Christianity in History, ...
The images and inscriptions on the frontispiece and the rhymed colophon on the
next page suggest that the Messiah of the House of David will protect the Jews
with the 'Shield of David' (ibid.). The crowned Shield of David that is drawn above
Marcel Poorthuis, Joshua Jay Schwartz, Joseph Turner, 2009
The Secret Doctrine of
the Kabbalah: Recovering the Key to ...
Variously called the Shield of David (Magen David), the Star of David, and
Solomon's Seal, the hexagram has come to be the symbol most identified with
the Jewish people. Composed of two oppositely pointed equilateral triangles
Religions: Judaism. The Jewish sanctuary
Other medieval sources, however, attach the designation Shield of David to
Psalm 67 written out in the shape of the seven-branched menorah. Accordingly, it
was believed that David's battle shield had been engraved with the text of Psalm
National Implementation of
International Humanitarian Law: ...
As you all know, the principal objection to the status quo emanates from Israel,
which employs the emblem of the red shield of David in lieu of one of the those
sanctioned by the Geneva Conventions and Protocol. It is, therefore, noteworthy
Michael Bothe, Thomas Kurzidem, Peter MacAlister-Smith, 1990
Decoding The Lost Symbol: The Unauthorized Expert Guide to ...
This symbol is known variously as the Seal of Solomon, Star of David, or Shield
of David, the latter term thought to derive from the metal structure used to
strengthen King David's battle shield. The symbol's origins are obscure, but since
and Sword: Jewish Polemics Against Christianity and ...
Defence, because the word Magen also plays on Magen David, Shield of David;
and attack by both Christians and Jews; there is also an allusion to the sword of
the Crusaders. At the same time it alludes to the title of a later polemical work ...
Hanne Trautner-Kromann, 1993
THE HEXAGRAM AND HEBRAIC SACRED SCIENCE Variously called the
Shield of David (Magen David), the Star of David, and Solomon's Seal, the
hexagram has come to be the symbol most identified with the Jewish people.
Composed of ...
The Story of
In Hebrew, it is known as the Shield of David because King David had this star on
his shield. relationship with the Jews The journey to the Promised Land took a
long time. The Bible says that the Israelites spent 40 years wandering in the ...
The Non-Jewish Origins of
the Sephardic Jews
... prepared in Spain c.1300, which also displays the arms of the united Kingdom
of Castile and Leon. In Saloniki we have an example of a star with the Hebrew
letters mgndwd (standing for He magen david, "the shield of David") distributed at