Star of David

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Star of David a six-pointed star formed from two equilateral triangles; an emblem symbolizing Judaism
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Usage

In literature:

I am the root and the offspring of David, and the bright and morning star.
"The Revelation Explained" by F. Smith
I am the root and the offspring of David, and the bright and morning star.
"Notes On The Apocalypse" by David Steele
I am the root and the offspring of David, and the bright and morning star.
"Elsie at the World's Fair" by Martha Finley
We embarked in the month of November 1775, on board of the sloop Morning Star, Captain David Miller, and sailed for Jamaica.
"The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, Or Gustavus Vassa, The African" by Olaudah Equiano
The Judge will be a fixed star in the firmament of fictional characters as surely as David Harum or Col.
"Emily Fox-Seton" by Frances Hodgson Burnett
The Judge will be a fixed star in the firmament of fictional characters as surely as David Harum or Col.
"The Price" by Francis Lynde
I am the root and the offspring of David, the bright, the morning star.
"The New Testament of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ." by Various
In the Second Book of Chronicles the honor-roll of David's heroes is starred with undying lustre.
"Great Men and Famous Women. Vol. 3 of 8" by Various
David watched him, while Polly indulged in her usual admiration of Lone Star.
"Polly of Lady Gay Cottage" by Emma C. Dowd
Then he looked more closely and realized that the Israeli Star of David in a circle of white had merely been papered on.
"Project Cyclops" by Thomas Hoover
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In poetry:

So they rode away; and the star stood still,
The only one in the gray of morn
Yes, it stopped, it stood still of its own free will,
Right over Bethlehem on the hill, The city of David where Christ was born.
"The Three Kings. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The Fifth)" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

In news:

The Star-Ledger Gov Christie today went after David Rosen, the budget officer for the state's Office of Legislative Services, for his projections on the revenue shortfall.
He was a rising star in the Toronto financial world, but David Barkway, a managing director of BMO Nesbitt Burns, the Bank of Montreal 's investment firm, was not all business.
What's That About The Star Of David.
Raese has equated a Monongalia County smoking ban with Hitler forcing Jews to wear the Star of David .
Why Did Sarah Palin Wear a Star of David in Israel.
William Perlman/The Star-Ledger David Wright is having a career year and showing no signs of slowing down.
Last December, ABC News President David Westin threw a champagne cocktail party at the division's executive offices, to celebrate the work of his star investigative reporter, Brian Ross.
David Petraeus, the retired four-star general renowned for taking charge of the military campaigns in Iraq and then Afghanistan, abruptly resigned Friday as director of the CIA, admitting to an extramarital affair .
Amber Tamblyn and comedian David Cross were married this weekend at a star-studded celebrity wedding attended by the actress' The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants co-stars and a host of other hip Hollywood talent.
Stars of David': some great songs but otherwise, boring .
Indiana forward David West (looking for a shot against Denver's Kosta Koufos) has provided a steady supply of points and rebounds for a Pacers team missing star Danny Granger.
Chef David Chang stars in new series 'The Mind of a Chef' coming to PBS in November.
Snowflake or Star of David.
In the case of Damian Lewis, who stars in Showtime's "Homeland," those places include the White House, where Lewis attended a state dinner for British Prime Minister David Cameron in March.
At All-Star Weekend, David Stern and the NBA sat in a room with the owners of the Kings and the Mayor of Sacramento and came to an agreement.
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In science:

Consider an example ALMA pro ject, proposed by David Meier, to examine the gas and dust structure of the nearby star forming galaxy IC342 at 1.3mm wavelength. A Hubble Wide Field Planetary Camera image, for example, shows the dusty center of the galaxy in an image 2’.7 across.
ALMA Capabilities for Observations of Spectral Line Emission
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