Star of David.
Star of David
a hexagram used as a symbol of Judaism.
Shield of David
another term for the Star of David
Star of David
an emblem symbolizing Judaism and consisting of a six-pointed star formed by superimposing one inverted equilateral triangle upon another of equal size Also called Magen David
noun 1. a broad piece of armor, varying widely in form and size, carried apart from the body, usually on the left arm, as a defense against swords, lances, arrows, etc. 2. a similar device, often of lightweight plastic, used by riot police to protect themselves from rocks and other thrown objects. 3. something shaped […]
- Shield-tailed snake
[sheeld-teyld] /ˈʃildˌteɪld/ noun 1. any of several burrowing snakes of the family Uropeltidae, of the Indian peninsula and Sri Lanka, having a tail that ends in a flat disk.
- Shield volcano
noun 1. a broad volcano built up from the repeated nonexplosive eruption of basalt to form a low dome or shield, usually having a large caldera at the summit shield volcano See under volcano.
noun, Scot. 1. a pasture or grazing ground. 2. a shepherd’s or herdsman’s hut or rough shelter on or near a grazing ground. noun (mainly Scot) 1. a rough, sometimes temporary, hut or shelter used by people tending cattle on high or remote ground 2. pasture land for the grazing of cattle in summer