Definition of Sanhedrin in English:

Sanhedrin

(also Sanhedrim)

Pronunciation: /ˈsanɪdrɪn//sanˈhɛdrɪn//sanˈhiːdrɪn/

proper noun

  • The highest court of justice and the supreme council in ancient Jerusalem.

Origin

From late Hebrew sanhedrīn, from Greek sunedrion council, from sun- with + hedra seat.

Pronunciation:

Sanhedrin

/ˈsanɪdrɪn//sanˈhɛdrɪn//sanˈhiːdrɪn/