Definition of Sanhedrin in English:

Sanhedrin

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

/sanˈhedrən//sanˈhēdrin//sänˈhēdrin//sänˈhedrən/