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synagogue

noun [C] uk   /ˈsɪn.ə.ɡɒɡ/ us    /-ɡɑːɡ/
Translations of “synagogue”
in Korean 유대교의 예배당…
in Arabic كَنيس, مَعْبَد يهودي…
in French synagogue…
in Turkish sinagog, havra, Musevi ibadethanesi…
in Italian sinagoga…
in Chinese (Traditional) 猶太教堂,猶太會堂…
in Russian синагога…
in Polish synagoga…
in Spanish sinagoga…
in Portuguese sinagoga…
in German die Synagoge…
in Catalan sinagoga…
in Japanese シナゴーグ(ユダヤ教の礼拝堂)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 犹太教堂,犹太会堂…
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