The Star of David is literally modeled after the shield of the young Israelite warrior David, who would later become King David. In order to save metal, the shield was not made of metal but of leather spanned across the simplest metal frame that would hold the round shield: two interlocking triangles.
In the Jewish prayer book, the term "Shield of David" (but not the symbol) appears at the end of the "Samkhaynu/Gladden us" blessing, which is recited after the reading of the Haftara portion on Saturday and holidays. The term refers directly to God, who shielded the Biblical David in battle and during his flight from Saul. The term may be loosely based on Psalm 18, which is attributed to David, and in which God is compared to a shield.
A six-pointed Star Polygon also called a Hexagram. King David chose it as his Royal Coat of Arms for his family line- the House of David. It is a symbol for Judaism and is also considered a minor Christian symbol seen in Churches throughout the world.
The David in the Star or Shield of David is King David from the Tanach (Jewish Bible).
the star of David belonged to king David of the Jews.
A Star of David has 6 points! A Star of David has 6 points!
The star of David is a factor in Judaism.
The star of David is the symbol of Judaism.
the Star of David was the symbol of the Jews
The Hebrew word for the Star of David is the "Magen David",
David made the Jewish star. That is why the Jewish star is also called The Star Of David.
The Magen David (Star of David).
The Star of David, or the Shield of David, is a Jewish civic symbol representing the Jewish Nation.
There is no special writing associated with the Star of David, more accurately called "the Shield of David or Magen David.
There are six points on the Star of David, more properly called the Magen David or "Shield of David".
its the Star Of David
The Jews, Christians, and Muslims used the Star of David.
The Star of David symbolizes the Jewish religion and culture.
The six pointed Star of David is a symbol of Judaism.
There is 8 triangles in the Star of David.
Israel's flag has the Star of David on it.
There is no required position for the Star of David in a Jewish synagogue. In many synagogues, the Star of David is positioned towards the front, but this is not a requirement.
The star of David is also known as the shield of David, or in geometric terms, a hexagram.
There is no such thing as the "Star of Judah". You may be thinking about the Mogen David which is often referred to as the "Star of David".
No, the Star of David, or Shield of David is a Jewish symbol. The Shield of David is a secular symbol for the Jewish Nation.
That is four words. The yellow star of David mean a shine yellow star was named after a man name David.
The star of David is a six pointed star and not a five points star, it can be seen on the flag of Israel. It is blue in color.
The star of David was discovred in 1342