Charles Buck Theological Dictionary
A council or assembly of persons sitting together; the name whereby the Jews called the great council of the nation, assembled in an apartment of the temple of Jerusalem, to determine the most important affairs both of church and state.
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Buck, Charles. Entry for 'Sanhedrim'. Charles Buck Theological Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/cbd/s/sanhedrim.html. 1802.