What is another word for Jewish synagogue?

Pronunciation: [d͡ʒˈuːɪʃ sˈɪnɐɡˌɒɡ] (IPA)

The term "Jewish synagogue" can be interchanged with various synonyms. The most common synonyms are temple, shul, and beit knesset. Temple is often used in Reform and Conservative Judaism as a way to emphasize the importance of the sacred space where Jews come together to worship. Shul is a Yiddish word that is often used by Orthodox Jews as it emphasizes on the central community institution for prayer and Jewish life. Beit knesset is a Hebrew term that means "house of assembly" and is often used interchangeably with other synonyms. Other synonyms often used include synagogue, congregation, and house of worship. No matter the term used, the space remains the vital center of Jewish life and serves as a sanctuary for both worship and communal events.

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