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Golgotha

hill near Jerusalem where Christ was crucified, via Latin and Greek, from Aramaic (Semitic) gulgulta, literally "(place of the) skull," cognate with Hebrew gulgoleth "skull." The hill so called for its shape (see Calvary).

updated on September 26, 2016

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Definitions of Golgotha from WordNet

Golgotha (n.)
a hill near Jerusalem where Jesus was crucified;
Synonyms: Calvary
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