- the unicameral parliament of Israel.
Origin of Knesset
Examples from the Web for knesset
Contemporary Examples of knesset
Tibi had previously symbolically spilled water on Prawer Bill in Knesset.Israel Officially Enters E.U.'s Horizon 2020 Program
December 20, 2013
Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein chased the MDA officials from the parliament.Why Is Israel’s Red Cross Rejecting Ethiopian Blood?
December 13, 2013
Nope, according to Tzachi Hanegbi, chairman of the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee.7 Questions About the Geneva Deal on Iran You Might Be Asking
November 25, 2013
That's precisely two less than they would need to constitute a majority in the Knesset.Israel's Political Process Sabotages Peace Efforts, But There Is A Constituency For Peace
November 7, 2013
The Knesset approved the first reading of the legislation in June, but with only a three-vote margin.Why I Joined 775 Rabbinic Colleagues in Opposing the Dispossession of Bedouin Israelis
Rabbi Gilah Langner
November 6, 2013
- the unicameral parliament of Israel
Word Origin for Knesset
Word Origin and History for knesset
Israeli parliament, 1949, from Mishnaic Hebrew keneseth "gathering, assembly," from stem of Hebrew kanas "he gathered, assembled, collected."