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Synagogues in the Book of Mormon?

2 Nephi 26:26 is the first of 26 verses in the BoM with references to synagogues. The problem with finding "synagogue" in the Book of Mormon is that "synagogue" is a Greek and not a Hebrew word and did not come into usage until after the Babylonian captivity, a time after Lehi had left Jerusalem.

The definition of the word as given in the LDS Collectors Library:

sunagoge {soon-ag-o-gay'}
Greek: noun feminine

Possible Definitions:
1) a bringing together, gathering (as of fruits), a contracting; an assembling together of men, an assembly of men 2) a synagogue i.e.

Since synagogues seem to date their origin from the Babylonian exile the word would not have been in use when Lehi left Jerusalem because they left prior to the Babylonian exile. The one use of the word synagogue in the KJV Old Testament is in the Psalms is not a literal translation from the Hebrew.

Does the word synagogue follow the same pattern that we have seen with the names JEHOVAH and LUCIFER which are also found in the KJV?

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