What does the 6 star mean?
Star of David, Hebrew Magen David (“Shield of David”), Magen also spelled Mogen, Jewish symbol composed of two overlaid equilateral triangles that form a six-pointed star. The yellow badge that Jews were forced to wear in Nazi-occupied Europe invested the Star of David with a symbolism indicating martyrdom and heroism.
What is a 12 pointed star called?
In geometry, a solid figure with 12 faces is called a dodecahedron. The 12-pointed star we have constructed is therefore known as a stellated rhombic dodecahedron.
What is a 8 pointed star called?
In geometry, an octagram is an eight-angled star polygon. The name octagram combine a Greek numeral prefix, octa-, with the Greek suffix -gram. The -gram suffix derives from γραμμή (grammḗ) meaning “line”.