Definition of Golgotha in English:

Golgotha

Pronunciation /ˈɡälɡəTHə/ /ˈɡɑlɡəθə/ /ɡôlˈɡäTHə/ /ɡɔlˈɡɑθə/

proper noun

  • The site of the crucifixion of Jesus; Calvary.

noun

  • A graveyard or burial place.

    • ‘a golgotha of decaying bones’
    graveyard, churchyard, burial ground, burial place, burying place, burying ground, garden of remembrance

Origin

From late Latin, via Greek from an Aramaic form of Hebrew gulgoleth ‘skull’ (see Matt. 27:33).