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Definition of Adonai

Adonai
Adonai Ad`o*na"i, n. [Heb. ad[=o]n[=a]i, lit., my lord.] A Hebrew name for God, usually translated in the Old Testament by the word ``Lord'. Note: The later Jews used its vowel points to fill out the tetragrammaton Yhvh, or Ihvh, ``the incommunicable name,' and in reading substituted ``Adonai'.

Meaning of Adonai from wikipedia

- uttered it was replaced vocally in the synagogue ritual by the Hebrew word Adonai ("My Lord"), which was translated as Kyrios ("Lord") in the Septuagint,...
- Adonais: An Elegy on the Death of John Keats, Author of Endymion, Hyperion, etc. (/ˌædoʊˈneɪ.ɪs/) is a pastoral elegy written by Percy Bysshe S****ey...
- Or Adonai (Hebrew: אור אֲדֹנָי), The Light of the Lord, is the primary work of Rabbi Hasdai Crescas (c. 1340 - 1410/1411), a Jewish philosopher. As some...
- Tetragrammaton came to be avoided, being substituted with Adonai ("my Lord"). The Hebrew vowel points of Adonai were added to the Tetragrammaton by the Masoretes...
- "Who Mourns for Adonais?" is the second episode of the second season of the American science fiction television series Star Trek. Written by Gilbert Ralston...
- addressing or referring to the God of Israel. Common substitutions in Hebrew are Adonai ("My Lord"), HaShem ("The Name") and hakadosh baruch hu ("The Holy One,...
- the Adonai malakh scale is a musical mode used in Jewish music. "Adonai malakh" ("God is King"), a line from Psalm 93, is set using the Adonai malakh...
- Baruch Adonai L'Olam may refer to: Baruch Adonai L'Olam (Maariv) Baruch Adonai L'Olam (Shacharit)...
- joined when reciting the blessing. When reciting the words "Barukh atah Adonai Eloheinu melekh ha'olam, bo're m'orei ha'esh," it is customary for the parti****nts...
- Adonai-Shomo was the name given to a commune which existed from 1861 to 1896 in M****achusetts. The commune was founded by Frederick T. Howland, a Quaker...
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