Definition of Jehovah. Meaning of Jehovah. Synonyms of Jehovah

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Definition of Jehovah

Jehovah
Jehovah Je*ho"vah, n. [Heb. usually y[e^]h[=o]v[=a]h (with the vowel points of [a^]d[=o]n[=a]i Lord), sometimes (to avoid repetition) y[e^]h[=o]vih (with the vowel points of [e^]l[=o]h[=i]m God); but only the four Heb, consonants yhvh are conceded to be certainly known.] A Scripture name of the Supreme Being, by which he was revealed to the Jews as their covenant God or Sovereign of the theocracy; the ``ineffable name' of the Supreme Being, which was not pronounced by the Jews.
Jehovah
Yahweh Yah"weh, Yahwe Yah"we, n. Also Jahveh Jah"veh, Jahve Jah"ve, etc. A modern transliteration of the Hebrew word translated Jehovah in the Bible; -- used by some critics to discriminate the tribal god of the ancient Hebrews from the Christian Jehovah. Yahweh or Yahwe is the spelling now generally adopted by scholars.

Meaning of Jehovah from wikipedia

- Jehovah (/dʒɪˈhoʊvə/) is a Latinization of the Hebrew יְהֹוָה‎ Yəhōwā, one vocalization of the Tetragrammaton יהוה‎ (YHWH), the proper name of the God...
- Jehovah's Witnesses is a millenarian restorationist Christian denomination with nontrinitarian beliefs distinct from mainstream Christianity. The group...
- In the Book of Genesis, Jehovah-jireh or Yahweh Yireh was the location of the binding of Isaac, where Yahweh told Abraham to offer his son Isaac as a...
- According to Exodus 17:13–16 in the Bible, Jehovah-nissi (Hebrew: יְהוָה נִסִּי‎) is the name given by Moses to the altar which he built to celebrate...
- Jehovah-shammah is a Christian transliteration of the Hebrew יְהוָה שָׁמָּה‎ meaning "Jehovah is there", the name given to the city in Ezekiel's vision...
- Psycho-Analysis, describes the god complex as belief that one is a god. Jehovah complex is a related term used in Jungian analysis to describe a neurosis...
- The beliefs of Jehovah's Witnesses are based on the Bible teachings of Charles Taze Russell—founder of the Bible Student movement—and successive presidents...
- Jehovah may refer to: Jehovah, a reading of the name of God in Abrahamic religions Jehovah 1, an important character in the parody religion, Church of...
- Towing Jehovah is a 1994 fantasy novel by American writer James K. Morrow, published by Harcourt Brace. The book is about the death of God and the subsequent...
- Jehovah's Witnesses have been criticized by adherents of mainstream Christianity, members of the medical community, former Jehovah's Witnesses, and commentators...