Elohim

noun

Elo·​him ˌe-lō-ˈhēm How to pronounce Elohim (audio)
e-ˈlō-ˌhim
: god sense 1a
used especially in the Hebrew Bible

Word History

Etymology

Hebrew ĕlōhīm

First Known Use

1617, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Elohim was in 1617

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“Elohim.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Elohim. Accessed 20 Feb. 2024.

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