Yahweh

noun
Yah·​weh | \ˈyä-(ˌ)wā, -(ˌ)vā\
variants: or less commonly \ ˈyä-​(ˌ)vā \ or Yahveh \ ˈyä-​(ˌ)vā \

Definition of Yahweh 

: god sense 1a used especially by the ancient Hebrews — compare tetragrammaton

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First Known Use of Yahweh

1869, in the meaning defined above

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Yahweh

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English Language Learners Definition of Yahweh

—used as the name of God by the ancient Hebrews and in the Old Testament of the Bible

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