Yahwism

noun
Yah·​wism | \ ˈyä-ˌwi-zəm How to pronounce Yahwism (audio) , -ˌvi-\

Definition of Yahwism

: the worship of Yahweh among the ancient Hebrews

First Known Use of Yahwism

1867, in the meaning defined above

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