Yahweh

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

Definition of Yahweh

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

Examples of yahweh in a Sentence

  1. a count of the number of times Yahweh is mentioned in the Old Testament

Origin and Etymology of yahweh

Hebrew Yahweh

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YAHWEH Defined for English Language Learners

Yahweh

noun

Definition of Yahweh for English Language Learners

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


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