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Yahwist

noun Yah·wist \-wə̇st, --və̇-\
variants: less commonly

Jahvist

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Jahwist

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Yahvist

\-wə̇st, --və̇-\

Definition of Yahwist

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  the author of the Yahwistic or J passages of the Old Testament which refer to God as Yahweh and which are believed to have emanated from Judah, the southern kingdom of the ancient Israelites —called also Jehovist — compare jehovah

  2. 2 :  a worshiper of Yahweh

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Yahwist

adjective Yah·wist \"\

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