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Yahweh Personal name of the God of the ancient Israelites of the Old Testament. God revealed His name to Moses when He called to him out of the burning bush at Mount Horeb (Sinai) (Exodus 3:14). In Hebrew, it was made up of four consonants, YHWH, and was apparently related to the Hebrew verb ‘to be’. Most English translations render it as ‘I am’. See also Jehovah

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Yahweh

Yah·weh / ˈyäˌwā; -ˌwe; -ˌvā/ (also Yah·veh / -ˌvā; -ˌve/ ) • n. a form of the Hebrew name of God used in the Bible.

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Yahweh

Yahweh a form of the Hebrew name of God used in the Bible. The name came to be regarded by Jews (c.300 bc) as too sacred to be spoken, and the vowel sounds are uncertain. Compare with Jehovah.

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Yahweh. The God of Judaism as the tetragrammaton, YHWH, may have been pronounced. By Orthodox and many other Jews, God's name is never articulated, least of all in the Jewish liturgy.

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Yahweh

Yahweh (yä´wĕ), modern reconstruction of YHWH, the ancient Hebrew ineffable name for God. Other forms are Jah, Jahve, Jahveh, Jahweh, Jehovah, Yahve, Yahveh, and Yahwe.

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