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Jehovist

[ji-hoh-vist] /dʒɪˈhoʊ vɪst/
noun
1.
Origin
1745-1755
1745-55; Jehov(ah) + -ist
Related forms
Jehovism, noun
Jehovistic
[jee-hoh-vis-tik, ji-hoh-] /ˌdʒi hoʊˈvɪs tɪk, dʒɪ hoʊ-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for jehovism

Jehovist

/dʒɪˈhəʊvɪst/
noun
1.
another name for the Yahwist
2.
a person who maintains that the name YHVH in the Hebrew text of the Old Testament was originally pronounced Jehovah
adjective
3.
of or relating to the Yahwist source of the Pentateuch
Derived Forms
Jehovism, noun
Jehovistic (ˌdʒiːhəʊˈvɪstɪk) adjective
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Word Origin and History for jehovism

Jehovist

n.

the presumed authnor or authors of the parts of the Hexateuch in which the divine name is written Yhwh (see Jehovah) + -ist. Opposed to the Elohist.

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