A name for God thought to represent the original pronunciation of the Tetragrammaton among the ancient Hebrews.
(person, proper) God.
Origin of yahweh
Conventional pronunciation of the Tetragrammaton, written in Hebrew asyhwhhwy in Semitic roots
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Yahweh Sentence Examples
He, like Jeremiah, was friendly to Nebuchadrezzar, regarding him as Yahweh's instrument for the chastisement of the nation.
His strongest denunciation is directed against the religious practices of the time in Judea - the worship of the Canaanite local deities (the Baals), the Phoenician Tammuz, and the sun and other Babylonian and Assyrian gods (vi., viii., xvi., xxiii.); he maintained vigorously the prophetic struggle for the sole worship of Yahweh.
According to ' Yahweh's spirit, thought of as Yahweh's vital principle, as man's spirit is man's vital principle, is to be breathed into them, as, in Gen.
The wheels symbolize divine omniscience and control, and the whole vision represents the coming of Yahweh to take up his abode among the exiles.
The prevalent famine and distress are due to Yahweh's indignation at such remissness.