Definitions for jehovistdʒɪˈhoʊ vɪst

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Je•ho•vistdʒɪˈhoʊ vɪst(n.)

  1. Category: Judaism

    Ref: Yahwist

Origin of Jehovist:

1835–45

Je`ho•vis′ticˌdʒi hoʊ-, dʒɪ hoʊ-(adj.)

Wiktionary

  1. Jehovist(ProperNoun)

    One who maintains that the vowel points of the word Jehovah, in Hebrew, are the proper vowels of that word; -- opposed to adonist.

  2. Jehovist(ProperNoun)

    The writer of the passages of the Old Testament, especially those of the Pentateuch, in which the Supreme Being is styled Jehovah. See Elohist.

  3. Jehovist(ProperNoun)

    Anyone who uses the word "Jehovah" as the name of his God in worship.

  4. Jehovist(ProperNoun)

    A member of the Jehovah's Witnesses.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jehovist(noun)

    one who maintains that the vowel points of the word Jehovah, in Hebrew, are the proper vowels of that word; -- opposed to adonist

  2. Jehovist(noun)

    the writer of the passages of the Old Testament, especially those of the Pentateuch, in which the Supreme Being is styled Jehovah. See Elohist

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Jehovist

    the presumed author of the Jehoistic portions of the Pentateuch. See Elohist.

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