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Yah•wistˈyɑ wɪst; -vɪst(n.)

also Yah•vist

  1. a writer of the earliest major source of the Hexateuch, in which God is characteristically referred to as Yahweh rather than

    Elohim.

    Category: Judaism

    Ref: Compare Elohist.

Yah•wis′tic(adj.)

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