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Je·ho·vah

 (jĭ-hō′və)
n.
God, especially in Christian translations of the Hebrew Scriptures.

[Blend of the letters of the Tetragrammaton and, with modification, the vowels of Adonai.]
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Jehovah

(dʒɪˈhəʊvə)
n
(Bible) Old Testament the personal name of God, revealed to Moses on Mount Horeb (Exodus 3)
[C16: from Medieval Latin, from Hebrew YHVH: the original vocalization was considered too sacred to be pronounced and the vowels of Eloah (God) were therefore substituted in the Masoretic text, whence Yetto Vah]
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Je•ho•vah

(dʒɪˈhoʊ və)

n.
1. a name of God in the Old Testament, a rendering of the ineffable name, JHVH, in the Hebrew Scriptures.
2. (in modern Christian use) God.
Je•ho′vic, adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Jehovah - a name for the God of the Old Testament as transliterated from the Hebrew consonants YHVH
2.Jehovah - terms referring to the Judeo-Christian GodJehovah - terms referring to the Judeo-Christian God
Blessed Trinity, Holy Trinity, Sacred Trinity, Trinity - the union of the Father and Son and Holy Ghost in one Godhead
hypostasis of Christ, hypostasis - any of the three persons of the Godhead constituting the Trinity especially the person of Christ in which divine and human natures are united
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Translations
JehovaJehovan todistaja

Jehovah

[dʒɪˈhəʊvə] NJehová m
Jehovah's WitnessTestigo m de Jehová
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Jehovah

nJehova m, → Jahwe m
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Jehovah

[dʒɪˈhəʊvə] nGeova m
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References in periodicals archive ?
Bueno, me olvidaba que tambien esta Jehova. Lo que pasa es que Jehova esta en todas partes, es como si mirara por el ojo de la cerradura.
Exactamente, si no yerro, Naainuema no es Jehova, no es Dios, no es Ala.
Tambien, la Comision hizo un llamado al Estado para que sus autoridades cesaran la persecucion que tenian contra la congregacion religiosa Testigos de Jehova. En concreto, los hechos que motivaron la recomendacion en cita se originaron a partir de la aprobacion del Decreto 1867 del 9 de noviembre de 1976 en Argentina; segun ese decreto, en el pais suramericano se prohibian todas las actividades de los Testigos de Jehova o de cualquier otra asociacion relacionada con esa congregacion religiosa (38).
He and Pomare had been fighting for the control over this image for years, but in 1812 Pomare had declared Jehova to be a superior god (Davies 1961, 153-4; Ellis 1834, v.2 : 93-95).
La objecion de conciencia en salud ha motivado recientemente multiples publicaciones relacionadas con la definicion de conciencia, sus juicios y la aplicacion de estos a algunos casos paradigmaticos, tales como aborto, salud reproductiva, transfusion a Testigos de Jehova y los relativos al fin de la vida; sin embargo, se discute poco acerca del rol de la conciencia en lo cotidiano de la atencion en salud, aspecto que ha sido olvidado en favor de temas mas vigentes en la agenda publica.