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All-powerful (Pantokrator), referring to God. The title is used many times in the Bible, in combination with God (El, theos) and Lord (Kurios), for identification, invocation, praise, or simple description. (Etym. Anglo-Saxon aelmihtig, all strength.)See Also: ALL-POWERFUL
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