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JEHOVAH

Mistaken but common rendering of the letters JHVH or YHVH, transcribing the Hebrew letters representing the name of God. It should be Jahweh or Yahweh.

All items in this dictionary are from Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.

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