אלוהים

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Hebrew[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

אלוהים \ אֱלֹהִים (elohím)

  1. plural indefinite of אֱלוֹהַּ (elóah)

Noun[edit]

אֱלוֹהִים \ אֱלֹהִים (elohímm (singular construct form אֱלוֹהֵי \ אֱלֹהֵי)

  1. A god.
  2. An officer, judge, or the like.[1]

Usage notes[edit]

  • This word is sometimes grammatically plural and sometimes singular.

Proper noun[edit]

אֱלוֹהִים \ אֱלֹהִים (elohímm (singular construct form אֱלוֹהֵי \ אֱלֹהֵי)

  1. God: the God of Israel.

Usage notes[edit]

  • This word is sometimes grammatically plural and sometimes singular.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Commentaries of Rashi and ibn Ezra (inter alia) to Exodus 4:16 and 21:6