יה

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Hebrew[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Contracted form of יהוה ("YHWH, Yahweh, Jehovah").

Proper noun[edit]

יה ‎(Yah)

  1. Jah, one of the names of God and a common theophoric element in Hebrew names.

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Etymology 2[edit]

From י ("ten") + ה ("five").

Noun[edit]

יה ‎(15m

  1. Alternative form of טו ("fifteen"), usually avoided owing to its homonymy with the holy name Jah.