Jehovah's Witnesses

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Alternative forms[edit]


Jehovah + -'s + witness + -es; name adopted in 1931 and inspired by the Bible verse of Isaiah 43:10 "You are my witnesses."


Jehovah's Witnesses

  1. plural of Jehovah's Witness

Proper noun[edit]

Jehovah's Witnesses

  1. A monotheistic and nontrinitarian Restoration Christian denomination founded by Charles Taze Russell in 1879 as a small Bible study group. Originally known as International Bible Students or Bible Students.


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