Tetragrammaton

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English[edit]

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Tetragrammaton written in Phoenician, Aramaic, and Hebrew scripts.

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τετραγράμματον (tetragrámmaton, four-letter word), neuter gender of τετραγράμματος (tetragrámmatos, having four letters), formed from a combining form of τέτταρες (téttares, four) and γράμμα (grámma, letter).

Proper noun[edit]

Tetragrammaton

  1. The four Hebrew letters יהוה (in transliteration, YHWH or JHVH) used as the ineffable name of God in the Hebrew Bible, variously transliterated as Yahweh or Jehovah.

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