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Jahvist

[yah-vist]
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noun
  1. Yahwist.
Also Jah·wist [yah-wist] /ˈyɑ wɪst/.
Related formsJah·vis·tic, Jah·wis·tic, adjective
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Examples from the Web for jahvist

Historical Examples

  • Between the Elohist and Jahvist accounts of the creation of man, there are two differences of great importance.

    Demonology and Devil-lore

    Moncure Daniel Conway

  • The author of this combined text (the Jahvist) was guided by the feelings and views of the prophets.


British Dictionary definitions for jahvist

Jahvist

Jahwist (ˈjɑːwɪst)

noun
  1. variant of Yahwist
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