Jahvism

[yah-viz-uh m]

noun


Also Jah·wism [yah-wiz-uh m] /ˈyɑ wɪz əm/.

Yahwism

[yah-wiz-uh m]

noun

the worship of Yahweh or the religious system based on such worship.
Also Yahvism [yah-viz-uh m] /ˈyɑ vɪz əm/, Jahvism, Jahwism.

Origin of Yahwism

First recorded in 1865–70; Yahw(eh) + -ism
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British Dictionary definitions for jahwism

Jahwism

Jahvism (ˈjɑːvɪzəm)

noun

variants of Yahwism or YahvismSee Yahwism
Derived FormsJahwistic or Jahvistic, adjective

Yahwism

Jahwism Yahvism or Jahvism (ˈjɑːvɪzəm)

noun

the use of the name Yahweh, esp in parts of the Old Testament, as the personal name of God
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