Related formsJe·ho·vism, nounJe·ho·vis·tic [jee-hoh-vis-tik, ji-hoh-] /ˌdʒi hoʊˈvɪs tɪk, dʒɪ hoʊ-/, adjective
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Historical Examples of jehovist
The first belongs to the Jehovist, the second to the Elohist.
Jehovist, the presumed author of the Jehoistic portions of the Pentateuch.
It had also brought into vigour the earliest and best historic literature, the narratives of the Elohist and the Jehovist.
British Dictionary definitions for jehovist
a person who maintains that the name YHVH in the Hebrew text of the Old Testament was originally pronounced Jehovah
Derived FormsJehovism, nounJehovistic (ˌdʒiːhəʊˈvɪstɪk), adjective
of or relating to the Yahwist source of the Pentateuch
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Word Origin and History for jehovist
the presumed authnor or authors of the parts of the Hexateuch in which the divine name is written Yhwh (see Jehovah) + -ist. Opposed to the Elohist.
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