/ (ʃɛˈkaɪnə, Hebrew ʃəxiːˈna) /
the radiance in which God's immanent presence in the midst of his people, esp in the Temple, is visibly manifested
the divine presence itself as contrasted with the divine transcendence
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Word Origin for Shechina
C17: from Hebrew shĕkhīnāh, from shākhan to dwell
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