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 (ĕl′ō-hēm′, -hĭm′, ə-lō′hĭm)


A name for God in the Hebrew Scriptures.

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(ɛˈləʊhɪm; ˌɛləʊˈhiːm)


(Bible) Old Testament a Hebrew word for God or gods

[C17: from Hebrew ‘Elōhim, plural (used to indicate uniqueness) of ‘Elōah God; probably related to ‘El God]

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(ˌɛl oʊˈhim, -ˈhɪm)


God, esp. as used in the Hebrew text of the Old Testament.

[< Hebrew]

El`o•him′ic (-ˈhɪm ɪk) adj.

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