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It was coined in the 16th century when the consonants Y, H, and W were mixed with the vowels of the word Adonai. What proper noun is it?




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Answer: Jehova

The Jewish god's name is Yahweh, which was represented by the four letters YHWH. To emphasize its sanctity, Jews avoid saying it when reading scriptures. Instead they use Hebrew words like Adonai, Lord, or Ha-Shem, the name.

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