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Adonai Explained

Adonai at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

, and adjudge for the plaintiff or defendant, according to the
legal right, as it may on the whole appear.
4. It is, however, subject to, the following exceptions; first, if the
plaintiff demur to a plea in abatement, and the court decide against the
plea, they will give judgment of respondeat ouster, without regard to an

Adonai at English (WD) Of Explained:



From Inter: etyl » he אֲדֹנָי, "My Lord"; used in place of the Tetragrammaton YHWH as a name of the God of the Hebrews during prayer recitation.


"ä-d&-'noi, -'nI

Proper noun

Inter: en-proper nou » n
  • YHWH, the ineffable name of God, is read as Adonai ("My Lord") or as Elohim. The word Adonai is normally used only in prayer, else the speaker risks taking the Lord’s name in vain. In normal speech, the word HaShem ("The Name") is used instead.

    Derived terms

    * adonist


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  • Translation: de » Adonai
    Translation: es » Adonai
    Translation: ko » Adonai
    Translation: hu » Adonai
    Translation: sr » Adonai