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Name
Language
English Meaning
Source
Comments
Yah-oh-eh
Hebrew
J. Smith
See Facsimile 1-3
Yam
1. Canaanite
2. Hebrew
1. God of Chaos
2. Sea
Hurst
Refers to bronze laver in the courtyad of Solomon's Temple. It also was the Canaanite god of chaos.
Yehovah (yhwh)
Hebrew
1. He Who Causes "That Which Is" to Be
2. Unchangeable One
1. Abarim
2. Nibley
Refers to Jesus Christ; called Jehovah in the Old Testament.
Ye'or
Coptic
Canal; River
Hurst
Refers to Nile River in dream of Pharaoh that Joseph interpreted.
Yesua
Egyptian
The Forerunner
(See Osiris)
Nazarenes
Refers to Jesus Christ. Nazarenes of Mount Carmel translation.
Hebrew
Day of Atonement
(See Picture)
Hurst
New Year celebration in Israel; 10th day of 7th month (Tishrei). Prelude to Feast of Tabernacles (Sukkot).

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