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Hashem

See also: HaShem

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EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew הַשֵּׁם (hashém, literally the name), likely via Yiddish השם (hashem).

Proper nounEdit

Hashem

  1. A substitute for the Tetragrammaton.
  2. A name used by many Jews in ordinary conversation to refer to God.

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