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Synonyms for God

Synonyms for God

the supernatural being conceived as the perfect and omnipotent and omniscient originator and ruler of the universe

a man of such superior qualities that he seems like a deity to other people

a material effigy that is worshipped

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And now the flamboyant aristocrat's wife of 54 years is pleading with Adonai, who is believed to have cradled the 83-year-old peer in his arms as he died, to do the right thing and return part of the estate to them.
He took me out by the spirit of Adonai and set me down in
Aaron Morales, pastor of Christian Adonai Church in Van Nuys, of the effort to get Hispanics - legal and illegal - counted in the 2010 Census.
Praised are you Adonai, our God and God of our fathers and mothers God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, God of Sarah, Rebecca, Rachel and Leah.
The professor had hastily departed the island in eIU74, gone to Canada, married a Canadian and sired two Adonai, both at Saturday football training that evening.
Sunday at the Messianic Jewish Congregation P'nei Adonai, 3484 Harlow Road, and again at 7 p.
At the conclusion of his novel The Case of Charles Dexter Ward, a demoniac figure "bellow(s) out a terrible formula: "PER ADONAI ELOHIM, ADONAI JEHOVAH, ADONAI SABAOTH, METRATON.
When her father Oren who taught her to believe in Adonai and to make pottery, no longer could walk to the market, Abigail took over those chores as her older brother Rivai who should have done so was too much the foolish dreamer.
In the Machzor Vitry's chapter on Sukkot, there is some debate over whether women should say the blessings that men make when they perform the mitzvot: Baruch ata Adonai, Eloheinu Melach haOlam, asher kidshanu b'mitzvotav v'tzivanu--Blessed are You, Adonai our God .
The evil Ruha "Spirit," who is the mistress of the detested Jewish God Adonai, produced the twelve zodiac spirits and the five planets.
He imagined an enormous Jew breaking through the trees, blocking the trail, waving a staff, proclaiming in thunder "Shema Yisrael Adonai eloheinu Adonai ehad
For instance, as a name it is not one but three: Adonis, Adonai, Adonais.
The name of the god is derived from the Phoenician adon ( " lord " ), which appears in the Hebrew adonai, used as a substitute for the name Yahweh ( Jehovah ).
Found beneath Carvajal's hat and behind a wall in his house, they consisted of a book of psalms titled Lex Adonai, a guidebook to prayer and an autobiography written in the third person, under the name of Joseph Lumbroso (Joseph, the Enlightened).