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Term: YHVH

DEFINITIONS

Tetragrammaton: The Holy Ineffable Name of God, YHVH, Yahweh, Jehovah, etc.; the Name of Four Letters.

The four consonants of YHVH correspond to the four elements, the four worlds, the four suits of the tarot, ad infinitum.
source: Godwin's Cabalistic Encyclopedia, by David Godwin

YHVH: An English representation of four Hebrew letters, Yud Heh Vahv Heh. A code for the ultimate name of Divinity, indicating that the Divine is a blending of everything physical and spiritual. Mistakenly pronounced Jehovah or Yahweh by some ill-informed people.
source: Modern Magick, by Donald Michael Kraig


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