Definition of Elohist in English:

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Elohist

Pronunciation: /ɛˈləʊhɪst/
The postulated author or authors of parts of the Hexateuch in which God is regularly named Elohim. Compare with Yahwist.

Origin

From Hebrew 'ĕlōhīm (see Elohim) + -ist.

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