Latin definition for: tetragrammaton., abb.


  • gender: neuter


  1. tetragram, word of four letters
  2. Tetragrammaton, YHWA, symbol/name/title of God
  • Age: Medieval (11th-15th centuries)
  • Area: Ecclesiastic, Biblical, Religious
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Having only single citation in Oxford Latin Dictionary or Lewis + Short
  • Source: Latham, “Revised Medieval Word List”, 1980

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