Annotations to James Joyce's Ulysses/Cyclops/330

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Annotations[edit]

Abba!     (Syriac-Greek) Father.[1] The word is chiefly used as an invocation to God as the Heavenly Father.

Adonai!     (Hebrew) My Lord.[2] This term is usually substituted for the Tetragrammaton YHWH, the sacred name of the God, which Jews consider too sacred to be uttered.

References[edit]

  1. Gifford (1988) 381.
  2. Gifford (1988) 381.
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