By Samuel Thompson

I have been asked a question many times is it okay to call the Creator of the Universe, Yahovah/Yehovah/Jehovah? As many teachers within the Hebrew and Messianic movements seem to use these name’s for the Creator. The issue’s I have when they say Yehovah or Yahovah or Jehovah are: 1) The Name YAH is removed from two of these names or more and replaced with the Yeh, this is a direct violation of Exodus 20:7. 2) The word hovah in Hebrew means-H#1943 hovah ho-vaw' another form for 1942; ruin:--mischief. which comes from 1942 H#1942 havvah hav-vaw' from 1933 (in the sense of eagerly coveting and rushing upon; by implication, of falling); desire; also ruin:-calamity, iniquity, mischief, mischievous (thing), naughtiness, naughty, noisome, perverse thing, substance, very wickedness. When one calls the Creator of the Universe and the Elohim of Yisrael by the name Yehovah/Yahovah they are in fact calling Him the following: Please note that many do not purposely or intentionally use Yahovah or Yehovah as listed, however due to the lack of understanding of the Hebrew language. Ruin-Definitions of ruin on the Web: Destroy: destroy completely; damage irreparably; "You have ruined my car by pouring sugar in the tank!"; "The tears ruined her make-up" an irrecoverable state of devastation and destruction; "you have brought ruin on this entire family “destroy or cause to fail; "This behaviour will ruin your chances of winning the election “dilapidation: the process of becoming dilapidated reduce to ruins; "The country lay ruined after the war" an event that results in destruction deflower: deprive of virginity; "This dirty old man deflowered several young girls in the village" downfall: failure that results in a loss of position or reputation fall into ruin laying waste: destruction achieved by causing something to be wrecked or ruined Mischief Definitions of Mischief on the Web: reckless or malicious behaviour that causes discomfort or annoyance in others maleficence: the quality or nature of being harmful or evil Mischief is a vexatious or annoying action, or, conduct or activity that playfully causes petty annoyance. Young children, when they hear of mischief, think of practical jokes. Vandalism involves acts that wilfully or maliciously destroy, injure, disfigure, or deface any public or private property, real or personal.

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Coveting Definitions of Coveting on the Web: Greed (also called avarice) in psychology is an inordinate desire to acquire or possess more than one needs or deserves, especially with respect, covet - wish, long, or crave for (something, especially the property of another person); "She covets her sister's house “coveted - greatly desired covetingly - in a coveting way coveted - Highly sought-after covet - To wish for with eagerness; to desire possession of, notably enviously; -- also used in a good sense; To long for inordinately or unlawfully. Rushing Upon Definitions of Rushing on the Web: haste: the act of moving hurriedly and in a careless manner; "in his haste to leave he forgot his book" rushed - rush (a): done under pressure; "a rush job" Term for when rowers move too quickly along their tracks into the catch. The boat will lose the feeling that it is gliding or “running out.” When a horse is rushing they have often failed to remain engaged behind and have simply quickened there pace instead of staying in rhythm and balance. rushed -Refer to quickness of tempo. Falling Definitions of Falling on the Web: decreasing in amount or degree; "falling temperature “becoming lower or less in degree or value; "a falling market"; "falling incomes “dropping: coming down freely under the influence of gravity; " Falling is descent under gravity. All objects have mass and in the presence of sufficiently massive objects such as planets or moons they experience a strong attraction due to gravity. Motion: This sensation usually occurs when the person involved is falling. The same system also detects rotary motion. Throwing or dropping people from great heights has been used as a form of execution since ancient times. People executed in this way die from injuries caused by hitting the ground at high velocity. The action of the verb to fall; That falls or fall Calamity Definitions of Calamity on the Web: an event resulting in great loss and misfortune; "the whole city was affected by the irremediable calamity"; "the earthquake was a disaster” Calamities - A disaster is the tragedy of a natural or human-made hazard (a hazard is a situation which poses a level of threat to life, health, property. Iniquity Definitions of Iniquity on the Web: absence of moral or spiritual values; "the powers of darkness “evil: morally objectionable behaviour injustice: Gross immorality or injustice, wickedness. Often interchangeable with the noun, “sin” (eg, Exod 34:9; Rom 6:19).

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Mischievous Definitions of Mischievous on the Web: arch: naughtily or annoyingly playful; "teasing and worrying with impish laughter"; "a wicked prank" deliberately causing harm or damage; "mischievous rumours and falsehoods" Mischief is a vexatious or annoying action, or, conduct or activity that playfully causes petty annoyance. Young children, when they hear of mischief, think of practical jokes. Causing mischief; troublesome, cheeky, badly behaved mischievously - badly: in a disobedient or naughty way; "he behaved badly in school"; "he mischievously looked for a chance to embarrass his sister"; "behaved ... mischievousness - naughtiness: an attribute of mischievous children mischievousness - impishness: the trait of behaving like an imp mischievousness - mischief: reckless or malicious behaviour that causes discomfort or annoyance in others mischievously - In a mischievous manner mischievousness The characteristic of being mischievous; the tendency to make mischief mis-chievous (Adj.) Causing or tending to cause prankish mischief; harmful or injurious. Naughty Definitions of Naughty on the Web: blue: suggestive of sexual impropriety; "a blue movie"; "blue jokes"; "he skips asterisks and gives you the gamy details"; "a juicy scandal"; "a ...badly behaved; "a naughty boy" bad; tending to misbehave or act badly; risque: flirting with impropriety and/or bad taste; morally dubious, especially sexually suggestive, usually in a mild way; evil, wicked, morally vicious naughtilybadly: in a disobedient or naughty way; "he behaved badly in school"; Noisome Definitions of Noisome on the Web: nauseating: causing or able to cause nausea; "a nauseating smell"; "nauseous offal"; "a sickening stench" fetid: offensively malodorous; "a foul odor"; "the kitchen smelled really funky" Morally hurtful or noxious; Hurtful or noxious to health; unwholesome, insalubrious; Offensive to the senses; disgusting, unpleasant, nauseous; foul, fetid, especially having an undesirable smell; sickening, nauseating noisomeness - harmfulness: the quality of being noxious wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn. Perverse Definitions of Perverse on the Web: marked by a disposition to oppose and contradict; "took perverse satisfaction in foiling her plans “contrary: resistant to guidance or discipline; "Mary Mary quite contrary"; "an obstinate child with a violent temper"; "a perverse mood"; "wayward behaviour “depraved: deviating from what is considered moral or right or proper or good; "depraved criminals"; "a perverted sense of loyalty"; "the reprobate conduct of a gambling aristocrat" Perversion is a concept describing those types of human behaviour that are perceived to be a serious deviation from what is considered to be orthodox or normal. ... wilfully erring; wicked; perverted; Obstinately in the wrong; stubborn; intractable; hence, wayward; vexing; contrary; Ignoring the evidence or the judge's opinions perversion - a curve that reverses the direction of something;.

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Perversely - deliberately deviant; "his perversely erotic notions" perversity contrariness: deliberate and stubborn unruliness and resistance to guidance or discipline perversion - an aberrant sexual practice; Very Wicked Definitions of Wicked on the Web: morally bad in principle or practice sinful: having committed unrighteous acts; "a sinful person" severe: intensely or extremely bad or unpleasant in degree or quality; "severe pain"; "a severe case of flu"; "a terrible cough"; "under wicked fire from the enemy's guns"; "a wicked cough “arch: naughtily or annoyingly playful; "teasing and worrying with impish laughter"; "a wicked prank “disgusting: highly offensive; arousing aversion or disgust; "a disgusting smell"; "distasteful language"; "a loathsome disease"; "the idea of eating meat is repellent to me"; "revolting food"; "a wicked stench" Question: I don’t know about you; however I will not be calling my Creator and my Eloah Yehovah, Yahovah or Jehovah. To see why His Name is pronounced "Yahuah" I would point you to the following resources which I have checked out thoroughly and have found to be adequate and in agreement with what I have found on the pronunciation. Please go to: The True Name

His Name below is in the Paleo Hebrew Yahuah

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