holiness to the lord

Hebrew translation: Kodesh l'Adonai

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English term or phrase:holiness to the lord
Hebrew translation:Kodesh l'Adonai
Entered by: Jonathan Spector

01:13 May 10, 2003
English to Hebrew translations [Non-PRO]
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English term or phrase: holiness to the lord
found in exodus in the old testament of the king james version bible
Joe Harris
Kodesh l'Adonai
Explanation:
or: קדש ליהוה
Jews don't say the name as it is written, but instead substitute Lord.
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Jonathan Spector
Israel
Local time: 19:42
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5 +3Kodesh l'Adonai
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Kodesh l'Adonai


Explanation:
or: קדש ליהוה
Jews don't say the name as it is written, but instead substitute Lord.

Jonathan Spector
Israel
Local time: 19:42
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 28
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
neutral  Eynat: I won't bother to check, but I assume the references match. However, kodesh=dedication here, isn't it? And holiness=kdusha.
6 hrs
  -> I assumed that Joe wanted the original quotation.

agree  EGB Translations
11 hrs
  -> תודה

agree  David Swidler: Even though the original translates more like "holy" than "holiness."
12 hrs
  -> I beg your pardon, Your Majesty.

agree  Tal Ganani (X)
3 days 12 hrs
  -> תודה
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