THE NAMES OF GOD

(King James Version)


Deity (names Of)

Hebrew

How printed in Bible

(Primary)

Example Verse

El, Elah, Elohim
God
Genesis 1:1
Jehovah
LORD
Genesis 2:4
Adon or Adonai
Lord
Genesis 15:2

Compound with (El=God)
El Shaddai
Almighty God
Genesis 17:1
El Elyon
Most High or most high God
Genesis 14:18
El Olam
Everlasting God
Genesis 21:33

Compound with (Jehovah=LORD)
Jehovah Elohim
LORD God
Genesis 2:7
Adonai Jehovah
Lord GOD
Genesis 15:2
Jehovah Sabaoth
LORD of hosts
1Samuel 1:3

The trinity is suggested by the three time repeated groups of threes.
This is not an arbitrary arrangement, but inheres in the O.T. itself.

Each name of God meets the needs of his people,
showing that mans true resource is in God.