(hal lih lyoo jah) Exclamation of praise that recurs frequently in the Book of Psalms meaning, “Praise Yahweh!” In particular,
Psalms 146-150 sometimes are designated the Hallelujah Psalms. In the Psalms God is praised for His power, His wisdom, His blessings, and the liberation of His people. See Psalms 146-150.
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