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Holman Bible Dictionary

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• Baker's Evangelical Dictionary
Awe, Awesome
• International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
Greek - sense of awe
Hebrew - awesome, awesome acts, awesome things, fear and awesome, stand in awe
Hebrew - awe, stands in awe
Hebrew - awe
Hebrew - stand in awe
Hebrew - stood in awe
Hebrew - stand in awe

appears in different passages in different English translations as the translation of different Hebrew and Greek words. Of ten occurrences in the NAS, it translates eight distinct Hebrew and Greek words. It appears only three times in KJV translating three different Hebrew words. NIV uses “awe” sixteen times, repeating only six of the NAS usages. The term refers to an emotion combining honor, fear, and respect before someone of superior office or actions. It most appropriately applies to God.

Copyright Statement
These dictionary topics are from the Holman Bible Dictionary, published by Broadman & Holman, 1991. All rights reserved. Used by permission of Broadman & Holman.

Bibliography Information
Butler, Trent C. Editor.. "Entry for 'AWE'". "Holman Bible Dictionary".
<>. 1991.


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