[LMB] Religion and one-up-manship

Matthew George matt.msg at gmail.com
Sat Jul 17 21:54:09 BST 2021

On Fri, Jul 16, 2021 at 9:39 AM Harvey Fishman <fishman at panix.com> wrote:

> We already substitute a euphemism for the Name of the Lord, Adonai.

No, 'Adonai'* means *"Lord" or "Lord of Hosts".  It's a title, not a name
proper.  If it's to be considered a name, then "Lord" must be considered a
name - and by your reasoning it must be adjusted, probably to L-rd.

Ten seconds of Net searching is enough to demonstrate this.

Matt G.

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