The Names Of Jehovah God!

The Names of Jehovah, and when understand who He is.

Listen beloved, when you know who God is and what He is capable of, it gives you a deeper understanding of His mighty works, His power, His love, and willingness to guide you or have an intimate relationship with you. The scriptures goes as far as to let you know, He loves you with an everlasting love. God is concerned about you.

Once you understand who God is, It is at that point that you know who you are in Christ. It will open your eyes the more and allow you to see clearly, it will broaden your understanding so much more, that your comprehension is enlightened, but most of all, it will deepen the relationship between you and the Father.

Names are essential; the name of a person or an establishment tells a lot about who the person or the organization is. The same goes for our Heavenly Father- Jehovah. He has many names that tell us who He is and what He is capable of doing. Below are some of the names of Jehovah, the meanings, and Bible verses.

ADONAI- Our Sovereign Lord

The name Adonai is used in place of Yahweh by the Hebrews; the Hebrews see Yahweh as ineffable, a way of according God respect, so they use Adonai instead of Yahweh.

Exodus 3:14 “And God said to Moses, “I AM WHO I AM.” And He said, “Thus you shall say to the children of Israel, ‘I AM has sent me to you.’ ”

JEHOVAH YESHU`ATHAI-God of salvation

Psalms 18:2 “The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer; My God, my strength, in whom I will trust; My shield and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold.”

JEHOVAH ROI- The God who sees

Genesis 16:13 “Then she called the name of the Lord who spoke to her, You-Are-the-God-Who-Sees; for she said, “Have I also here seen Him who sees me?””


Deuteronomy 4:39 “Therefore know this day, and consider it in your heart, that the Lord Himself is God in heaven above and on the earth beneath; there is no other.”

YAHWEH SHALOM- The Lord Our Peace

Judges 6:23-24 “Then the Lord said to him, “Peace be with you; do not fear, you shall not die.” So Gideon built an altar there to the Lord, and called it. The-Lord-Is-Peace. To this day it is still in Ophrah of the Abiezrites.”

IMMANUEL- God with Us

Isaiah 7:14 “Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign: Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a Son, and shall call His name Immanuel.”

ALPHA & OMEGA- The Beginning and the End

Revelation 22:13 “I am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End, the First and the Last.”

EL-SHADDAI- Our All-Sufficient/Almighty God

Genesis 17:1 “When Abram was ninety-nine years old, the Lord appeared to Abram and said to him, “I am Almighty God; walk before Me and be blameless.”


Exodus 34-14 “(for you shall worship no other god, for the Lord, whose name is Jealous, is a jealous God)”

EL-OLAM- The Everlasting God

Psalms 90:1-2 “Lord, You have been our dwelling place in all generations. Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever You had formed the earth and the world, Even from everlasting to everlasting, You are God.”


Deuteronomy 7:9 “Therefore know that the Lord your God, He is God, the faithful God who keeps covenant and mercy for a thousand generations with those who love Him and keep His commandments”

ELOHIM YISRAELI- The God of Israel

Leviticus 18:2 “Speak to the children of Israel, and say to them: ‘I am the Lord your God.”

SABAOTH- The Lord of Hosts

1 Samuel 1:3 “This man went up from his city yearly to worship and sacrifice to the Lord of hosts in Shiloh. Also the two sons of Eli, Hophni and Phinehas, the priests of the Lord, were there.”

ABBA- Father

Matthew 6:9 “In this manner, therefore, pray: Our Father in heaven, Hallowed be Your name.”

JEHOVAH ROHI- The Lord Our Shepherd

Psalms 23:1 “The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.

JEHOVAH SHAPHAT- The Lord Is Our Judge

Isaiah 33:22 “(For the Lord is our Judge, The Lord is our Lawgiver, The Lord is our King; He will save us)”


Genesis 2:4 “This is the history of the heavens and the earth when they were created, in the day that the Lord God made the earth and the heavens”

JEHOVAH MA’OZI- The Lord Our Strength

Exodus 15:2 “The Lord is my strength and song, And He has become my salvation; He is my God, and I will praise Him; My father’s God, and I will exalt Him.”


Psalm 42:2 “My soul thirsts for God, for the living God. When shall I come and [a]appear before God?”

YAHWEH RAPHA-The Lord Our Healer

Exodus 15:26 “and said, “If you diligently heed the voice of the Lord your God and do what is right in His sight, give ear to His commandments and keep all His statutes, I will put none of the diseases on you which I have brought on the Egyptians. For I am the Lord who heals you.”


Deuteronomy 4:31 “for the Lord your God is a merciful God), He will not forsake you nor destroy you, nor forget the covenant of your fathers which He swore to them.”

JEHOVAH EL-HANUN- The Gracious God

Exodus 34:6 “And the Lord passed before him and proclaimed, “The Lord, the Lord God, merciful and gracious, longsuffering, and abounding in goodness and truth,”


2 Samuel 22:2 “The Lord is my rock and my fortress and my deliverer”

JEHOVAH NISSI- The Lord is My Banner

Exodus 17:15 “And Moses built an altar and called its name, The-Lord-Is-My-Banner”

JEHOVAH JIREH- The Lord Will Provide

Genesis 22:8,13-14 “Abraham said, “God will provide for Himself the lamb for the burnt offering, my son.” So the two of them walked on together… Then Abraham raised his eyes and looked, and behold, behind him a ram caught in the thicket by his horns; and Abraham went and took the ram and offered him up for a burnt offering in the place of his son. Abraham called the name of that place The LORD Will Provide, as it is called to this day, “In the mount of the LORD it will be provided.”

Encourage Yourself In the Lord

Now you know some of the beautiful names of our Lord God.

Do you have a name you love to call Him?

Tell us your favorite name(s) of Jehovah and why.

What a beautiful Name it is!

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