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The Word Bahá'

 
AuthorStephen Lambden
 
Title of item
The Word Bahá'
 
Subtitle of item
Quintessence of the Greatest Name of God
 
Volume
8:2
 
Pages
13-45
Parent publication   Journal of Bahá'í Studies
 
Publisher of this ed.
Ottawa, ON: Association for Bahá'í Studies North America
Date of this edition 1998
LanguageEnglish
Permission publisher
Posted 2021-11-25 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Published Articles
URLbahai-library.org/lambden_word_baha
Abstract The Arabic word bahá' — meaning beauty, excellence, goodliness, majesty, glory, splendor, brilliancy, and many others — was a term of considerable import in Islamic and Bábi literature, and was occasionally seen in prophetic or messianic contexts.
Notes Earlier version published in Bahá'í Studies Review 3:1 (1993). See also scan of original. See also journal.bahaistudies.ca/online/article/view/274.
Tags Baha (word); Buddhism; Christianity; Glory (general); Greatest Name; Hinduism; Interfaith dialogue; Islam; Judaism; Tetragrammaton; Zoroastrianism
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