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Sounds like hos'•ee•os

Properly, right (by intrinsic or divine character; thus distinguished from 1342, which refers rather to human statutes and relations; from #02413 (ἱερός / hierós), which denotes formal consecration; and from #00040 (ἅγιος / hágios), which relates to purity from defilement), i.e. hallowed (pious, sacred, sure).

Derived of uncertain affinity.


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