Each of the many names of God describes a different aspect of His many-faceted character. God Almighty has many Names, each of which has different manifestations of its own. A number of traditions have lists of many names of God, many of which enumerate the various qualities of a Supreme Being

Names of God in Judaism

>The numerous titles for God have been a source of debate among biblical scholars. YHWH is the only proper name of God in the Tanakh in the sense of a personal name. Words such as Elohim (god, or authority), El (mighty one), El Shaddai (almighty), Adonai (master), Elyon (most high),...

Names of God in Islam

>The 99 Names of God (Arabic: أسماء الله الحسنى‎ ʾasmāʾ allāh al-ḥusnā), are the Names of God (specifically, attributes) by which Muslims regard God and which are described in the Qur’an, and Sunnah, amongst other places. There is, according to hadith, a special group of 99 names but no enumeration...

Names of God in humanity

>Names of God, or Holy Names, describe a form of addressing God present in liturgy or prayer of various world religions. Prayer involving the Holy Name or the Name of God has become established as common spiritual practice in both Western and Eastern spiritual practices. A number of traditions have...

God’s 99 Names in Islam

>1 The Merciful 2 The Compassionate “In the Name of God, the Merciful, the Compassionate….” (1:1) The Merciful and the Compassionate are qualities derived from rahamâ (mercy). The concept of mercy requires that there be an object of mercy, someone or something in need. The needs of the needy are...

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