Koheleth


Koheleth
The Hebrew title of the book Ecclesiastes meaning ‘the Preacher’.

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  • Kohēleth — (hebr.), der Prediger Salomonis, s.u. Salomo …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Kohēleth — (hebr.), der »Prediger Salomo« (s. d.) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Koheleth — Kohēleth (hebr.; grch. Ekklesiástes, »Prediger«), Buch des A. T. aus dem 4. oder 3. Jahrh. v. Chr., das den Salomo als Weisheitslehrer auftreten läßt (daher Prediger Salomo). – Kommentar von Siegfried (1898) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Koheleth — Koheleth, s. Prediger …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Koheleth — [kō hel′eth] n. [Heb qōheleth: see ECCLESIASTES] ECCLESIASTES; also, its author, traditionally identified with Solomon …   English World dictionary

  • Koheleth — /koh hel eth/, n. 1. the book of Ecclesiastes. 2. its author. Also, Kohelet, Koheles /koh hel et, es/. [ < Heb qohelet member of an assembly] * * * …   Universalium

  • Koheleth — Ko|he|leth [hebr.], der; [s]: hebr. Bez. für ↑Ekklesiastes …   Universal-Lexikon

  • KOHELETH —    (the preacher, originally gatherer), the Hebrew name for the book of Ecclesiastes, and a personification of wisdom …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Koheleth — Ko|he|leth der; <aus hebr. qōhelet »Prediger«, eigtl. »Wortführender«, zu kāhal »sich versammeln, das Wort führen«> hebr. Bez. für ↑Ekklesiastes …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • Koheleth — /koʊˈhɛləθ/ (say koh heluhth) noun Old Testament 1. → Ecclesiastes. 2. Solomon, the supposed author of Ecclesiastes. {Hebrew qoheleth} …   Australian English dictionary


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