Hashem

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Hashem is a title used in Judaism to refer to God. It is also a given name and surname, common in Muslim societies.

Religious usage[edit]

  • In Judaism, HaShem (lit. 'the Name') is used to refer to God, particularly as an epithet for the Tetragrammaton, when avoiding God's more formal title, Adonai ('my master').

People with the given name[edit]

Notable persons with the name Hashem include:

People with the surname[edit]

See also[edit]