AHMAN

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Pearl of Great Price PN 1. AHMAN PN "Son Ahman" as title of Christ (D&C 78:20, 95:17).

Ahman is a proper name: “the Great God has a name By which He will be Called which is Ahman,”[1] as used in the GN Adam-Ondi-Ahman (D&C 117:8,11), or Adam Ondi Awmen,[2] which may be derived from hypothetical Sumerian *Á-DAM/a2-dam - AN.TI/an-ti/til3 - Ahman “Habitation of the Living-God-of-Heaven, Ahman.”

Variants: AWMEN, AWMAN, AW-MAN.

Notes


  1. McIntire Minute Book https://rsc.byu.edu/archived/words-joseph-smith-contemporary-accounts-nauvoo-discourses-prophet-joseph/1841/9-march-1841 .
  2. Joseph Smith’s Journal, May 19, 1838, https://www.josephsmithpapers.org/paper-summary/revelation-8-july-1838-e-dc-117/2 .

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