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(Jehovah my banner), the name given by Moses to the altar which he built in commemoration of the discomfiture of the Amalekites. (Exodus 17:15)

Easton's Bible Dictionary
Jehovah my banner, the title given by Moses to the altar which he erected on the hill on the top of which he stood with uplifted hands while Israel prevailed over their enemies the Amalekites (Exodus 17:15).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

je-ho'-va nis'-i (yahweh nicci, "Yahweh is my banner"): So Moses named the altar which he reared to signalize the defeat of the Amalekites by Israel under Joshua, at Rephidim (Exodus 17:15). Septuagint translates "the Lord my refuge," deriving nicci from nuc, "to flee." Targum Onkelos reads, "Moses built an altar and worshipped on it before Yahweh, who had wrought for him miracles" (niccin). The suggestion is that the people should rally round God as an army gathers round its standard. He it is who leads them to victory.

Jehovahnissi (1 Occurrence)
... Multi-Version Concordance Jehovahnissi (1 Occurrence). Exodus 17:15 And Moses
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Jehovah-jireh (1 Occurrence)
Jehovah-jireh. Jehovahjireh, Jehovah-jireh. Jehovahnissi . Easton's Bible
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Jehovah-nissi (1 Occurrence)
Jehovah-nissi. Jehovahnissi, Jehovah-nissi. Jehovah's . Easton's Bible Dictionary ...
Jehovahnissi, Jehovah-nissi. Jehovah's . Reference Bible.
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Jehovahnissi (1 Occurrence)

Exodus 17:15 And Moses built an altar, and called the name of it Jehovahnissi:



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