Definition of Elohist in English:

Elohist

proper noun

  • The postulated author or authors of parts of the Hexateuch in which God is regularly named Elohim.

    Compare with Yahwist

Origin

From Hebrew 'ĕlōhīm (see Elohim)+ -ist.

Pronunciation:

Elohist

/ɛˈləʊhɪst/