Author: Augustin Calmet
Book: On the title page it
says ‘Nouvelle Édition’, in English ‘New
Edition’. We would like to point out that we have previously
shown a similar dictionary, published in 1756, (see our page
‘books’). This edition is written in 1783 and
is published after the death of the writer (posthumously).
The writer named ‘Révérend Pere Dom Augustin
Calmet’ (1672-1757) was a Roman Catholic theologian,
scientist and abbot.
Interesting in this edition is that besides the form
‘Jehovah’ it also uses other names that refer