She·khi·nah (shĭ-kēnə, -ē-, -kī-)
A visible manifestation of the divine presence as described in Jewish theology.
[Mishnaic Hebrew šəkînâ, from Hebrew šākan, to dwell; see škn in the Appendix of Semitic roots.]
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