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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 Ado·nai /ˌɑdəˈnɔɪ, ˈnaɪ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ad·o·na·i n.  A Hebrew name for God, usually translated in the Old Testament by the word “Lord”.
 Note:The later Jews used its vowel points to fill out the tetragrammaton Yhvh, or Ihvh, “the incommunicable name,” and in reading substituted “Adonai”.