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Micah

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noun Mi·cah \ˈmī-kə\

Definition of Micah

  1. 1 :  a prophetic book of canonical Jewish and Christian Scripture — see bible table

  2. 2 :  a Hebrew prophet of the eighth century b.c.



Origin and Etymology of micah

Hebrew Mīkhāh, short for Mīkhāyāh


First Known Use: 1587

Rhymes with micah


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