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Zechariah

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noun Zech·a·ri·ah \ˌze-kə-ˈrī-ə\

Definition of Zechariah

  1. 1 :  a Hebrew prophet of the sixth century b.c.

  2. 2 :  a prophetic book of canonical Jewish and Christian Scripture — see bible table



Origin of zechariah

Hebrew Zĕkharyāh


First Known Use: 14th century


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