Ezra-Nehemiah

noun
Ez·​ra-Ne·​he·​mi·​ah

Definition of Ezra-Nehemiah

: a narrative book found in the Ketuvim in the Jewish Scriptures that contains the texts of the books of Ezra and Nehemiah

Note: In different printings of the Tanakh, Ezra and Nehemiah are sometimes rendered as two books and sometimes as one.

— see Bible Table

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First Known Use of Ezra-Nehemiah

1888, in the meaning defined above

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“Ezra-Nehemiah.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ezra-Nehemiah. Accessed 27 Feb. 2021.

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