Ne·​vi'·​im | \ ˌne-vē-ˈēm How to pronounce Nevi'im (audio) , nə-ˈvē-əm\

Definition of Nevi'im

: the second part of the Jewish Scriptures which contains the writings of the prophets

called also Prophets

— see Bible Table

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1828, in the meaning defined above

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