Zephaniah

noun
Zeph·a·ni·ah | \ˌze-fə-ˈnī-ə \

Definition of Zephaniah 

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

2 : an apocalyptic book of canonical Jewish and Christian Scripture — see Bible Table

First Known Use of Zephaniah

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Zephaniah

Hebrew Ṣĕphanyāh

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