Zachariah

Zachariah [zak΄ə rī′ə]
n.
[LL(Ec) Zacharias < Gr(Ec) < Heb zecharya, lit., God remembers < zachar, to remember + ya, God]
a masculine name: dim. Zach; var. Zacharias, Zachary, Zechariah

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  • Zachariah — masc. proper name, L.L. Zacharias, from Gk. Zakharias, from Heb. Zekharyahu, lit. the Lord has remembered, from zakhar he remembered …   Etymology dictionary

  • Zachariah — /zak euh ruy euh/, n. 1. the father of John the Baptist. Luke 1:5. 2. a man referred to as a martyr by Jesus. Matt. 23:35; Luke 11:51. 3. a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning God is renowned. Also, Zacharias, Zachary (for defs. 1, 2). *… …   Universalium

  • Zachariah — noun a) A king of Israel (2 Kings 15:8, etc) b) variant of Zachary and Zechariah …   Wiktionary

  • Zachariah —    Remembered by the Lord.    1) Son of Jeroboam II., king of Israel. On the death of his father there was an interregnum of ten years, at the end of which he succeeded to the throne, which he occupied only six months, having been put to death by …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • Zachariah — n. name; prophet from the Torah …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Zachariah — Zach•a•ri•ah [[t]ˌzæk əˈraɪ ə[/t]] also Zach•a•ri•as [[t] ˈraɪ əs[/t]] n. bib the father of John the Baptist. Luke 1:5 …   From formal English to slang

  • Zachariah — /zak euh ruy euh/, n. 1. the father of John the Baptist. Luke 1:5. 2. a man referred to as a martyr by Jesus. Matt. 23:35; Luke 11:51. 3. a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning God is renowned. Also, Zacharias, Zachary (for defs. 1, 2) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Zachariah (personnage) — Zachariah est un personnage de fiction de la série Supernatural. Sommaire 1 Biographie 2 Saison 4 3 Saison 5 4 Divers Biographie …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Zachariah Green — (May 15, 1817 – January 22, 1897) was a renowned philanthropist and healer.He was born in Hucknall, Nottinghamshire, England.Zachariah Green s charitable work earned him a widespread reputation, he is even reputed to have treated the Lord Mayor… …   Wikipedia

  • Zachariah Montgomery — Zachariah Zach Montgomery (March 6, 1825, Nelson County, Kentucky September 3, 1900, Los Angeles, California) was a publisher, lawyer, politician, and author, particularly known for his skills as an orator. Montgomery s speeches were often… …   Wikipedia

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