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I·sa·iah 1

 (ī-zā′ə, ī-zī′ə)
A Hebrew prophet of the eighth century bc.

[Late Latin Īsaias, from Hebrew yəša'yāhû, salvation of Yahweh : yēša', salvation; see wṯʕ in Semitic roots + yāhû, Yahweh; see hwy in Semitic roots.]

I·sa·iah 2

 (ī-zā′ə, ī-zī′ə)
See Table at Bible.

[After Isaiah.]
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1. (Bible) the first of the major Hebrew prophets, who lived in the 8th century bc
2. (Bible) the book of his and others' prophecies
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(aɪˈzeɪ ə; esp. Brit. aɪˈzaɪ ə)

1. a Major Prophet of the 8th century B.C.
2. a book of the Bible bearing his name.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Isaiah - (Old Testament) the first of the major Hebrew prophets (8th century BC)Isaiah - (Old Testament) the first of the major Hebrew prophets (8th century BC)
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
2.Isaiah - an Old Testament book consisting of Isaiah's prophecies
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
Nebiim, Prophets - the second of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures
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[aɪˈzaɪə] NIsaías
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nJesaja m
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[aɪˈzaɪə] nIsaia m
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Family flowers only donations in lieu if desired to Y Bwthyn Newydd c/o Gareth and Rhodri Howell of E Esaias & Son Funeral Directors, 39 Bridge Street, Kenfig Hill, Bridgend, CF33 6DB.
Hayk Melikyan -- internationally recognised amongst today's most engaging virtuoso pianists -- will be joining renowned violinist Hugo Ticcati in a recital comprising a number of contemporary classics by composers such as Messiaen, Lutoslawski, PEnrt, Takemitsu (interspersed with works by the younger generation of internationally renowned composers such as Evis Sammoutis, Vito Zuraj, Esaias JEnrnegard and Albert Schnelzer) in an evening musical masterpiece.
In terms of landscapists, there are very fine sheets by Nicolaes Berchem, Lambert Doomer, Jan van Goyen, Jan Lievens, Pieter Molyn, Cornelis van Poelenburch, the Saftlevens (Cornelis and Herman), Esaias van de Velde, Cornelis Vroom and Antoni Waterloo.
Dinoflagellate bioluminescence is a defensive behavior that reduces grazing (Esaias & Curl, 1972; White, 1979) by affecting the behavior of animals that feed on them (Buskey & Swift, 1983; Buskey et al., 1983).
Among the eighteen members of the Nobel Literature Committee, only the Orientalist Esaias Henrik Vilhelm Tegner (1843-1928) knew Bengali.
Some of Sweden's most famous poets, including Esaias Tegner (1782-1846), Erik Johan Stagnelius (1793-1823), Verner von Heidenstam (1859-1940), Gustaf Froding (1860-1911) and Erik Axel Karlfeldt (1864-1931) emerged during this period.
Well, although the Night Garden characters were the stars of the show as far as the kids were concerned, the real heroes were performers/puppeteers Sally Ann Badger, Greta Clough, Andy Peart, Cassie Newby, Ruth Calkin, Mark Esaias, Lucy Hall and Blake Scott.
Nam he isto meu: mas do sancto pontifice Medionalnenfe Ambrosio declarando aquelle passo de Esaias em que diz.
Inspired by works of Aelbert Cuyp, Esaias van de Velde, and Paulus Potter, he became more and more interested in painting animals: sheep flocks on country roads, oxen in plowing scenes.
Wayne Esaias, an amateur beekeeper and member of the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center told the Salon roundtable, "I think we are facing a series of problems like this, problems that are environmental in nature, and this has to be a real eye-opener for me as to how poorly prepared this country and countries around the world are in taking note of how climate change or global change will impact our ecosystems.
Dinoflagellate bioluminescence is believed to serve an antipredation function by reducing predator grazing (Esaias and Curl, 1972; White, 1979) through disruption of feeding behavior (Buskey and Swift, 1983; Buskey et al., 1985).