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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)
n.
See Table at Bible.

[After Isaiah.]

Isaiah

(aɪˈzaɪə)
n
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

I•sa•iah

(aɪˈzeɪ ə; esp. Brit. aɪˈzaɪ ə)

n.
1. a Major Prophet of the 8th century B.C.
2. a book of the Bible bearing his name.
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
Translations
Izaiáš
Esajas
EsaJesaja
Ésaïe
Jesaja
EsaiasJesaja

Isaiah

[aɪˈzaɪə] NIsaías

Isaiah

nJesaja m

Isaiah

[aɪˈzaɪə] nIsaia m
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Murna McLean, the mother of 23-year-old Isiah Young-Sam, urged people not to take any action in his name.
Police said Isiah and his friends, one of whom was injured, were "totally innocent" and they had not found a motive.
Mrs McLean said Isiah had been promoted earlier this year and was taking on more responsibility after working for four years as an IT troubleshooter at the council's Waterlinks House in Nechells.
Mr Young-Sam told the jury that he watched as one of the aggressors threw a punch at his brother and that, as Isiah had gone to retaliate, he had shouted for them to run.
That, we say, was a pointless and in the context of what Isiah Young-Sam was doing, a wicked killing of a total stranger.
from left) Alton Golding, Rosie Ross, Paul Tanner, Trevor Owens, Gemma Newman and Isiah Young-sam were all killed in knife attacks in the Midlands.
You know a lot of people, Isiah was saying, look back to (1994) when the Knicks went to the Finals with some sense of accomplishment,'' Jackson said, ``when he wanted the fact to register that the accomplishment was winning the championship, not going there.
Jackson met with New York Knicks president Isiah Thomas on April 25 and took part in a conference call with Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert on Thursday.
The Continental Basketball Association, the nation's longest running professional basketball league, is owned and operated by NBA legend and Hall of Fame member Isiah Thomas.
Jackson and his representatives met Monday in Los Angeles with New York Knicks president Isiah Thomas and could sit down with additional teams in the coming weeks before meeting with the Lakers, should such a meeting take place.
Allardyce made loan bids this week for Gareth Taylor (Manchester City), Dele Adebola (Birmingham), Paul Kitson (West Ham) and Isiah Rankin (Bradford City).
Also, The New York Times reported that the Knicks formally began their courtship of Jackson when their president, Isiah Thomas, met at length with him in Los Angeles.