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Mi·cah 1(mī′kə) also Mi·che·as (mī-kē′əs)
A Hebrew prophet of the eighth century bc.
[Hebrew Mîkâ, short for Mîkâ'ēl, Michael; see Michael.]
Mi·cah 2(mī′kə) also Mi·che·as (mī-kē′əs)
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nDouay spelling: Micheas
1. (Bible) a Hebrew prophet of the late 8th century bc
2. (Bible) the book containing his prophecies
1. a Minor Prophet of the 8th century B.C.
2. a book of the Bible bearing his name.
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|Noun||1.||Micah - a minor Hebrew prophet (8th century BC)|
|2.||Micah - an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Micah foretelling the destruction of Jerusalem|
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