Book of Nehemiah

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Noun1.Book of Nehemiah - an Old Testament book telling how a Jewish official at the court of Artaxerxes I in 444 BC became a leader in rebuilding Jerusalem after the Babylonian CaptivityBook of Nehemiah - an Old Testament book telling how a Jewish official at the court of Artaxerxes I in 444 BC became a leader in rebuilding Jerusalem after the Babylonian Captivity
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
Hagiographa, Ketubim, Writings - the third of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures
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Five women are specifically mentioned as prophets in the Old Testament: Miriam, Deborah, Huldah, the unnamed woman with whom Isaiah fathers a child, and Noadiah, and all are given detailed study in this book.
31) Miriam is called prophet in Exodus 15:20; Deborah, in Judges 4:4; Huldah, in 2 Kings 22:14 (see also 2 Chronicles 34:22); and Noadiah, in Nehemiah 6:14.