Zechariah

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Zech·a·ri·ah 1

 (zĕk′ə-rī′ə)
A Hebrew prophet of the sixth century bc.

[Hebrew Zəkaryāh, Yahweh has remembered : zākar, zəkar, he remembered + yāh, Yahweh; see hwy in Semitic roots.]

Zech·a·ri·ah 2

 (zĕk′ə-rī′ə)

Zech·a·ri·ah 3

 (zĕk′ə-rī′ə)
n.
See Table at Bible.

[After Zechariah.]

Zechariah

(ˌzɛkəˈraɪə)
n
1. (Bible) Old Testament
a. a Hebrew prophet of the late 6th century bc
b. the book containing his oracles, which are chiefly concerned with the renewal of Israel after the exile as a national, religious, and messianic community with the restored Temple and rebuilt Jerusalem as its centre. Douay spelling: Zacharias
2. (Bible) a variant spelling of Zachariah. See Zacharias

Zech•a•ri•ah

(ˌzɛk əˈraɪ ə)

n.
1. a Minor Prophet of the 6th century B.C.
2. a book of the Bible bearing his name.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Zechariah - a Hebrew minor prophet of the late 6th century BCZechariah - a Hebrew minor prophet of the late 6th century BC
2.Zechariah - an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Zechariah which are concerned mainly with the renewal of Israel after the Babylonian CaptivityZechariah - an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Zechariah which are concerned mainly with the renewal of Israel 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
Nebiim, Prophets - the second of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures
Translations
Zachariáš
Zakarias
Sacharja
Sakarja
Zaccaria
Sakarja
Sakarja
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The signatories are: Adem Demaci (1991 winner), Taslima Nasreen (1994), Wei Jingsheng (1996), Salima Ghezali (1997), Dom Zacarias Kamwenho (2001), Oswaldo Jose Paya Sardinas (2002), the Belarusian Journalist Association - BAJ (2004), Hauwa Ibrahim (2005), Reporters Without Borders (2005), Alexander Milinkevich (2006) and Salih Mahmoud Mohamed Osman (2007).
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ZACARIAS Moussaoui has claimed he lied about being part of al-Qaeda's 9/11 plot - and asked to withdraw his guilty plea.
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A us jury last night rejected the death penalty for al-Qaeda conspirator Zacarias Moussaoui and decided he must spend life in prison for his role in the deadliest terrorist attack in US history.
A US jury last night rejected the death penalty for al Qaida conspirator Zacarias Moussaoui and decided he must spend life in prison for his role in the deadliest terrorist attack in US history.
Moments later, the plane hurtles to the ground, according to a cockpit voice recording played for a jury in Alexandria, Virginia, yesterday by federal prosecutors seeking the execution of Zacarias Moussaoui.