Zacharias


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Zach·a·rias

 (zăk′ə-rī′əs) also Zech·a·ri·ah (zĕk′ə-rī′ə)
In the New Testament, the husband of Elizabeth and the father of John the Baptist.

Zacharias

(ˌzækəˈraɪəs) ,

Zachariah

or

Zachary

n
(Bible) New Testament John the Baptist's father, who underwent a temporary period of dumbness for his lack of faith (Luke 1)
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Noun1.Zacharias - a Hebrew minor prophet of the late 6th century BCZacharias - a Hebrew minor prophet of the late 6th century BC
2.Zacharias - an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Zechariah which are concerned mainly with the renewal of Israel after the Babylonian CaptivityZacharias - 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
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This is the Mount of Olives; this is the Hill of Offense; the nest of huts is the Village of Siloam; here, yonder, every where, is the King's Garden; under this great tree Zacharias, the high priest, was murdered; yonder is Mount Moriah and the Temple wall; the tomb of Absalom; the tomb of St.
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