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Micah

[mahy-kuh] /ˈmaɪ kə/
noun
1.
a Minor Prophet of the 8th century b.c.
2.
a book of the Bible bearing his name.
Abbreviation: Mic.
3.
a male given name.
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Micah

/ˈmaɪkə/
noun (Old Testament)
1.
a Hebrew prophet of the late 8th century bc
2.
the book containing his prophecies
Douay spelling Micheas (maɪˈkiːəs)
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Word Origin and History for Micah

masc. proper name, sixth of the Old Testament prophets, from Hebrew Mikhah, short for Mikhayah, literally "who is like the Lord?" First element identical to that in Michael, for second element, see Jah.

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