Book of Jeremiah


Book of Jeremiah
noun
a book in the Old Testament containing the oracles of the prophet Jeremiah
Syn: ↑Jeremiah
Instance Hypernyms: ↑book
Part Holonyms: ↑Prophets, ↑Nebiim, ↑Old Testament

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  • Jeremiah — (Hebrew Name|יִרְמְיָהוּ| Yirməyāhū frequently misspelled as Yirmiyahu Jehovah will raise |) IPA2| jir.mɛ ja.hu ; Septuagint Greek: Ἰερεμίας) was one of the greater prophets of the Hebrew Bible. He was the son of Hilkiah, a priest of Anathoth.His …   Wikipedia

  • Jeremiah (comics) — Jeremiah is a Belgian comic book series by Hermann Huppen. It was created in 1979 for the German magazine Zack and also appeared in Métal Hurlant and Spirou . 27 albums have appeared in French until now.PlotIt tells a post apocalyptic story:… …   Wikipedia

  • Jeremiah — Jeremian, Jeremianic /jer euh muy an ik/, adj. /jer euh muy euh/, n. 1. a Major Prophet of the 6th and 7th centuries B.C. 2. a book of the Bible bearing his name. Abbr.: Jer. 3. a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning God is high. * * *… …   Universalium

  • Book of Lamentations — The Book of Lamentations ( he. אֵיכָה, Eikha , ʾēḫā(h)) is a book of the Bible Old Testament and Jewish Tanakh. It is traditionally read by the Jewish people on Tisha B Av, the fast day that commemorates the destruction of the Temple in Jerusalem …   Wikipedia

  • Jeremiah (disambiguation) — Infobox Given Name Revised name = Jeremiah imagesize=thumb caption=the prophet, Jeremiah pronunciation= gender = Male meaning = region = origin = related names = Jeremy footnotes = Jeremiah is a prophet in the Bible. Jeremiah could also refer to …   Wikipedia

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  • Jeremiah 25 — 1 The word that came to Jeremiah concerning all the people of Judah in the fourth year of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah king of Judah, that was the first year of Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon; 2 The which Jeremiah the prophet spake unto all the… …   The King James version of the Bible