- a masculine name
- a Hebrew prophet of the 6th cent. who urged rebuilding the Temple
- the book of his prophecies: abbrev. Zech or Zec
A Hebrew prophet of the sixth century BC.
Origin of ZechariahHebrew Z&schwa;karyah, Yahweh has remembered : zakar, z&schwa;kar, he remembered + yah, Yahweh; see hwy in Semitic roots.
See Table at Bible.
Origin of ZechariahAfter Zechariah.