Definition of Zacharias in English :

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Zacharias meaning in English

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1. zacharias, zechariah

a Hebrew minor prophet of the late 6th century BC

2. book of zachariah, zacharias, zechariah

an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Zechariah which are concerned mainly with the renewal of Israel after the Babylonian Captivity

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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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a masculine name: dim. Zach
see also Zachariah
2.  Bible
the father of John the Baptist: Luke 1:5
a man named as a martyr by Jesus: Matt. 23:25

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In the New Testament, the husband of Elizabeth and the father of John the Baptist.

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