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King James Bible Dictionary

 

Hebrew - English Dictionary

H4318 - Micah

Strong's No.:H4318

Hebrew:מִיכָה

Transliteration:Mîykâh

Phonetic:mee-kaw'

Word Origin:An abbreviation of H4320

Bible Usage:{Micah} {Micaiah} Michah.

Part of Speech:Proper Name Masculine

Strongs
Definition:

{Micah} the name of seven Israelites


Brown Driver
Biggs Definition:

Micah or Micaiah or Michah = "who is like God"

1. the 6th in order of the minor prophets; a native of Moresheth, he prophesied during the reigns of Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah of Judah, and was contemporary with the prophets Hosea, Amos, and Isaiah

2. an Ephraimite during the period of the judges

3. a descendant of Joel the Reubenite

4. son of Meribbaal and grandson of Jonathan

5. a Kohathite Levite, the eldest son of Uzziel the brother of Amram

6. father of Abdon, a man of high station in the reign of Josiah

7. son of Imlah and a prophet of Samaria who predicted the defeat and death of king Ahab of Israel


Bible References:
Micah

Translation
Occurrences:
Micah ( 26 )
Micaiah ( 1 )
Micha ( 1 )
Michah ( 4 )

 

Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.