Zechariah

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Zechariah (or its many variant forms and spellings) may refer to:

People

Prophets, saints and popes
Kings
Other people

Media

Places

  • Zacarias, São Paulo, a municipality in Brazil
  • Zachary, Louisiana, a town in the USA
  • az-Zakariyya or Zakaria, a former Arab village NW of Hebron, currently an Israeli town of Zekharya
  • Zekharya or Kfar Zekharyeh, a town west of Bet Shemesh in Israel, which gave its name to Zekharyeh Airbase now known as Sedot Mikha Airbase
  • Saint-Zacharie, France
  • Saint-Zacharie, Quebec

See also

Zechariah is derived from the Hebrew זְכַרְיָה, meaning "God has remembered." It is a theophoric name, the ending -iah being a short Hebrew form for the Tetragrammaton.
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surname Zacharias or its variant forms include:

Medieval era

  • Bartolomeo Zaccaria (d. 1334), Margrave of Bodonitsa
  • Benedetto I Zaccaria (c. 1235 – 1307), Lord of Phocea and Chios
  • Benedetto II Zaccaria (d.

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Zechariah Ben Jehoiada was the son or grandson of Jehoiada, the high priest in the times of Ahaziah and Jehoash (Joash).
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Zechariah or Zecharya (Hebrew: זְכַרְיָה, Standard  
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Tanakh
Torah | Nevi'im | Ketuvim
Books of Nevi'im
First Prophets
1. Joshua
2. Judges
3. Samuel
4. Kings
Later Prophets
5. Isaiah
6. Jeremiah
7.
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Zechariah (Zacharias in the King James Version of the Bible) was a priest of the line of Abijah, during the reign of King Herod the Great, and was the father of John the Baptist and husband of Elizabeth, a woman from the priestly family of Aaron.
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Zakariya (Arabic: زكريا), the New Testament priest Zechariah or Zacharias, is one of the prophets mentioned in the Qur'an.

In the Qur'an

According to the Qur'an, Zakariya is the guardian of Mary, the Mother of Isa.
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Pope Saint Zachary (Greek Zacharias), pope (741-752). He was one of the few Popes not to have changed his name on his accession.

He came from a Greek family of Calabria.
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Pope Zacharias of Alexandria was the Coptic Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of St. Mark from 1004 to 1032. He is commemorated in the Coptic Synaxarion on the 13th day of Hathor.
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Zechariah (spelled Zachariah in the King James Version of the Bible) was a king of the ancient Kingdom of Israel, and son of Jeroboam II.
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Zacharias I (c.722) was ruler of the Nubian kingdom of Makuria.

According to Severus of El Ashmunein, Zacharias was the son of his predecessor, Merkurios.1
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Zachariah was a Khagan of the Khazars, reported in the account of St. Cyril. The dates of his reign are unknown but he was khagan during Cyril's visit to Khazaria in 861. Although Cyril does not expressly state so, the fact that he had a Hebrew name suggests that the Khazars had
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Zacharias III or Zakarya (c.822 - c.854) was ruler of the Nubian kingdom of Makuria. In 833 he ceased paying the Baqt to the rulers of Egypt, and prepared to fight the Abbasid Caliph al-Mu'tasim (833-842) over the tribute.
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Os Trapalhões e o Mágico de Oróz is the 1984 entry in the Brazilian comedy film series Os Trapalhões. This is a parody of The Wizard of Oz (1939). It was directed by Dedé Santana and Vitor Lustosa.
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Zacharias Barbitsiotis or as he was more commonly known Zacharias (22 October 1759 - July 20, 1804, Greek: Ζαχαρίας Μπαρμπιτσιότης) was a Greek klepht in the
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Zakaria Abdulla (Kurdish: Zekerya Ebdulla) is a Kurdish music pop-star.

Background

Zakaria Abdulla, was born in Arbil, Iraq, into a musical family. From his early childhood, he spent most of his interest and time on music.
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Zachariah is a 1971 film starring John Rubinstein as Zachariah and Don Johnson as his best friend Matthew. The film is loosely based on Herman Hesse's novel Siddhartha, surrealistically adapted as a musical Western.
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Z for Zachariah

Puffin Teenage Fiction Cover
Author Robert C. O'Brien
Country United States
Language English
Genre(s) Children, Science fiction
Publisher Atheneum Books
Publication date 1975
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Ernest Pintoff (b. December 15, 1931, Watertown, Connecticut - d. January 12, 2002, Woodland Hills, Los Angeles) was an Oscar-winning American film and television director, screenwriter and film producer.
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Zacarias is a municipality in the state of São Paulo in Brazil. The population in 2004 was 1,940 and the area is 318.8 km².
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City of Zachary
City |

Country | United States
State | Louisiana
Parish | East Baton Rouge

Area | 23.
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az-Zakariyya or Zakaria (Arabic: زكرية) was a Palestinian Arab village 25km northwest from the city of Hebron (al-Khalil) in the Judean Mountains that was depopulated in the 1948 Arab-Israeli War.
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Sedot Mikha Airbase is an airbase of the Israeli Air Force located near Zekharyah and Sedot Mikha, south of Beit Shemesh. It is believed that the airbase is a rocket launch site for Jericho 1 and Jericho 2 missiles tipped with nuclear warheads.
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Zechariah is derived from the Hebrew זְכַרְיָה, meaning "The Lord has remembered." It has been translated into English in many variant forms and spellings, including Zachariah, Zacharias and Zachary.
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