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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Hebrew זְכַרְיָה.

PronunciationEdit

 

Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowels α, α and ί by adding a macron after each one if it is long, or a breve if it is short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes it is short if unmarked.
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Proper nounEdit

Ζαχαρίᾱς (Zakharíāsm (genitive Ζαχαρίου); first declension

  1. Zechariah

InflectionEdit

DescendantsEdit

Usage notesEdit

While some sources refer to the Old Testament figure as Zechariah and the New Testament figure as Zacharias, the Greek makes no distinction between the two. Also note that Ζαχαρίας has no accentuation in the LXX.

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