Definitions of Zacharias

  1. an Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Zechariah which are concerned mainly with the renewal of Israel after the Babylonian Captivity Wordnet Dictionary DB
  2. a Hebrew minor prophet of the late 6th century BC Wordnet Dictionary DB

Usage examples for Zacharias

  1. Mutual explanations followed, and Mr. Zacharias walked the streets of Grass Valley next day as if he were treading upon eggs worth a dollar a dozen. – The Fiend's Delight by Dod Grile
  2. The subjects, though not all finished till many years later, stand now in the following order; the second row of figures, with the dates, show the order in which they were painted:- 1. Gabriel appearing to Zacharias Andrea del Sarto 9 1523. 2. Visitation Andrea del Sarto 10 1523. 3. Birth of S. John Andrea del Sarto 4 1514. 4. Zacharias blessing John before going Francia Bigio. – Fra Bartolommeo by Leader Scott (Re-Edited By Horace Shipp And Flora Kendrick)