Ἰερεμίας

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From the Hebrew יִרְמְיָה (yirm'yá, Jeremiah, literally Yahweh exalt).

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Proper noun[edit]

Ἰερεμίᾱς (Ieremíās) (genitive Ἰερεμίου) m, first declension

  1. Jeremiah, the Hebrew prophet.

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Usage notes[edit]

Ἰερεμίας is the variant found in more reliable manuscripts, and is considered to more likely be the authentic version.

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