the name given to a false prophet Shemaiah, who went with the captives to Babylon (Jer. 29:24, 31, 32). The origin of the name is unknown. It is rendered in the marg, “dreamer.”
[nee-uh-mahy-uh] /ˌni əˈmaɪ ə/ noun 1. a Hebrew leader of the 5th century b.c. 2. a book of the Bible bearing his name. Abbreviation: Neh. 3. a male given name. /ˌniːɪˈmaɪə/ noun (Old Testament) 1. a Jewish official at the court of Artaxerxes, king of Persia, who in 444 bc became a leader in the […]
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[ney-er] /ˈneɪ ər/ noun 1. Erwin, born 1944, German physicist: Nobel prize 1991.
only in the title of Ps. 5. It is probably derived from a root meaning “to bore,” “perforate,” and hence denotes perforated wind instruments of all kinds. The psalm may be thus regarded as addressed to the conductor of the temple choir which played on flutes and such-like instruments.