Definition of Book of Micah
1. Noun. An Old Testament book telling the prophecies of Micah foretelling the destruction of Jerusalem.
Generic synonyms: Book
Group relationships: Old Testament, Nebiim, Prophets
Lexicographical Neighbors of Book Of Micah
Literary usage of Book of Micah
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on Micah, Zephaniah, Nahum, Habakkuk by John Merlin Powis Smith, William Hayes Ward, Julius August Bewer (1911)
"The Formation of the Book of Micah. Various attempts have been made to trace the growth of the book of Micah, starting from chs. 1-3, its original nucleus. ..."
2. The Book of the Twelve Prophets Commonly Called the Minor by George Adam Smith (1896)
"CHAPTER XXIV THE BOOK OF MIC AH THE Book of Micah lies sixth of the Twelve Prophets in the Hebrew Canon, but in the order of the Septuagint third, ..."
3. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"... that " the existing Book of Micah consists only of a collection of excerpts, in some c^se& fragmentary excerpts, from the entire aeries of the prophet's ..."
4. A Commentary on the Book of Job: From a Hebrew Manuscript in the University by William Aldis Wright (1905)
"Like monsters and ostriches ; whose nature it is, as it is written in the book of Micah (i. 8): / will make a wailing like monsters, and a mourning like the ..."
5. A Critical Introduction to the Old Testament by George Buchanan Gray (1913)
"MICAH The book of Micah consists of three well-defined parts, different in character and probably different also in origin, though the substantial unity of ..."