Michaiah

Michaiah mīkā´yə, mī˝kāī´yə [key], in the Bible. 1 Father of Abdon 2. It also appears as Micah. 2 Same as Maachah 3. 3 Prince sent by Jehoshaphat to teach in Judah. 4 Son of Gemariah who read Jeremiah's prophecies to the princes.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Biblical Proper Names: Biographies

Browse By Subject