Definition of Nehemiah in English:

Nehemiah

proper noun

  • 1(5th century bc) a Hebrew leader who supervised the rebuilding of the walls of Jerusalem (c.444 bc) and introduced moral and religious reforms (c.432 bc).

    1. 1.1A book of the Bible telling of Nehemiah.

Pronunciation:

Nehemiah

/nɪəˈmʌɪə/