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) and introduced moral and religious reforms (c.432).

    1. 1.1 A book of the Bible telling of Nehemiah's rebuilding and reforms.

Pronunciation

Nehemiah

/ˌnēəˈmīə/