from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A Hebrew prophet of the eighth century B.C.
- n. See Table at Bible.
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- proper n. A book of the Old Testament of the Bible.
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- n. an Old Testament book telling Hosea's prophecies
- n. a minor Hebrew prophet (8th century BC)
Hebrew hôšēa', salvation, from hôšîa', to save; see wṯʿ in Semitic roots.
After Hosea.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)