Messiah Name Meaning & Origin
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A Jewish employee at the bakery refuse to write my son's name(Messiah) on his cake. I try setting up a page for my son on Facebook for friends and families but Facebook will not recognize his name a legal.
My name is Messiah! I'm Muslim but my mom is Catholic and named my sister and I Messiah and Nevaeh to honor her faith. Even though the Messiah is present in Islam it's in a very different way than in Christianity and Judaism. My family in Kenya call me Masihi, the Swahili word for Messiah, which is similar to the Arabic Masih.
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Mess, Messi, Siah, Si
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from the Hebrew word "Mashiach" which means "Annointed One." In the Hebrew Scriptures, Mashiach was used of priests and kings, as well as a future leader who would be both priest and king. The Greek Scriptures are the story of Jesus, God's Messiah.
"Messiah" is used today to refer to the leader or visionary of a cause or people group.
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The rapper TI, son's name is Messiah.
Messiah Lauren Iverson - daughter of Allen & Tawanna Iverson
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