Messiah Name Meaning & Origin
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Mess, Messi, Siah, Si
- Meanings and history of the name Messiah
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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