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Azaziah

Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature

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(Hebrews in the prolonged form Azazyathu, עֲזִזְיָהוּ , strengthened by Jehovah; Sept. Ο᾿ζίας, but v. r. in 2 Chronicles Ο᾿ζαζάς ), the name of three men.

1. One of the Levitical harpers in the Temple under David (1 Chronicles 15:21). B.C. cir. 1043.

2. The father of Hoshea, which latter was the viceroy over the Ephraimites under David and Solomon (1 Chronicles 27:20). B.C. ante 1014.

3. One of the inferior overseers of the Temple offerings under Hezekiah

(2 Chronicles 31:13). B.C. 726.

Bibliography Information
McClintock, John. Strong, James. Entry for 'Azaziah'. Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature. https://www.studylight.org/​encyclopedias/​eng/​tce/​a/azaziah.html. Harper & Brothers. New York. 1870.
 
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