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Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature
(Heb. Chakalyah', חֲכִלְיָה; according to Gesenius, whose eyes Jehovah enlivens; according to Fü rst, ornament of Jehovah; Sept. Ἀχαλία v.r. Χελκία), the father of Nehemiah, the governor after the captivity (Nehemiah 1:1; Nehemiah 10:2). B.C. ante 447.
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McClintock, John. Strong, James. Entry for 'Hachaliah'. Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/tce/h/hachaliah.html. Harper & Brothers. New York. 1870.