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Entry for Strong's #03470 - יְשַׁעְיָה

yesha‛yâh, yesha‛yâhû
yesh-ah-yaw', yesh-ah-yaw'-hoo  
Word Origin
from (03467) and (03050)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Isaiah or Jesaiah or Jeshaiah = “Jehovah has saved”

1) the major prophet, son of Amoz, who prophesied concerning Judah and Jerusalem during the days of kings Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah of Judah; author of the prophetic book by his name; tradition has it that he was sawn asunder in the trunk of a carob tree by king Manasseh and that this is the incident referred to in Hebrews 11:37

2) son of Hananiah, brother of Pelatiah, and grandson of Zerubbabel

3) a Benjamite

4) one of the 6 sons of Jeduthun

5) son of Rehabiah, a descendant of Moses through Gershom, and an ancestor of a Levite treasurer in the time of David

6) son of Athaliah and chief of the house of Elam who returned with Ezra

7) a chief of the descendants of Merari who returned with Ezra

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (39) NAS (39) HCS (38)
2 Kings 13
1 Chronicles 4
2 Chronicles 3
Ezra 2
Nehemiah 1
Isaiah 16
2 Kings 13
1 Chronicles 4
2 Chronicles 3
Ezra 2
Nehemiah 1
Isaiah 16
2 Kings 13
1 Chronicles 4
2 Chronicles 3
Ezra 2
Nehemiah 1
Isaiah 15
n-p 36
n-p 36
n-p 36

Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 יְשַׁעְיָ֫הוּ proper name, masculine ( salvation of Yah; compare אֱלִישָׁע above; ישעאל on scarab ClGann James 1883, Fev.-Mars, 135, No. 8) —

1 Isaiah, son of Amos , the prophet: Isaiah 1:1 15t. Isaiah; 2 Kings 19:2 12t. Kings; 2 Chronicles 26:22; 32:20,32; ᵐ5 Ηξαιας, ᵑ9 Isaias.

2 one of the children of Jeduthun 1 Chronicles 25:3,15, ᵐ5 Ισαια, etc.

3 a Levite ancestor of one of David's treasurers 1 Chronicles 26:25, ᵐ5 Ωσαιας, ᵐ5 L Ιωσηε.

ישׁעיה proper name, masculine ( salvation of Yah) —

1 grandson of Zerubbabel 1 Chronicles 3:21, ᵐ5 Ιασαβα, Ιεσεια.

2 chief of the sons of Elam, who went up with Ezra Ezra 8:7, ᵐ5 Ιοσεια, Ησαια, etc.

3 chief of sons of Merari in time of Ezra Ezra 8:19, ᵐ5 Ωσαια, etc.

4 a Benjamite Nehemiah 11:7, ᵐ5 Ιεσια, etc.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

יְשַׁעְיָה (id.) [Jeshaiah, Jesaiah], pr.n. m.

(1)  1 Chronicles 3:21.

(2)  Ezra 8:7.

(3)  Ezra 8:19.

(4)  Nehemiah 11:7.


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List of Word Forms
וִֽ֠ישַׁעְיָהוּ וִֽישַֽׁעְיָ֧הוּ וִֽישַׁעְיָ֤הוּ וִישַֽׁעְיָ֑ה וישעיה וישעיהו יְשַֽׁעְיָ֔הוּ יְשַֽׁעְיָ֖ה יְשַֽׁעְיָ֖הוּ יְשַֽׁעְיָ֣הוּ יְשַֽׁעְיָ֤הוּ יְשַֽׁעְיָ֥הוּ יְשַֽׁעְיָֽה׃ יְשַֽׁעַיָֽהוּ׃ יְשַׁעְיָ֔הוּ יְשַׁעְיָ֖הוּ יְשַׁעְיָ֗הוּ יְשַׁעְיָ֣הוּ יְשַׁעְיָ֥הוּ יְשַׁעְיָ֨הוּ יְשַׁעְיָֽהוּ׃ יְשַׁעְיָהוּ֒ ישעיה ישעיה׃ ישעיהו ישעיהו׃ vishaYah Vishayahu wî·ša‘·yā·hū wî·ša‘·yāh wîša‘yāh wîša‘yāhū yə·ša‘·yā·hū yə·ša‘·yāh yə·ša·‘a·yā·hū yəša‘ayāhū yəša‘yāh yəša‘yāhū yeShaaYahu yeshaYah yeshaYahu
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