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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #2396 - יְחִזְקִיָּהוּ

chizqı̂yâh, chizqı̂yâhû, yechizqı̂yâh, yechizqı̂yâhû
khiz-kee-yaw', khiz-kee-yaw'-hoo, yekh-iz-kee-yaw', yekh-iz-kee-yaw'-hoo  
Word Origin
from (02388) and (03050)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Hezekiah or Hizkiah or Hizkijah = “Jehovah is my strength”

1) 12th king of Judah, son of Ahaz and Abijah; a good king in that he served Jehovah and did away with idolatrous practices

2) great-great-grandfather of Zephaniah the prophet

3) son of Neariah, a descendant of David

4) head of a family of returning exiles in the time of Nehemiah

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (87) NAS (128) HCS (85)
2 Kings 37
1 Chronicles 2
2 Chronicles 4
Nehemiah 2
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 29
Jeremiah 2
Zephaniah 1
2 Kings 38
1 Chronicles 3
2 Chronicles 38
Ezra 1
Nehemiah 2
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 30
Jeremiah 3
Hosea 1
Micah 1
Zephaniah 1
2 Kings 42
1 Chronicles 2
2 Chronicles 4
Nehemiah 2
Proverbs 1
Isaiah 31
Jeremiah 2
Zephaniah 1
n-p 74
n-p 74
n-p 74

Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 חִזְקִיָּ֫הוּ, חִזְקִיָּה, יְחִזְקִיָּהוּ, יְחִזְקִיָּה

proper name, masculine (׳י hath strengthened, ׳י stengtheneth; = Assyrian –aza‡i( i) au, Schr COT on 2 Kings 18:1 ff., Jäger BAS i, 469; compare proper name יחזק on seal Gann James 1883Feb. — Mark , 134No. 7; — on formative see Lag BN 134) —

1ᵐ5 Εξεκιας, son of Ahaz, King of Judah, seldom חִזְקִיָּה 2 Kings 18:1,10,14 (twice in verse); 2 Kings 18:15,16 (twice in verse), also ׳אַנְשֵׁי ח Proverbs 25:1; elsewhere in 2Kings (except Proverbs 20:10) חִזְקִיָּהוּ: Proverbs 16:20; Proverbs 18:9 34t., 2 Kings 18-21 "" Isaiah 36:1 31t., Isaiah 36-39; also Jeremiah 26:18,19; 1 Chronicles 3:13; 2 Chronicles 29:18,27; 30:24; 32:15; in Chronicles use. יְחִזְקִיָּחוּ 1 Chronicles 4:41; 2 Chronicles 28:27 35t. 2 Chronicles 29-33; also 2 Kings 20:10; Jeremiah 15:4, and in title Isaiah 1:1; יִחִזְקִיָה Hosea 1:1; Micah 1:1 (if י in these three be not text error for וְ).

2חִזְקִיָּה great-great-grandfather of prophet Zephaniah Zephaniah 1:1, ᵐ5 τοῦ Εξεκιου, perhaps =


3ᵐ5 Εξεκια(ς), חִזְקִיָּה man of royal Davidic line 1 Chronicles 3:23 probably near time of Char.

4יְחִזְקִיָּה, ᵐ5 Εξεκια(ς), head of a family of returned exiles Ezra 2:16 = חִזְקִיָּה Nehemiah 7:21, compare also ׳ח Nehemiah 10:18.

5יְחִזְקִיָּהוּ ᵐ5 Εξεκιας, an Ephraimite, Ahaz's time 2 Chronicles 28:12.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

יְחִזְקִיָּהוּ [Hezekiah], pr.n. m. 2 Chronicles 28:12.

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List of Word Forms
וְחִזְקִיָּ֛ה וחזקיה חִזְקִיָּ֑ה חִזְקִיָּ֑הוּ חִזְקִיָּ֔ה חִזְקִיָּ֔הוּ חִזְקִיָּ֖ה חִזְקִיָּ֖הוּ חִזְקִיָּ֗ה חִזְקִיָּ֗הוּ חִזְקִיָּ֙הוּ֙ חִזְקִיָּ֛הוּ חִזְקִיָּ֜ה חִזְקִיָּ֜הוּ חִזְקִיָּ֣ה חִזְקִיָּ֣הוּ חִזְקִיָּ֤הוּ חִזְקִיָּ֥ה חִזְקִיָּ֥הוּ חִזְקִיָּ֧הוּ חִזְקִיָּ֨הוּ חִזְקִיָּ֬ה חִזְקִיָּֽהוּ׃ חִזְקִיָּהוּ֒ חזקיה חזקיהו חזקיהו׃ יְחִזְקִיָּ֔הוּ יְחִזְקִיָּ֖ה יְחִזְקִיָּ֖הוּ יְחִזְקִיָּ֗הוּ יְחִזְקִיָּ֙הוּ֙ יְחִזְקִיָּ֛הוּ יְחִזְקִיָּ֜הוּ יְחִזְקִיָּ֡הוּ יְחִזְקִיָּ֣הוּ יְחִזְקִיָּ֤הוּ יְחִזְקִיָּ֥הֽוּ יְחִזְקִיָּ֥הוּ יְחִזְקִיָּ֨הוּ יְחִזְקִיָּֽהוּ׃ יחזקיה יחזקיהו יחזקיהו׃ לְחִזְקִיָּ֑ה לְחִזְקִיָּ֖ה לְחִזְקִיָּ֣הוּ לִֽיחִזְקִיָּ֖ה לִֽיחִזְקִיָּ֖הוּ לִֽיחִזְקִיָּ֛הוּ לחזקיה לחזקיהו ליחזקיה ליחזקיהו chizkiYah chizkiYahu ḥiz·qî·yā·hū ḥiz·qî·yāh ḥizqîyāh ḥizqîyāhū lə·ḥiz·qî·yā·hū lə·ḥiz·qî·yāh lechizkiYah lechizkiYahu ləḥizqîyāh ləḥizqîyāhū lî·ḥiz·qî·yā·hū lî·ḥiz·qî·yāh lichizkiYah lichizkiYahu lîḥizqîyāh lîḥizqîyāhū vechizkiYah wə·ḥiz·qî·yāh wəḥizqîyāh yə·ḥiz·qî·yā·hū yə·ḥiz·qî·yāh yechizkiYah yechizkiYahu yəḥizqîyāh yəḥizqîyāhū
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