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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #2970 - יַאֲזַנְיָהוּ

ya'ăzanyâh, ya'ăzanyâhû
yah-az-an-yaw', yah-az-an-yaw'-hoo  
Word Origin
from (0238) and (03050)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Jaazaniah = “Jehovah hears”

1) a Judean, son of the Maachathite, a captain of the Judean forces who visited Gedaliah at Mizpah after Gedaliah had been appointed governor of Judah by Nebuchadnezzar

2) son of Shaphan, an elder of Israel in the days of Ezekiel

3) son of Azur, one of the princes of the people against whom Ezekiel was directed to prophesy

4) a Rechabite, son of Jeremiah the prophet

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (4) NAS (4) HCS (4)
2 Kings 1
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 2
2 Kings 1
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 2
2 Kings 1
Jeremiah 1
Ezekiel 2
n-p 4
n-p 4
n-p 4

Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 יַאֲזַנְיָ֫הוּ proper name, masculine ( Yahweh heareth) — Song of Solomon 2Kings 25:23; Ezekiel 8:11; יַאֲזַנְיָה Jeremiah 35:3; Ezekiel 11:1; contracted (וִ)יזַנְיָהוּ Jeremiah 40:8, (וִ)יזַנְיָה Jeremiah 42:1

1 a JudÊan 2 Kings 25:33; Jeremiah 40:8.

2 an elder of Israel, son of Shaphan Ezekiel 8:11.

3 son of Jeremiah Jeremiah 35:3.

4 a leading JudÊan, son of Azur Ezekiel 11:1.

5 a leading JudÊan Jeremiah 42:1 (= עֲזַרְיָה Jeremiah 43:2).

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

יַאֲזַנְיָהוּ (id.)

(1)  2 Kings 25:23 contr. יְזַנְיָהוּ Jeremiah 40:8 יְזַנְיָה Jeremiah 42:1.

(2)  Ezekiel 8:11.

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List of Word Forms
וְיַֽאֲזַנְיָ֙הוּ֙ וְיַאֲזַנְיָ֨הוּ ויאזניהו יַאֲזַנְיָ֤ה יַאֲזַנְיָ֧ה יאזניה veyaazanYahu wə·ya·’ă·zan·yā·hū wəya’ăzanyāhū ya’ăzanyāh ya·’ă·zan·yāh yaazanYah
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