Azariah (captive of Babylon)
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Azariah (Person)
AZARIAH (PERSON) [Heb ʿăzaryâ (עֲזַרְיָה‎), ʿăzaryāhû (עֲזַרְיָהוּ)]. Azariah is a personal name (meaning “Yahweh has helped”) given to a number of individuals in the books of the Heb Bible and the LXX. Identification of some of the individuals remains tentative because of differences between parallel
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Azariah (captive of Babylon)
19. AV Apoc. AZARIAS. One of the royal captives taken to Babylon, whose name was changed to Abednego (Dnl. 1:7; Song Three 2, 66).
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Azariah (az´uh-ri´uh; Heb., “the Lord has helped”; also Azaryah, Azaryahu).1 The king of Judah (2 Kings 14:21; 15:1, 7, 17, 23, 27; 1 Chron. 3:12) otherwise known as Uzziah. See also Uzziah.2–3 Two sons of the Judean king Jehoshaphat (2 Chron. 21:2).4 Azariah son of Nathan, a “high official” under
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Azariah (Heb. ʿăzaryâ, ʿăzaryāhû)1. High priest under Solomon; a son of the priest Zadok (1 Kgs. 4:2).2. son of Nathan who was in charge of the “officials” (perhaps soldiers garrisoned at the palace or perhaps deputies) under Solomon (1 Kgs. 4:5).3. The given name of King Uzziah (2 Kgs. 15:13;
The Ultimate Who’s Who in the Bible
Azariah [Az-uh-ri-uh]
Azariah [Az-uh-ri-uh](Hebrew origin: God has helped)(1 Kings 4:2). 10th century b.c. Azariah, son of the High Priest Zadok, was a court official in the court of King Solomon.(1 Kings 4:5). 10th century b.c. Azariah, son of the prophet Nathan, was one of the top administrators in the court of King
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Azariah [az-uh--uh] (עזריה, “Yahweh Is Might”) (1) alternate name of King Uzziah of Judah (2 Kings 14:21) (2) son of Nathan (4), or possibly Nathan (2) the prophet; supervised provisioning of Solomon’s palace (1 Kings 4:5) (3) the prophet who encouraged King Asa of Judah to start a religious reform;
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
AZARIAH az´uh-ri´uh [עֲזַרְיָהʿazaryah, עֲזַרְיָהוּʿazaryahu]. Azariah is the name of numerous individuals in the OT. The name means “Yahweh has helped.” The majority of these individuals are found in the books of Chronicles, Ezra and Nehemiah, and many are associated with the priestly and Levitical