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Azaziah (assistant to Conaniah)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Azaziah, Assistant to Conaniah
Azaziah, Assistant to Conaniah (עֲזַזְיָהוּ‎, azazyahu). An assistant to Conaniah the Levite who helped in collecting tithes to repair the temple during Hezekiah’s reign (2 Chr 31:13).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Azaziah (Person)
AZAZIAH (PERSON) [Heb ʿazazyāhû (עַזַזְיָהוּ)]. The name means “Yahweh is strong.” In certain instances, the versions (LXX and Vg) read ʿuzzı̂yāhû (Uzziah) for ʿazazyāhû (Azaziah). There are 3 people in the MT who bear this name.1. A Levite who was appointed to play the lyre during the transfer
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Azaziah
Azaziah. 1. Levitical musician who played the lyre when King David brought the ark of the covenant into Jerusalem (1 Chr 15:21).2. Hoshea’s father. Hoshea was chief officer over the Ephraimites during King David’s rule (1 Chr 27:20).3. Levite appointed by King Hezekiah of Judah to help oversee the
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Azaziah (assistant to Conaniah)
3. A Levite who had charge of the offerings brought to the temple in the days of Hezekiah (2 Ch. 31:13).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Azaziah
AZAZIAH1. Levitical musician who played the lyre when King David brought the ark of the covenant into Jerusalem (1 Chr 15:21).2. Hoshea’s father. Hoshea was chief officer over the Ephraimites during King David’s rule (1 Chr 27:20).3. Levite appointed by King Hezekiah of Judah to help oversee the offerings
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Azaziah
Azaziah (az´uh-zi´uh; Heb., “the Lord is mighty”).1 A levitical musician during the reign of King David (1 Chron. 15:21).2 The father of Hoshea, the military commander of the tribe of Benjamin (1 Chron. 27:20).3 A levitical temple official during the reign of King Hezekiah who helped collect the tithes
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Azaziah
AZAZIAH1. A Levitical musician appointed to play the harp when the ark was brought to Jersalem from Obed-edom (1 Chr 15:21).2. The father of Joshea, prince of Ephraim, in the reign of David (1 Chr 27:20).3. A Levite overseer of the tithes under Hezekiah (2 Chr 31:13).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Azaziah
Azaziah (Heb. ʿăzazyāhû)1. A Levite who played the lyre when the ark of the covenant was brought to Jerusalem (1 Chr. 15:21).2. An Ephraimite, the father of Hoshea (1 Chr. 27:20).3. An overseer of the temple during the reign of King Hezekiah (2 Chr. 31:13).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Azaziah
Azazi´ah (whom the Lord strengthens).1. A Levite musician in the reign of David, appointed to play the harp in the service which attended the procession by which the ark was brought up from the house of Obed-edom. 1 Chron. 15:21. (b.c. 1043.)2. The father of Hoshea, prince of the tribe of Ephraim when
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Azaziah
AZAZI´AH (a-za-zīʹa; “strengthened by Jehovah”).1. One of the Levites who were appointed to play the lyre in the service of the Tabernacle at the time when the Ark was brought up from Obed-edom (1 Chron. 15:21), about 991 b.c.2. The father of Hoshea, who was prince of the tribe of Ephraim when David
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Azaziah
Azaziahwhom Jehovah strengthened. (1.) One of the Levitical harpers in the temple (1 Chr. 15:21).(2.) The father of Hoshea, who was made ruler over the Ephraimites (1 Chr. 27:20).(3.) One who had charge of the temple offerings (2 Chr. 31:13).