The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Elkiah (Ἐλκία, Elkia). One of the ancestors of Judith (Judith 8:1). Elkiah is the Greek version of the Hebrew name, Hilkiah. He is not to be identified with any of the Hilkiahs in the rest of the Old Testament.
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Elkiah (Person)
ELKIAH (PERSON) [Gk Elkia (Ἐλκια)]. A name which is part of the genealogy of Judith (Jdt 8:1). Elkiah is a translation of the Hebrew name Hilkiah (Heb ḥilqı̂yāh). The most famous character in the OT named Hilkiah was the high priest in the time of Josiah (2 Kings 22, etc.). However, the Elkiah in
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Elkiah el-kīʹə [Gk. Elkia]; AV ELCIA; NEB HELKIAS. An ancestor of Judith (Jth. 8:1).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
ELKIAH Ananias’s son and father of Oziel, an ancestor of Judith (Jdt 8:1).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ELKIAH<el-ki’-a> ([ Ἐλκία, Elkia]; the King James Version Elcia): An ancestor of Judith (Judith 8:1).
ELCIA<el’-shi-a>, the Revised Version (British and American) ELKIAH (which see).
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 2, D–G
Elkiah el-ki’uh (Ελκια, from Heb. חִלְקִיָּהH2759; see Hilkiah). Son of Ananias and ancestor of Judith (Jdt. 8:1; KJV, “Elcia”).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
ELKIAH, el-kīʹa (Ἐλκία, Elkía; AV Elcia): An ancestor of Judith (Jth 8:1).
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Elkiah [el-kī-uh]: the son of Ananias (2) and father of Oziel; an ancestor of Judith (Jth. 8:1)
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
ELKIAH el-ki´uh [Ἐλκιά Elkia]. In the genealogy of the book of Judith, Elkiah is listed as the great-great-grandfather to Merari, Judith’s father (Jdt 8:1).
See also
Oziel Son
Joseph Grandson