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Hazaiah
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Hazaiah, Son of Adaiah
Hazaiah, Son of Adaiah (חֲזָיָה‎, chazayah). An ancestor of Maaseiah and member of the tribe of Judah; Maaseiah is listed among the Jewish exiles who lived in Jerusalem upon returning to Judah (Neh 11:5).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Hazaiah (Person)
HAZAIAH (PERSON) [Heb ḥăzāyâ (חֲזָיָה)]. The father of Colhozeh and an ancestor of Maaseiah, a descendant of Judah, and a provincial leader who agreed to settle in Jerusalem (Neh 11:5). Although a shortened or corrupt form of Maaseiah (i.e., Asaiah) is mentioned in the parallel list found in 1 Chronicles
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Hazaiah
Hazaiah. Maaseiah’s descendant from Judah’s tribe, who was one of the leaders in Jerusalem after the exile (Neh 11:5).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Hazaiah
Hazaiah he-zāʹye [Heb. azāyâ—‘Yahweh sees’]. Among the inhabitants of Jerusalem mentioned in the list of Judahites in Neh. 11:5.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Hazaiah
HAZAIAH Maaseiah’s descendant from Judah’s tribe, who was one of the leaders in Jerusalem after the exile (Neh 11:5).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Hazaiah
HAZAIAH. An ancestor of Maaseiah, who was a Jewish lay leader living in post-Exilic Jerusalem (Neh 11:5). Son of Adaiah and father of Col-hozeh, he was a descendant of Pharez, Judah’s son.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Hazaiah
Hazaiah (Heb. ḥăzāyâ)An ancestor of the Judahite leader Maaseiah, who settled in postexilic Jerusalem (Neh. 11:5).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Hazaiah
Hazaiah [hə zāˊyə] (Heb.azāyâ “Yahweh has seen”). An ancestor of the Judahite leader Maaseiah, who lived in postexilic Jerusalem (Neh. 11:5).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Hazaiah
Haza´iah (whom Jehovah sees), a man of Judah of the family of the Shilonites, or descendants of Shelah. Neh. 11:5.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Hazaiah
HAZA´IAH (ha-zaʹya; “Jehovah beholds”). Son of Adaiah and father of Col-hozeh, a descendant of Perez (Neh. 11:5), before 536 b.c.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Hazaiah
HAZAIAH [huh ZIGH uh] (the Lord sees) — a man of Judah, of the family of Shelah (Neh. 11:5).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
HAZAIAH
HAZAIAH<ha-za’-ya> ([חֲזָיָה‎, chazayah], “Jah sees”): Among the inhabitants of Jerusalem mentioned in the list of Judahites in Neh 11:5.
See also
Relatives
Adaiah Father
Colhozeh Son
Shallum Grandson
Jehoiarib Grandfather
Jedaiah Uncle