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Jeberechiah
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jeberechiah
Jeberechiah (יְבֶרֶכְיָהוּ‎, yeverekhyahu). The father of one of the witnesses to Isaiah’s prophecy against Syria and Ephraim (Isa 8:2).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Jeberechiah (Person)
JEBERECHIAH (PERSON) [Heb yĕberekyāhû (יְבֶרֶכְיָהוּ)]. The father of Zechariah, whom Isaiah summoned to witness a prophetic document announcing the impending overthrow of Israel and Syria by the Assyrians (Isa 8:2). Near the time of the Syro-Ephraimite War, Isaiah called on two witnesses to verify
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Jeberechiah
Jeberechiah. Father of Zechariah the scribe. Zechariah, with Uriah the priest, witnessed Isaiah’s prophecy of the Assyrian conquest of Israel (Is 8:2).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Jeberechiah
Jeberechiah jə-berʹə-kĪ-ə [Heb. yeḇereḵyāhû—‘Yahweh blesses’]. The father of the Zechariah whom Isaiah (8:2) took as a witness for his prophecy against Syria and Ephraim (ca 734 b.c.).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Jeberechiah, Jeberekiah
JEBERECHIAH*, JEBEREKIAH Father of Zechariah the scribe. Zechariah, with Uriah the priest, witnessed Isaiah’s prophecy of the Assyrian conquest of Israel (Is 8:2).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Jeberechiah
JEBERECHIAH. The father of Zechariah, a trusted friend of Isaiah, who lived in the time of King Ahaz (Isa 8:2).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Jeberechiah
Jeberechiah (Heb. yĕḇereḵyāhû)The father of Zechariah (28), who witnessed Isaiah’s symbolic prophecy to King Ahaz (Isa. 8:2). Jeberechiah may have been the father-in-law of Ahaz and the grandfather of Hezekiah (cf. 2 Kgs. 18:2 = 2 Chr. 29:1).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Jeberechiah
Jeberechiah [jə bĕrˊaə kīˊə] (Heb. yeḇereḵyāhû “Yahweh blesses”). The father of Zechariah 17, who witnessed Isaiah’s symbolic prophecy to King Ahaz (Isa. 8:2). Jeberechiah may have been the father-in-law of Ahaz and the grandfather of Hezekiah (cf. 2 Chr. 29:1).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jeberechiah
Jeberechi´ah (whom Jehovah blesses), father of a certain Zechariah, in the reign of Ahaz, mentioned Isa. 8:2. (b.c. about 739.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Jeberechiah, Jeberekiah
JEBERECHI´AH, JEBEREKI´AH (je-ber-e-kīʹa; “Jehovah blesses”). The father of Zechariah (not the prophet), which latter Isaiah took as one of the witnesses of his marriage with “the prophetess” (Isa. 8:2), or, as Delitzsch thinks (Com., ad loc.), as witnesses of the writing upon the tablet, about 742
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Jeberechiah
JEBERECHIAH [jeh bar uh KIGH uh] (the Lord blesses) — father of Zechariah (Is. 8:2), not to be confused with Zechariah the prophet.
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
JEBERECHIAH
JEBERECHIAH<je-ber-e-ki’-a> ([יְבֶרֶכְיָהוּ‎, yebherekhyahu], “Yah blesses”): The father of the Zechariah whom Isaiah (8:2) took as a witness of his prophecy against Syria and Ephraim (circa 734 BC).
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Zechariah Son