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Jehizkiah
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jehizkiah, Son of Shallum
Jehizkiah, Son of Shallum (יְחִזְקִיָּהוּ‎, yechizqiyyahu). A chief of the tribe of Ephraim who opposed the enslavement of the Judahites who were taken captive by Pekah in the war against Ahaz (2 Chr 28:12). His name is an alternate spelling of “Hezekiah.”
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Jehizkiah (Person)
JEHIZKIAH (PERSON) [Heb yĕhizqı̂yāhû (יְהִזְקִיָּהוּ)]. Jehizkiah, the son of Shallum, was one of the 4 leaders of the tribe of Ephraim during the time of Pekah, ruler of the N kingdom of Israel (2 Chr 28:12). He, with the others, urged the release of the Judean prisoners taken during a battle between
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Jehizkiah
Jehizkiah. Shallum’s son and chief of Ephraim during the reign of Ahaz. He opposed the enslavement of the men of Judah by victorious Israel (2 Chr 28:12).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Jehizkiah
Jehizkiah jə-hiz-kĪʹə [Heb. yehizqîyāhû—‘may Yahweh strengthen’]. One of the Ephraimite chiefs (2 Ch. 28:12) who with Obed is said to have opposed the enslavement of the Judahites taken captive by Pekah in his war against Ahaz (ca 724 b.c.).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Jehizkiah
JEHIZKIAH Shallum’s son and a chief of Ephraim during the reign of Ahaz in Judah. He opposed the enslavement of the men of Judah by victorious Israel (2 Chr 28:12).
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Jehizkiah
JEHIZKIAH. An Ephraimite in the days of Ahaz who opposed making slaves of captives from Judah, declaring that God’s judgement would be upon the northern kingdom if they proceeded to do so (2 Chr 28:12–13).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Jehizkiah
Jehizkiah (Heb. yĕḥizqɩ̂yāhû)A son of Shallum; one of the chiefs of the tribe of Ephraim at the time of King Pekah (2 Chr. 28:12).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Jehizkiah
Jehizkiah [jēˊhĭz kīˊə] (Heb. yehizqîyāhû “may Yahweh give strength”).† A son of Shallum; one of the chiefs from the tribe of Ephraim at the time of King Pekah (2 Chr. 28:12).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jehizkiah
Jehizki´ah (Jehovah strengthens), son of Shallum, one of the heads of the tribe of Ephraim in the time of Ahaz. 2 Chron. 28:12; comp. 8, 13, 15. (b.c. 738.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Jehizkiah
JEHIZKI´AH (je-hiz-kīʹa; same as Hezekiah, “Jehovah strengthens”). The son of Shallum, one of the leaders of Ephraim, who, at the insistence of Oded the prophet, demanded the liberation of the captives brought into Samaria by the army under Pekah in the campaign against Judah (2 Chron. 28:12; cf. vv.
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Jehizkiah
JehizkiahJehovah strengthens, one of the chiefs of Ephraim (2 Chr. 28:12).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Jehizkiah
JEHIZKIAH [jee hiz KIGH uh] (the Lord strengthens) — a son of Shallum and one of the heads of the tribe of Ephraim during the reign of King Pekah of Israel (2 Chr. 28:12).
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