Jeremiah • Jeremiah (prophet) • Jeremias
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jeremiah the Prophet
Jeremiah the Prophet (יִרְמְיָה‎, yirmeyah) the prophet. The son of Hilkiah, who prophesied ca. 628–585 bc during the reigns of Josiah, Jehoahaz, Jehoiachin, Jehoiakim, and Zedekiah. Known as the weeping prophet because of his message of judgment and displays of emotion.
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Jeremy. kjv spelling of Jeremiah in Matthew 2:17 and 27:9.See Jeremiah (Person) #1.
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
JEREMY* kjv spelling of Jeremiah in Matthew 2:17 and 27:9. See Jeremiah (Person) #1.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Jeremiah (Heb. yirmĕyâ, yirmĕyāhû)1. A man from Libnah, the grandfather of Jehoahaz and Zedekiah, kings of Judah (2 Kgs. 23:31; 24:18). Jeremiah’s daughter Hamutal was the wife of King Josiah.2. The head of a clan of the half-tribe of Manasseh (1 Chr. 5:24). He is described as a warrior and a
The Ultimate Who’s Who in the Bible
Jeremy [Jair-uh-mee](Hebrew origin: God will rise)(Matthew 2:17). 7th and 6th century b.c. Jeremy is an alternative spelling for the name of the prophet Jeremiah (Jeremiah 1:1).
Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary
JEREMY (Jĕrʹ ĕ mĭ) KJV transliteration for Greek spelling of Jeremiah, the prophet (Matt. 2:17; 27:9). See Jeremiah, the Prophet.