smooth-tongued, one of the chief priests in the time of Joiakim ( Nehemiah 12:15 ).
same as Helek
hel'-ka-i, hel'-ki, hel-ka'-i (chelqay, perhaps an abbreviation for Helkiah, "Yah is my portion." Not in the Septuagint's Codex Vaticanus; Codex L:
Chelkias (Nehemiah 12:15)): The head of a priestly house in the days of Joiakim.
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