an ancestor of the prophet ( Zephaniah 1:1 ).
(might of Jehovah ), an ancestor of Zephaniah the prophet. ( Zephaniah 1:1 ) (B.C. before 635.)
hiz-ki'-a (chizqiyah; Septuagint Ezekia, "strength of Yah"):
(1) A son of Neariah, a descendant of David (1 Chronicles 3:23, the King James Version "Hezekiah").
(2) An ancestor of the prophet Zephaniah (Zec 1:1). In the Revised Version (British and American) this word is here translated "Hezekiah." This name again appears in Nehemiah 10:17 (Hebrew 18) in the form of "Hizkijah" in the King James Version, but as "Hezekiah" in the Revised Version (British and American).
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