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Remaliah

Remaliah [N] [H] [S]

adorned by the Lord, the father of Pekah, who conspired successfully against Pekahiah ( 2 Kings 15:25 2 Kings 15:27 2 Kings 15:30 2 Kings 15:32 2 Kings 15:37 ; Isaiah 7:1 Isaiah 7:4 Isaiah 7:5 Isaiah 7:9 ; 8:6 ).

These dictionary topics are from
M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Remaliah". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .

Remaliah [N] [E] [S]

the exaltation of the Lord
Hitchcock's Dictionary of Bible Names. Public Domain. Copy freely.

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
[S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary

Bibliography Information

Hitchcock, Roswell D. "Entry for 'Remaliah'". "An Interpreting Dictionary of Scripture Proper Names". . New York, N.Y., 1869.

Remaliah [N] [E] [H]

(protected by Jehovah ). The father of Pekah, captain of Pekahiah; king of Israel, who slew his master and usurped his throne. ( 2 Kings 15:25-37 ; 2 Kings 16:1 2 Kings 16:5 ; 2 Chronicles 28:6 ; Isaiah 7:1-9 ; 8:6 ) (B.C. 756.)


[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible
[E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary
[H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Remaliah'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.

REMALIAH

rem-a-li'-a (remalyahu, "whom Yahweh has adorned"):

The father of Pekah (2 Kings 15:25; Isaiah 7:4; 8:6). The contemptuous allusion to Pekah as "the son of Remaliah" in Isaiah 7:4 (similarly "the son of Kish," 1 Samuel 10:11) may be a slur on Remaliah's humble origin.


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Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'REMALIAH'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.