'Achiyah

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 0281 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hyxafrom (0251) and (03050)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
'AchiyahNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
akh-ee-yaw Proper Name Masculine
Definition
Ahiah or Ahijah = "brother of Jehovah (Yahu)"
  1. grandson of Phinehas
  2. scribe of Solomon
  3. a prophet who predicted the revolt of the Northern tribes
  4. father of Baasha, who usurped the Northern throne
  5. grandson of Hezron (or mother of 1-4 above)
  6. a Benjamite, son of Ehud
  7. one of David's heroes
  8. a Levite during David's time
  9. a chief man under Nehemiah
King James Word Usage - Total: 24
Ahijah 20, Ahiah 4
KJV Verse Count
1 Samuel2
1 Kings13
2 Kings1
1 Chronicles4
2 Chronicles2
Nehemiah1


Total23
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for 'Achiyah". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .