Berekyah

The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   01296  
Original WordWord Origin
hykrbfrom (01290) and (03050)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
BerekyahNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
beh-rek-yaw'     Proper Name Masculine
 Definition
Berachiah or Berechiah = "Jehovah blesses"
  1. a son of Zerubbabel
  2. a Levite who returned for the exile
  3. father of Meshullam, one of Nehemiah's chiefs who assisted in rebuilding the walls of Jerusalem
  4. father of Zechariah
  5. a Gershonite Levite, the father of Asaph, the singer, doorkeeper of the ark
  6. an Ephraimite chief in the time of Ahaz
 
 King James Word Usage - Total: 11
Berechiah 10, Berachiah 1
 
  KJV Verse Count 
1 Chronicles5
2 Chronicles1
Nehemiah3
Zechariah2


Total11
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 Berekyah". "The KJV Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .