Asahiah [N]

(the Lord hath made ), a servant of King Josiah, sent by him to seek information of Jehovah respecting the book of the law which Hilkiah found in the temple, ( 2 Kings 22:12 2 Kings 22:14 ) also called ASAIAH. ( 2 Chronicles 34:20 ) (B.C. 641.)

[N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible

Bibliography Information

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


as-a-hi'-a (`asayah, "Yahweh hath made"; the King James Version form; the Revised Version (British and American) ASAIAH):

"The king's servant" sent by Josiah with Hilkiah, the priest, and others to inquire of Yahweh concerning the words of the book found in the temple (2 Kings 22:12,14; 2 Chronicles 34:20).

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