The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 6667 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hyqdcfrom (06664) and (03050)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
tsid-kee-yaw' Proper Name Masculine
Zedekiah = "Jehovah is righteous"
  1. the last king of Judah renamed from 'Mattaniah' by Nebuchadnezzar; son of Josiah by wife Hamutal; placed on the throne by Nebuchadnezzar when he carried his nephew Jehoiakim in captivity
  2. false prophet at the court of king Ahab of the northern kingdom of Israel
  3. son of Maaseiah, a false prophet in Babylon
  4. son of Hananiah, one of the princes of Judah in the time of Jeremiah
  5. a priest who sealed the covenant with Nehemiah
  6. son of king Jehoiakim of Judah
NAS Word Usage - Total: 64
Zedekiah 63, Zedekiah's 1
NAS Verse Count
1 Kings2
2 Kings5
1 Chronicles2
2 Chronicles4

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 Tsidqiyah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .