The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 2148 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
hyrkzfrom (02142) and (03050)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
zek-ar-yaw' Proper Name Masculine
Zechariah = "Jehovah remembers"
  1. 11th in order of the minor prophets; a priest, son of Berechiah and grandson of Iddo, who, along with Haggai, directed the rebuilding of the temple in the days of Zerubbabel
  2. king of Israel, son of Jeroboam II
  3. son of Meshelemiah of Shelemiah, a Korhite, and keeper of the north gate of the tabernacle of the congregation
  4. one of the sons of Jehiel
  5. a Levite of the second order in the temple band in the time of David
  6. one of the princes of Judah in the reign of Jehoshaphat
  7. son of the high priest Jehoiada, in the reign of Joash king of Judah, who was stoned in the court of the temple
  8. a Kohathite Levite in the reign of Josiah
  9. the leader of the sons of Pharosh who returned with Ezra
  10. son of Bebai
  11. one of the chiefs of the people whom Ezra summoned in council at the river Ahava; stood at Ezra's left hand when Ezra expounded the law to the people
  12. one of the family of Elam who had married a foreign wife after the captivity
  13. ancestor of Athaiah or Uthai
  14. a Shilonite, descendant of Perez, grandfather of Athaiah
  15. a priest, son of Pashur
  16. the representative of the priestly family of Iddo in the days of Joiakim the son of Jeshua; possibly the same as 1 above
  17. one of the priests, son of Jonathan, who blew with the trumpets at the dedication of the city wall by Ezra and Nehemiah
  18. a chief of the Reubenites at the time of the captivity by Tiglath-pileser
  19. one of the priests who accompanied the ark from the house of Obed-edom
  20. son of Isshiah of Jesiah, a Kohathite Levite descended from Uzziel
  21. 4th son of Hosah, of the children of Merari
  22. a Manassite, father of Iddo
  23. father of Jahaziel. He prophesied in the spirit
  24. one of the sons of Jehoshaphat
  25. a prophet in the reign of Uzziah, who appears to have acted as the king's counsellor, but of whom nothing is known
  26. father of Abijah or Abi, Hezekiah's mother
  27. one of the family of Asaph in the reign of Hezekiah
  28. one of the rulers of the temple in the reign of Josiah
  29. son of Jeberechiah who was taken by the prophet Isaiah as one of the 'faithful witnesses to record' when he wrote concerning Maher-shalal-hash-baz
NAS Word Usage - Total: 41
Zechariah 41
NAS Verse Count
2 Kings4
1 Chronicles12
2 Chronicles9

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.

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Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Z@karyah". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .

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