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Lexicon :: Strong's H2148 - zᵊḵaryâ

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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

זְכַרְיָה Zᵉkaryâh, zek-ar-yaw'; or זְכַרְיָהוּ Zᵉkaryâhûw; from H2142 and H3050; Jah has remembered; Zecarjah, the name of twenty-nine Israelites:—Zachariah, Zechariah.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 43x

The KJV translates Strong's H2148 in the following manner: Zechariah.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 43x
The KJV translates Strong's H2148 in the following manner: Zechariah.
  1. 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

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
זְכַרְיָה Zᵉkaryâh, zek-ar-yaw'; or זְכַרְיָהוּ Zᵉkaryâhûw; from H2142 and H3050; Jah has remembered; Zecarjah, the name of twenty-nine Israelites:—Zachariah, Zechariah.
STRONGS H2148: Abbreviations
זְכַרְיָהוּ, oftener זְכַרְיָה proper name, masculine (Sabean ידֿכראל DHMEpigr. Denkm. 43) Greek Version of the LXX Ζαχαρια(ς), etc.: —
1. זכריהו, king of Israel, son of Jeroboam II, 2 Kings 15:8 = זכריה 2 Kings 14:29; 2 Kings 15:11.
2. זכריהו, father of Hezekiah's mother 2 Chronicles 29:1 = זכריה 2 Kings 18:2.
3. זכריהו, contemporary of Isaiah Isaiah 8:2.
4. זכריהו, a Reubenite 1 Chronicles 5:7.
5. זכריה, a Benjamite 1 Chronicles 9:37 (Greek Version of the LXX Ζαχαρια, A Ζαχχουρ LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ζεχρει) = זָ֑כֶר 1 Chronicles 8:31 (see [I. זֶכֶר]).
6. זכריהו, a Manassite 1 Chronicles 27:21 (Greek Version of the LXX Ζαβδειου, LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ζαχαριου).
7. זכריהו, a son of Jehoshaphat 2 Chronicles 21:2.
8. זכריה, a captain of Jehosh. 2 Chronicles 17:7.
9. זכריהו, teacher of Uzziah 2 Chronicles 26:5.
10. Levites, זכריהו :
f. 2 Chronicles 29:13 (Greek Version of the LXX Ἀζαριας, A Ζαχαριας, so LXX of Lucian (Lag.)). זכריה :
i. an Asaphite Nehemiah 12:35.
11. priests, זכריהו :
b. 2 Chronicles 35:8. זכריה :
c. 2 Chronicles 24:20 (Greek Version of the LXX Ἀζαριαν; LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ζαχαριαν; probably referred to Matthew 23:35, where apparently confusion with f).
f. the well-known prophet Zechariah 1:1, 7; Zechariah 7:1, 8; Nehemiah 12:16 [compare Aramaic Ezra 5:1; Ezra 6:14].
12. returned exiles, זכריה :
a. Ezra 8:3 and perhaps Ezra 8:16, compare Nehemiah 8:4.
b. Ezra 8:11 (Greek Version of the LXX Ἀζαριας, A Ζαχαριας, so LXX of Lucian (Lag.)).
d. a man of Judah Nehemiah 11:4.
e. id. Nehemiah 11:5 (Greek Version of the LXX Θηζεια, א Θηδεια, A Ζαχαριου, so LXX of Lucian (Lag.)).

Biblical Aramaic

זְכַרְיָה proper name, masculine prophet (Biblical Hebrew id.), Ezra 5:1; Ezra 6:14.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

2 Kings

14:29; 15:8; 15:11; 18:2

1 Chronicles

5:7; 8:31; 9:21; 9:37; 15:18; 15:20; 15:24; 16:5; 24:25; 26:2; 26:11; 26:14; 27:21

2 Chronicles

17:7; 20:14; 21:2; 24:20; 26:5; 29:1; 29:13; 34:12; 35:8


5:1; 5:1; 6:14; 6:14; 8:3; 8:11; 8:16; 10:26


8:4; 11:4; 11:5; 11:12; 12:16; 12:35; 12:41




1:1; 1:7; 7:1; 7:8



Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2148 matches the Hebrew זְכַרְיָה (zᵊḵaryâ),
which occurs 43 times in 43 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 14:29 - Jeroboam passed away and was buried in Samaria with the kings of Israel. His son Zechariah replaced him as king.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:8 - In the thirty-eighth year of King Azariah's reign over Judah, Jeroboam's son Zechariah became king over Israel. He reigned in Samaria for six months.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:11 - The rest of the events of Zechariah's reign are recorded in the scroll called the Annals of the Kings of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:2 - He was twenty-five years old when he began to reign, and he reigned twenty-nine years in Jerusalem. His mother was Abi, the daughter of Zechariah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 5:7 - His brothers by their clans, as listed in their genealogical records: The leader Jeiel, Zechariah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:21 - Zechariah son of Meshelemiah was the guard at the entrance to the meeting tent.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:37 - Gedor, Ahio, Zechariah, and Mikloth.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 15:18 - along with some of their relatives who were second in rank, including Zechariah, Jaaziel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, Unni, Eliab, Benaiah, Maaseiah, Mattithiah, Eliphelehu, Mikneiah, Obed-Edom, and Jeiel, the gatekeepers.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 15:20 - Zechariah, Aziel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, Unni, Eliab, Maaseiah, and Benaiah were to play the harps according to the alamoth style;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 15:24 - Shebaniah, Joshaphat, Nethanel, Amasai, Zechariah, Benaiah, and Eliezer the priests were to blow the trumpets before the ark of God; Obed-Edom and Jehiel were also guardians of the ark.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 16:5 - Asaph was the leader and Zechariah second in command, followed by Jeiel, Shemiramoth, Jehiel, Mattithiah, Eliab, Benaiah, Obed-Edom, and Jeiel. They were to play stringed instruments; Asaph was to sound the cymbals;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 24:25 - The brother of Micah: Isshiah. Zechariah from the sons of Isshiah.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:2 - Meshelemiah's sons: The firstborn Zechariah, the second Jediael, the third Zebadiah, the fourth Jathniel,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:11 - the second Hilkiah, the third Tebaliah, and the fourth Zechariah. All of Hosah's sons and relatives numbered thirteen.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 26:14 - The lot for the east gate went to Shelemiah. They then cast lots for his son Zechariah, a wise adviser, and the lot for the north gate went to him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 27:21 - Iddo son of Zechariah led the half-tribe of Manasseh in Gilead, Jaasiel son of Abner led Benjamin,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 17:7 - In the third year of his reign he sent his officials Ben-Hail, Obadiah, Zechariah, Nethanel, and Micaiah to teach in the cities of Judah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 20:14 - Then in the midst of the assembly, the LORD's Spirit came upon Jachaziel son of Zechariah, son of Benaiah, son of Jeiel, son of Mattaniah, a Levite and descendant of Asaph.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 21:2 - His brothers, Jehoshaphat's sons, were Azariah, Jechiel, Zechariah, Azariahu, Michael, and Shephatiah. All of these were sons of King Jehoshaphat of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 24:20 - God's Spirit energized Zechariah son of Jehoiada the priest. He stood up before the people and said to them, "This is what God says: 'Why are you violating the commands of the LORD? You will not be prosperous! Because you have rejected the LORD, he has rejected you!'"
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 26:5 - He followed God during the lifetime of Zechariah, who taught him how to honor God. As long as he followed the LORD, God caused him to succeed.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:1 - Hezekiah was twenty-five years old when he began to reign, and he reigned twenty-nine years in Jerusalem. His mother was Abijah, the daughter of Zechariah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:13 - from the descendants of Elizaphan: Shimri and Jeiel; from the descendants of Asaph: Zechariah and Mattaniah;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 34:12 - The men worked faithfully. Their supervisors were Jahath and Obadiah (Levites descended from Merari), as well as Zechariah and Meshullam (descendants of Kohath). The Levites, all of whom were skilled musicians,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:8 - His officials also willingly contributed to the people, priests, and Levites. Hilkiah, Zechariah, and Jehiel, the leaders of God's temple, supplied 2,600 Passover sacrifices and 300 cattle.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 5:1 - Then the prophets Haggai and Zechariah son of Iddo prophesied concerning the Jews who were in Judah and Jerusalem in the name of the God of Israel who was over them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 6:14 - The elders of the Jews continued building and prospering, while at the same time Haggai the prophet and Zechariah the son of Iddo continued prophesying. They built and brought it to completion by the command of the God of Israel and by the command of Cyrus and Darius and Artaxerxes king of Persia.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 8:3 - the son of Shecaniah; from the descendants of Parosh, Zechariah, and with him were enrolled by genealogy 150 men;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 8:11 - from the descendants of Bebai, Zechariah son of Bebai, and with him 28 men;
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 8:16 - So I sent for Eliezer, Ariel, Shemaiah, Elnathan, Jarib, Elnathan, Nathan, Zechariah, and Meshullam, who were leaders, and Joiarib and Elnathan, who were teachers.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:26 - From the descendants of Elam: Mattaniah, Zechariah, Jehiel, Abdi, Jeremoth, and Elijah.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:4 - Ezra the scribe stood on a towering wooden platform constructed for this purpose. Standing near him on his right were Mattithiah, Shema, Anaiah, Uriah, Hilkiah, and Masseiah. On his left were Pedaiah, Mishael, Malkijah, Hashum, Hashbaddanah, Zechariah, and Meshullam.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 11:4 - some of the descendants of Judah and some of the descendants of Benjamin settled in Jerusalem.) Of the descendants of Judah: Athaiah son of Uzziah, the son of Zechariah, the son of Amariah, the son of Shephatiah, the son of Mahalalel, from the descendants of Perez;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 11:5 - and Maaseiah son of Baruch, the son of Col-Hozeh, the son of Hazaiah, the son of Adaiah, the son of Joiarib, the son of Zechariah, from the descendants of Shelah.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 11:12 - and their colleagues who were carrying out work for the temple - 822; and Adaiah son of Jeroham, the son of Pelaliah, the son of Amzi, the son of Zechariah, the son of Pashhur, the son of Malkijah,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:16 - of Iddo, Zechariah; of Ginnethon, Meshullam;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:35 - some of the priests with trumpets, Zechariah son of Jonathan, the son of Shemaiah, the son of Mattaniah, the son of Micaiah, the son of Zaccur, the son of Asaph,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:41 - and the priests - Eliakim, Maaseiah, Miniamin, Micaiah, Elioenai, Zechariah, and Hananiah, with their trumpets -
Unchecked Copy BoxIsa 8:2 - Then I will summon as my reliable witnesses Uriah the priest and Zechariah son of Jeberekiah."
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 1:1 - In the eighth month of Darius' second year, the word of the LORD came to the prophet Zechariah, son of Berechiah son of Iddo, as follows:
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 1:7 - On the twenty-fourth day of the eleventh month, the month Shebat, in Darius' second year, the word of the LORD came to the prophet Zechariah son of Berechiah son of Iddo, as follows:
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 7:1 - In King Darius' fourth year, on the fourth day of Kislev, the ninth month, the word of the LORD came to Zechariah.
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 7:8 - Again the word of the LORD came to Zechariah:
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