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Lexicon :: Strong's H2396 - ḥizqîyâ

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

חִזְקִיָּה Chizqîyâh, khiz-kee-yaw'; or חִזְקִיָּהוּ Chizqîyâhûw; also יְחִזְקִיָּה Yᵉchizqîyâh; or יְחִזְקִיָּהוּ Yᵉchizqîyâhûw; from H2388 and H3050; strengthened of Jah; Chizkijah, a king of Judah, also the name of two other Israelites:—Hezekiah, Hizkiah, Hizkijah. Compare H3169.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 87x

The KJV translates Strong's H2396 in the following manner: Hezekiah (85x), Hizkiah (1x), Hizkijah (1x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 87x
The KJV translates Strong's H2396 in the following manner: Hezekiah (85x), Hizkiah (1x), Hizkijah (1x).
  1. Hezekiah or Hizkiah or Hizkijah = "Jehovah is my strength"

    1. 12th king of Judah, son of Ahaz and Abijah; a good king in that he served Jehovah and did away with idolatrous practices

    2. great-great-grandfather of Zephaniah the prophet

    3. son of Neariah, a descendant of David

    4. head of a family of returning exiles in the time of Nehemiah

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
חִזְקִיָּה Chizqîyâh, khiz-kee-yaw'; or חִזְקִיָּהוּ Chizqîyâhûw; also יְחִזְקִיָּה Yᵉchizqîyâh; or יְחִזְקִיָּהוּ Yᵉchizqîyâhûw; from H2388 and H3050; strengthened of Jah; Chizkijah, a king of Judah, also the name of two other Israelites:—Hezekiah, Hizkiah, Hizkijah. Compare H3169.
STRONGS H2396: Abbreviations
חִזְקִיָּ֫הוּ, חִזְקִיָּה, [H3169 יְחִזְקִיָּהוּ, יְחִזְקִיָּה] proper name, masculine (י׳ hath strengthened, י׳ stengtheneth; =Assyrian Ḫazaḳi(i)au, SchrCOT on 2 Kings 18:1 ff., JägerBAS i, 469; compare proper name יחזק on seal GannJAs 1883 Feb. — Mar., 134 No. 7; — on formative see LagBN 134) —
1. Greek Version of the LXX Εξεκιας, son of Ahaz, King of Judah, seldom חִזְקִיָּה 2 Kings 18:1, 2 Kings 18:10, 2 Kings 18:14 (twice in verse); 2 Kings 18:15, 2 Kings 18:16 (twice in verse), also אַנְשֵׁי ח׳ Proverbs 25:1; elsewhere in 2 Kings (except [H3169 2 Kings 20:10]) חִזְקִיָּהוּ: 2 Kings 16:20; 2 Kings 18:9 + 34 times, 2 Kings 18-21 || Isaiah 36:1 + 31 times, Isaiah 36-39; also Jeremiah 26:18, 19; 1 Chronicles 3:13; 2 Chronicles 29:18, 2 Chronicles 29:27; 2 Chronicles 30:24; 2 Chronicles 32:15; in Chronicles usually. יְחִזְקִיָּחוּ 1 Chronicles 4:41; 2 Chronicles 28:27 + 35 times 2 Chronicles 29-33; also [H3169 2 Kings 20:10]; Jeremiah 15:4, and in title Isaiah 1:1; יִחִזְקִיָה Hosea 1:1; Micah 1:1 (if י in these three be not text error for וְ).
† 2. חִזְקִיָּה great-great-grandfather of prophet Zephaniah Zephaniah 1:1, Greek Version of the LXXτοῦ Εξεκιου, perhaps =1.
† 3. Greek Version of the LXX Εξεκια(ς), חִזְקִיָּה man of royal Davidic line 1 Chronicles 3:23 probably near time of Chronicles.
† 4. יְחִזְקִיָּה, Greek Version of the LXX Εξεκια(ς), head of a family of returned exiles Ezra 2:16 = חִזְקִיָּה Nehemiah 7:21, compare also ח׳ Nehemiah 10:18 [Nehemiah 10:17].
† 5. יְחִזְקִיָּהוּ Greek Version of the LXX Εξεκιας, an Ephraimite, Ahaz's time [H3169 2 Chronicles 28:12].
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

2 Kings

16:20; 18:1; 18:1; 18:9; 18:10; 18:14; 18:15; 18:16

1 Chronicles

3:13; 3:23; 4:41

2 Chronicles

28:27; 29:18; 29:27; 30:24; 32:15




7:21; 10:17




1:1; 36:1


15:4; 26:18; 26:19








Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2396 matches the Hebrew חִזְקִיָּה (ḥizqîyâ),
which occurs 130 times in 119 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 3 (2Ki 16:20–2Ch 30:1)

Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 16:20 - And Ahaz slept with his fathers, and was buried with his fathers in the city of David: and Hezekiah H2396 his son reigned in his stead.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:1 - Now it came to pass in the third year of Hoshea son of Elah king of Israel, that Hezekiah H2396 the son of Ahaz king of Judah began to reign.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:9 - And it came to pass in the fourth year of king Hezekiah, H2396 which was the seventh year of Hoshea son of Elah king of Israel, that Shalmaneser king of Assyria came up against Samaria, and besieged it.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:10 - And at the end of three years they took it: even in the sixth year of Hezekiah, H2396 that is the ninth year of Hoshea king of Israel, Samaria was taken.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:13 - Now in the fourteenth year of king Hezekiah H2396 did Sennacherib king of Assyria come up against all the fenced cities of Judah, and took them.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:14 - And Hezekiah H2396 king of Judah sent to the king of Assyria to Lachish, saying, I have offended; return from me: that which thou puttest on me will I bear. And the king of Assyria appointed unto Hezekiah H2396 king of Judah three hundred talents of silver and thirty talents of gold.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:15 - And Hezekiah H2396 gave him all the silver that was found in the house of the LORD, and in the treasures of the king's house.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:16 - At that time did Hezekiah H2396 cut off the gold from the doors of the temple of the LORD, and from the pillars which Hezekiah H2396 king of Judah had overlaid, and gave it to the king of Assyria.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:17 - And the king of Assyria sent Tartan and Rabsaris and Rabshakeh from Lachish to king Hezekiah H2396 with a great host against Jerusalem. And they went up and came to Jerusalem. And when they were come up, they came and stood by the conduit of the upper pool, which is in the highway of the fuller's field.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:19 - And Rabshakeh said unto them, Speak ye now to Hezekiah, H2396 Thus saith the great king, the king of Assyria, What confidence is this wherein thou trustest?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:22 - But if ye say unto me, We trust in the LORD our God: is not that he, whose high places and whose altars Hezekiah H2396 hath taken away, and hath said to Judah and Jerusalem, Ye shall worship before this altar in Jerusalem?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:29 - Thus saith the king, Let not Hezekiah H2396 deceive you: for he shall not be able to deliver you out of his hand:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:30 - Neither let Hezekiah H2396 make you trust in the LORD, saying, The LORD will surely deliver us, and this city shall not be delivered into the hand of the king of Assyria.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:31 - Hearken not to Hezekiah: H2396 for thus saith the king of Assyria, Make an agreement with me by a present, and come out to me, and then eat ye every man of his own vine, and every one of his fig tree, and drink ye every one the waters of his cistern:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:32 - Until I come and take you away to a land like your own land, a land of corn and wine, a land of bread and vineyards, a land of oil olive and of honey, that ye may live, and not die: and hearken not unto Hezekiah, H2396 when he persuadeth you, saying, The LORD will deliver us.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:37 - Then came Eliakim the son of Hilkiah, which was over the household, and Shebna the scribe, and Joah the son of Asaph the recorder, to Hezekiah H2396 with their clothes rent, and told him the words of Rabshakeh.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:1 - And it came to pass, when king Hezekiah H2396 heard it, that he rent his clothes, and covered himself with sackcloth, and went into the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:3 - And they said unto him, Thus saith Hezekiah, H2396 This day is a day of trouble, and of rebuke, and blasphemy: for the children are come to the birth, and there is not strength to bring forth.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:5 - So the servants of king Hezekiah H2396 came to Isaiah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:9 - And when he heard say of Tirhakah king of Ethiopia, Behold, he is come out to fight against thee: he sent messengers again unto Hezekiah, H2396 saying,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:10 - Thus shall ye speak to Hezekiah H2396 king of Judah, saying, Let not thy God in whom thou trustest deceive thee, saying, Jerusalem shall not be delivered into the hand of the king of Assyria.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:14 - And Hezekiah H2396 received the letter of the hand of the messengers, and read it: and Hezekiah H2396 went up into the house of the LORD, and spread it before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:15 - And Hezekiah H2396 prayed before the LORD, and said, O LORD God of Israel, which dwellest between the cherubims, thou art the God, even thou alone, of all the kingdoms of the earth; thou hast made heaven and earth.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:20 - Then Isaiah the son of Amoz sent to Hezekiah, H2396 saying, Thus saith the LORD God of Israel, That which thou hast prayed to me against Sennacherib king of Assyria I have heard.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:1 - In those days was Hezekiah H2396 sick unto death. And the prophet Isaiah the son of Amoz came to him, and said unto him, Thus saith the LORD, Set thine house in order; for thou shalt die, and not live.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:3 - I beseech thee, O LORD, remember now how I have walked before thee in truth and with a perfect heart, and have done that which is good in thy sight. And Hezekiah H2396 wept sore.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:5 - Turn again, and tell Hezekiah H2396 the captain of my people, Thus saith the LORD, the God of David thy father, I have heard thy prayer, I have seen thy tears: behold, I will heal thee: on the third day thou shalt go up unto the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:8 - And Hezekiah H2396 said unto Isaiah, What shall be the sign that the LORD will heal me, and that I shall go up into the house of the LORD the third day?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:10 - And Hezekiah answered, It is a light thing for the shadow to go down ten degrees: nay, but let the shadow return backward ten degrees.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:12 - At that time Berodachbaladan, the son of Baladan, king of Babylon, sent letters and a present unto Hezekiah: H2396 for he had heard that Hezekiah H2396 had been sick.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:13 - And Hezekiah H2396 hearkened unto them, and shewed them all the house of his precious things, the silver, and the gold, and the spices, and the precious ointment, and all the house of his armour, and all that was found in his treasures: there was nothing in his house, nor in all his dominion, that Hezekiah H2396 shewed them not.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:14 - Then came Isaiah the prophet unto king Hezekiah, H2396 and said unto him, What said these men? and from whence came they unto thee? And Hezekiah H2396 said, They are come from a far country, even from Babylon.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:15 - And he said, What have they seen in thine house? And Hezekiah H2396 answered, All the things that are in mine house have they seen: there is nothing among my treasures that I have not shewed them.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:16 - And Isaiah said unto Hezekiah, H2396 Hear the word of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:19 - Then said Hezekiah H2396 unto Isaiah, Good is the word of the LORD which thou hast spoken. And he said, Is it not good, if peace and truth be in my days?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:20 - And the rest of the acts of Hezekiah, H2396 and all his might, and how he made a pool, and a conduit, and brought water into the city, are they not written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Judah?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:21 - And Hezekiah H2396 slept with his fathers: and Manasseh his son reigned in his stead.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 21:3 - For he built up again the high places which Hezekiah H2396 his father had destroyed; and he reared up altars for Baal, and made a grove, as did Ahab king of Israel; and worshipped all the host of heaven, and served them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:13 - Ahaz his son, Hezekiah H2396 his son, Manasseh his son,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:23 - And the sons of Neariah; Elioenai, and Hezekiah, H2396 and Azrikam, three.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:41 - And these written by name came in the days of Hezekiah king of Judah, and smote their tents, and the habitations that were found there, and destroyed them utterly unto this day, and dwelt in their rooms: because there was pasture there for their flocks.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:27 - And Ahaz slept with his fathers, and they buried him in the city, even in Jerusalem: but they brought him not into the sepulchres of the kings of Israel: and Hezekiah his son reigned in his stead.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:1 - Hezekiah began to reign when he was five and twenty years old, and he reigned nine and twenty years in Jerusalem. And his mother's name was Abijah, the daughter of Zechariah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:18 - Then they went in to Hezekiah H2396 the king, and said, We have cleansed all the house of the LORD, and the altar of burnt offering, with all the vessels thereof, and the shewbread table, with all the vessels thereof.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:20 - Then Hezekiah the king rose early, and gathered the rulers of the city, and went up to the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:27 - And Hezekiah H2396 commanded to offer the burnt offering upon the altar. And when the burnt offering began, the song of the LORD began also with the trumpets, and with the instruments ordained by David king of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:30 - Moreover Hezekiah the king and the princes commanded the Levites to sing praise unto the LORD with the words of David, and of Asaph the seer. And they sang praises with gladness, and they bowed their heads and worshipped.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:31 - Then Hezekiah answered and said, Now ye have consecrated yourselves unto the LORD, come near and bring sacrifices and thank offerings into the house of the LORD. And the congregation brought in sacrifices and thank offerings; and as many as were of a free heart burnt offerings.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:36 - And Hezekiah rejoiced, and all the people, that God had prepared the people: for the thing was done suddenly.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 30:1 - And Hezekiah sent to all Israel and Judah, and wrote letters also to Ephraim and Manasseh, that they should come to the house of the LORD at Jerusalem, to keep the passover unto the LORD God of Israel.

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