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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 - So Ahaz [fn]lay down with his fathers, and was buried with his fathers in the city of David; and his son Hezekiah H2396 reigned in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:1 - Now it came about in the third year of Hoshea, the son of Elah king of Israel, that Hezekiah H2396 the son of Ahaz king of Judah became king.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:9 - Now in the fourth year of King Hezekiah H2396, which was the seventh year of Hoshea son of Elah king of Israel, Shalmaneser king of Assyria marched against Samaria and besieged it.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:10 - And at the end of three years they captured it; in the sixth year of Hezekiah H2396, which was the ninth year of Hoshea king of Israel, Samaria was captured.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:13 - Now in the fourteenth year of King Hezekiah H2396, Sennacherib king of Assyria marched against all the fortified cities of Judah and seized them.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:14 - Then Hezekiah H2396 king of Judah sent messengers to the king of Assyria at Lachish, saying, “I have done wrong. [fn]Withdraw from me; whatever you impose on me I will endure.” So the king of Assyria imposed on Hezekiah H2396 king of Judah the payment of three hundred [fn]talents of silver and thirty talents of gold.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:15 - Hezekiah H2396 then gave him all the silver that was found in the house of the LORD, and in the treasuries of the king’s house.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:16 - At that time Hezekiah H2396 cut off the gold from the doors of the temple of the LORD, and from the doorposts, which Hezekiah H2396 king of Judah had overlaid, and he gave it to the king of Assyria.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:17 - Then the king of Assyria sent Tartan, Rab-saris, and Rabshakeh from Lachish to King Hezekiah H2396 with a large army to Jerusalem. So they went up and came to Jerusalem. And when they went up, they came and stood by the conduit of the upper pool, which is on the road of the [fn]fuller’s field.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:19 - And Rabshakeh said to them, “Say now to Hezekiah H2396, ‘This is what the great king, the king of Assyria says: “What is this confidence that you [fn]have?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:22 - “However, if you say to me, ‘We have trusted in the LORD our God,’ is it not He whose high places and whose altars Hezekiah H2396 has removed, and has said to Judah and to Jerusalem, ‘You shall worship before this altar in Jerusalem’?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:29 - “This is what the king says: ‘Do not let Hezekiah H2396 deceive you, for he will not be able to save you from [fn]my hand.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:30 - ‘And do not let Hezekiah H2396 lead you to trust in the LORD by saying, “The LORD will certainly save us, and this city will not be handed over to the king of Assyria.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:31 - ‘Do not listen to Hezekiah H2396, for this is what the king of Assyria says: “Make [fn]your peace with me and come out to me, and eat, each one, from his vine and each from his fig tree, and drink, each one, the waters of his own cistern,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:32 - until I come and take you to a land like your own land, a land of grain and new wine, a land of bread and vineyards, a land of olive trees producing oil, and of honey, so that you will live and not die.” But do not listen to Hezekiah H2396, because he misleads you by saying, “The LORD will save us.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:37 - Then Eliakim the son of Hilkiah, who was in charge of the household, and Shebna the scribe and Joah the son of Asaph, the secretary, came to Hezekiah H2396 with their clothes torn, and they reported to him the words of Rabshakeh.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:1 - Now when King Hezekiah H2396 heard the report, he tore his clothes, covered himself with sackcloth, and entered the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:3 - And they said to him, “This is what Hezekiah H2396 says: ‘This day is a day of distress, rebuke, and humiliation; for children have come to the point of birth, and there is no strength to deliver them.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:5 - So the servants of King Hezekiah H2396 came to Isaiah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:9 - When he heard them say about Tirhakah king of [fn]Cush, “Behold, he has come out to fight you,” he sent messengers again to Hezekiah H2396, saying,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:10 - “This is what you shall say to Hezekiah H2396 king of [fn]Judah: ‘Do not let your God in whom you trust deceive you by saying, “Jerusalem will not be handed over to the king of Assyria.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:14 - Then Hezekiah H2396 took the [fn]letter from the hand of the messengers and read it, and he went up to the house of the LORD and [fn]spread it out before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:15 - Hezekiah H2396 prayed before the LORD and said, “LORD, God of Israel, [fn]enthroned above the cherubim, You are the God, You alone, of all the kingdoms of the earth. You have made heaven and earth.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:20 - Then Isaiah the son of Amoz sent word to Hezekiah H2396, saying, “This is what the LORD, the God of Israel says: ‘Because you have prayed to Me about Sennacherib king of Assyria, I have heard you.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:1 - In those days Hezekiah H2396 became [fn]mortally ill. And Isaiah the prophet, the son of Amoz, came to him and said to him, “This is what the LORD says: ‘Set your house in order, for you are going to die and not live.’”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:3 - “Please, LORD, just remember how I have walked before You wholeheartedly and in truth, and have done what is good in Your sight!” And Hezekiah H2396 wept [fn]profusely.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:5 - “Return and say to Hezekiah H2396 the leader of My people, ‘This is what the LORD, the God of your father David says: “I have heard your prayer, I have seen your tears; behold, I am going to heal you. On the third day you shall go up to the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:8 - Now Hezekiah H2396 said to Isaiah, “What will be the sign that the LORD will heal me, and that I will go up to the house of the LORD on the third day?”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:10 - So Hezekiah H2396 said, “It is easy for the shadow to decline ten steps; no, but have the shadow turn backward ten steps.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:12 - At that time [fn]Berodach-baladan, a son of Baladan, king of Babylon, sent letters and a gift to Hezekiah H2396, because he heard that Hezekiah H2396 had been sick.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:13 - And Hezekiah H2396 listened to [fn]them, and showed them all his treasure house, the silver, the gold, the balsam oil, the [fn]scented oil, the house of his armor, and everything that was found in his treasuries. There was nothing in his house nor in all his realm that Hezekiah H2396 did not show them.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:14 - Then Isaiah the prophet came to King Hezekiah H2396 and said to him, “What did these men say, and from where have they come to you?” And Hezekiah H2396 said, “They have come from a far country, from Babylon.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:15 - Isaiah said, “What have they seen in your house?” So Hezekiah H2396 [fn]answered, “They have seen everything that is in my house; there is nothing among my treasuries that I have not shown them.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:16 - Then Isaiah said to Hezekiah H2396, “Hear the word of the LORD:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:19 - Then Hezekiah H2396 said to Isaiah, “The word of the LORD which you have spoken is good.” For he [fn]thought, “Is it not good, if there will be peace and [fn]security in my days?”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:20 - Now the rest of the acts of Hezekiah H2396 and all his might, and how he constructed the pool and the 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 - So Hezekiah H2396 [fn]lay down with his fathers, and his son Manasseh became king in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 21:3 - For he rebuilt the high places which his father Hezekiah H2396 had destroyed; and he erected altars for Baal and made an [fn]Asherah, just as Ahab king of Israel had done, and he worshiped all the heavenly [fn]lights and served them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:13 - Ahaz, his son, Hezekiah H2396, his son, Manasseh, his son,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:23 - The [fn]sons of Neariah were Elioenai, Hizkiah H2396, and Azrikam, three.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:41 - These people, recorded by name, came in the days of Hezekiah H2396 king of Judah, and they [fn]attacked their tents and the Meunites who were found there, and utterly destroyed them to this day; and they lived in their place, because there was pasture there for their flocks.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:27 - So Ahaz [fn]lay down with his fathers, and they buried him in the city, in Jerusalem, for they did not bring him to the tombs of the kings of Israel; and his son Hezekiah H2396 reigned in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:1 - Hezekiah H2396 became king when he was twenty-five years old; and he reigned for twenty-nine years in Jerusalem. And his mother’s name was Abijah, the daughter of Zechariah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:18 - Then they went in to King Hezekiah H2396 and said, “We have cleansed the whole house of the LORD, the altar of burnt offering with all its utensils, and the table of the showbread with all of its utensils.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:20 - Then King Hezekiah H2396 got up early and assembled the princes of the city, and went up to the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:27 - Then Hezekiah H2396 gave the order to offer the burnt offering on the altar. When the burnt offering began, the song to the LORD also began with the trumpets, [fn]accompanied by the instruments of David, king of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:30 - Moreover, King Hezekiah H2396 and the officials ordered the Levites to sing praises to the LORD with the words of David and Asaph the seer. So they sang praises with joy, and bowed down and worshiped.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:31 - Then Hezekiah H2396 said, “Now that you have [fn]consecrated yourselves to the LORD, come forward and bring sacrifices and thanksgiving offerings to the house of the LORD.” So the assembly brought sacrifices and thanksgiving offerings, and everyone who was [fn]willing brought burnt offerings.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:36 - Then Hezekiah H2396 and all the people rejoiced over what God had prepared for the people, because the thing came about suddenly.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 30:1 - Now Hezekiah H2396 sent word to all Israel and Judah and also wrote letters to Ephraim and Manasseh, that they should come to the house of the LORD in Jerusalem to [fn]celebrate the Passover to the LORD God of Israel.

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