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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 slept 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 came up against Samaria and besieged it.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:10 - 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 came up against all the fortified cities of Judah and seized them.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:14 - Then Hezekiah H2396 king of Judah sent to the king of Assyria at Lachish, saying, “I have done wrong. [fn]Withdraw from me; whatever you [fn]impose on me I will bear.” So the king of Assyria [fn]required of Hezekiah H2396 king of Judah three hundred talents of silver and thirty talents of gold.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:15 - Hezekiah H2396 gave him all the silver which 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 gave it to the king of Assyria.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:17 - Then the king of Assyria sent Tartan and 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 highway of the [fn]fuller’s field.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:19 - Then Rabshakeh said to them, “Say now to Hezekiah, H2396 ‘Thus says the great king, the king of Assyria, “What is this confidence that you [fn]have?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:22 - “But if you say to me, ‘We trust in the LORD our God,’ is it not He whose high places and whose altars Hezekiah H2396 has taken away, and has said to Judah and to Jerusalem, ‘You shall worship before this altar in Jerusalem’?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:29 - “Thus says the king, ‘Do not let Hezekiah H2396 deceive you, for he will not be able to deliver you from [fn]my hand;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:30 - nor let Hezekiah H2396 make you trust in the LORD, saying, “The LORD will surely deliver us, and this city will not be given into the hand of the king of Assyria.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:31 - ‘Do not listen to Hezekiah, H2396 for thus says the king of Assyria,[fn]Make your peace with me and come out to me, and eat each of his vine and each of his fig tree and drink each of the waters of his own cistern,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:32 - until I come and take you away 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 and honey, that you may live and not die.” But do not listen to Hezekiah H2396 when he misleads you, saying, “The LORD will deliver us.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 18:37 - Then Eliakim the son of Hilkiah, who was over the household, and Shebna the scribe and Joah the son of Asaph, the recorder, came to Hezekiah H2396 with their clothes torn and told him the words of Rabshakeh.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:1 - And when King Hezekiah H2396 heard it, he tore his clothes, covered himself with sackcloth and entered the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:3 - They said to him, “Thus says Hezekiah, H2396 ‘This day is a day of distress, rebuke, and rejection; for children have come to birth and there is no strength to deliver.
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 concerning Tirhakah king of [fn]Cush, “Behold, he has come out to fight against you,” he sent messengers again to Hezekiah H2396 saying,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 19:10 - “Thus you shall say to Hezekiah H2396 king of [fn]Judah, ‘Do not let your God in whom you trust deceive you saying, “Jerusalem will not be given into the hand of 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, “O LORD, the God of Israel, who are [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 to Hezekiah H2396 saying, “Thus says the LORD, the God of Israel, ‘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, “Thus says the LORD, ‘Set your house in order, for you shall die and not live.’”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:3 - “Remember now, O LORD, I beseech You, how I have walked before You in truth and with a whole heart and have done what is good in Your sight.” And Hezekiah H2396 wept [fn]bitterly.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:5 - “Return and say to Hezekiah H2396 the leader of My people, ‘Thus says the LORD, the God of your father David, “I have heard your prayer, I have seen your tears; behold, I will 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 shall go up to the house of the LORD the third day?”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:10 - So Hezekiah H2396 [fn]answered, “It is easy for the shadow to decline ten steps; no, but let 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 present to Hezekiah, H2396 for he heard that Hezekiah H2396 had been sick.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:13 - Hezekiah H2396 listened to them, and showed them all his treasure house, the silver and the gold and the spices and the precious oil and the house of his armor and all that was found in his treasuries. There was nothing in his house nor in all his dominion 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 - He said, “What have they seen in your house?” So Hezekiah H2396 [fn]answered, “They have seen all 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 so, if there will be peace and truth in my days?”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 20:20 - Now the rest of the acts of Hezekiah H2396 and all his might, and how he made 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 slept with his fathers, and Manasseh his son became king in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 21:3 - For he rebuilt the high places which Hezekiah H2396 his father had destroyed; and he erected altars for Baal and made an [fn]Asherah, as Ahab king of Israel had done, and worshiped 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 - The [fn]sons of Neariah were Elioenai, Hizkiah H2396 and Azrikam, three.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:41 - These, recorded by name, came in the days of Hezekiah H2396 king of Judah, and [fn]attacked their tents and the Meunites who were found there, and destroyed them utterly to this day, and lived in their place, because there was pasture there for their flocks.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:27 - So Ahaz slept with his fathers, and they buried him in the city, in Jerusalem, for they did not bring him into the tombs of the kings of Israel; and Hezekiah H2396 his son reigned in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:1 - Hezekiah H2396 became king when he was twenty-five years old; and he reigned 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 of its utensils, and the table of showbread with all of its utensils.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:20 - Then King Hezekiah H2396 arose 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 near and bring sacrifices and thank offerings to the house of the LORD.” And the assembly brought sacrifices and thank offerings, and all those who were [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 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 [fn]celebrate the Passover to the LORD God of Israel.

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