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Lexicon :: Strong's H5838 - ʿăzaryâ

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

עֲזַרְיָה ʻĂzaryâh, az-ar-yaw'; or עֲזַרְיָהוּ ʻĂzaryâhûw; from H5826 and H3050; Jah has helped; Azarjah, the name of nineteen Israelites:—Azariah.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 48x

The KJV translates Strong's H5838 in the following manner: Azariah (48x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 48x
The KJV translates Strong's H5838 in the following manner: Azariah (48x).
  1. Azariah = "Jehovah has helped"

    1. son of king Amaziah of Judah and king of Judah himself for 52 years; also 'Uzziah'

    2. the godly friend of Daniel who Nebuchadnezzar renamed Abednego; one of the three friends who with Daniel refused to make themselves unclean by eating food from the king's table which went against the dietary laws which God had given the Jews; also one of the three who were thrown into the fiery furnace for refusing to bow down to a graven image of Nebuchadnezzar and who were saved by the angel of the Lord

      1. also, 'Abednego' (H5664 or H5665)

    3. son of Nathan and an officer of Solomon; perhaps David's grandson and Solomon's nephew

    4. a prophet in the days of king Asa of Judah

    5. son of king Jehoshaphat of Judah and brother to 5

    6. another son of king Jehoshaphat of Judah and brother to 4

    7. a priest, son of Ahimaaz, grandson of Zadok and high priest in the reign of king Solomon

    8. the high priest in the reign of king Uzziah of Judah

    9. a priest who sealed the covenant with Nehemiah; probably same as 18

    10. a Kohathite Levite, father of Joel in the reign of king Hezekiah of Judah

    11. a Merarite Levite, son of Jehalelel in the reign of king Hezekiah of Judah

    12. a Kohathite Levite, son of Zephaniah and ancestor of Samuel the prophet

    13. a Levite who helped Ezra in instructing the people in the law

    14. son of Jeroham and one of the temple captains of Judah in the time of queen Athaliah; probably the same as 21

    15. son of Maaseiah who repaired part of the wall of Jerusalem in the time of Nehemiah

    16. one of the leaders who returned from Babylon with Zerubbabel

    17. a man who assisted in the dedication of the wall of Jerusalem in the time of Nehemiah; probably the same as 10

    18. son of Johanan, one of the captains of Ephraim in the reign of king Ahaz of Judah

    19. a Judaite, son of Ethan of the sons of Zerah

    20. a Judaite, son of Jehu of the family of the Jerahmeelites and descended from Jarha the Egyptian slave of Sheshan; probably one of the captains of the time of queen Athaliah and the same as 15

    21. a priest, son of Hilkiah

    22. a priest, son of Johanan

    23. son of king Jehoram of Judah; probably clerical error for 'Ahaziah'

    24. son of Meraioth

    25. son of Hoshaiah and one of the proud men who confronted Jeremiah

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
עֲזַרְיָה ʻĂzaryâh, az-ar-yaw'; or עֲזַרְיָהוּ ʻĂzaryâhûw; from H5826 and H3050; Jah has helped; Azarjah, the name of nineteen Israelites:—Azariah.
STRONGS H5838: Abbreviations
עֲזַרְיָ֫הוּ, עֲזַרְיָה proper name, masculine (י׳ hath helped); Azariah (Old Hebrew עזריהו, Phoenician עזרבעל, Old Aramaic הדדעזר, הדעדר Lzb338. 258 Cook42); — Αζαριας:
1. king of Judah (Assyrian Azriyâ'û COT 2 Kings 15:1 JägerBAS i, 468) עֲזַרְיָהוּ 2 Kings 15:6, 8; עֲזַרְיָה 2 Kings 14:21; 2 Kings 15:1, 7, 17, 23, 27; 1 Chronicles 3:12 (see עֻזִּיָּה).
2. יָהוּ1 Kings 4:5.
3. id. prophet 2 Chronicles 15:1.
4. sons of Jehoshaphat:
b. יָה - 2 Chronicles 21:2.
5. priests:
a. יָהוּ - 1 Kings 4:2 = יָה - 1 Chronicles 5:36 [1 Chronicles 6:10]; 1 Chronicles 5:37 [1 Chronicles 6:11]; Ezra 7:3.
b. יָה - 1 Chronicles 5:35 [ [1 Chronicles 6:0]; (twice in verse).
c. id., 1 Chronicles 5:39 [1 Chronicles 6:13]; >1 Chronicles 5:40 [1 Chronicles 6:14]; 1 Chronicles 9:11; Ezra 7:1.
d. id., Nehemiah 10:3.
e. יָהוּ - 2 Chronicles 31:10, 13, = יָה - 2 Chronicles 26:17, 20.
6. Levites, ׃־יָהוּ.
b. 2 Chronicles 29:12. ׃־יָה.
7. יָהוּ - a temple captain 2 Chronicles 23:1a (van d. H. יָהmargin), 2 Chronicles 23:1b..
8. יָהNehemiah 3:23, 24.
9. יָה — Zerubbabel Nehemiah 7:7 (שְׂרָיָה || Ezra 2:2).
10. יָה - Nehemiah 12:33.
11. יָהוּ - Epharimite 2 Chronicles 28:12.
12. יָה — Judah:
a. son of Ethan (!) 1 Chronicles 2:8.
b. 1 Chronicles 2:38; 1 Chronicles 2:39. — For עֲזַרְיָהוּ 2 Chronicles 22:6 read אֲחַזְיָה compare 2 Chronicles 22:7. **עֲזַרְיָה occurs also Jeremiah 43:2 = (וִ)יזַנְיָה Jeremiah 42:1 (see above); and as friend of Danial Daniel 1:6; Daniel 1:7; Daniel 1:11; Daniel 1:19.

See related Aramaic BDB entry H5839.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Kings

4:2; 4:5

2 Kings

14:21; 15:1; 15:1; 15:6; 15:7; 15:8; 15:17; 15:23; 15:27

1 Chronicles

2:8; 2:38; 2:39; 3:12; 6; 6:10; 6:11; 6:13; 6:14; 6:21; 9:11

2 Chronicles

15:1; 21:2; 21:2; 22:6; 22:7; 23:1; 23:1; 26:17; 26:20; 28:12; 29:12; 29:12; 31:10; 31:13


2:2; 7:1; 7:3


3:23; 3:24; 7:7; 8:7; 10:3; 12:33


42:1; 43:2


1:6; 1:7; 1:11; 1:19


Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H5838 matches the Hebrew עֲזַרְיָה (ʿăzaryâ),
which occurs 48 times in 44 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:2 - And these were the princes which he had; Azariah H5838 the son of Zadok the priest,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:5 - And Azariah H5838 the son of Nathan was over the officers: and Zabud the son of Nathan was principal officer, and the king's friend:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 14:21 - And all the people of Judah took Azariah, H5838 which was sixteen years old, and made him king instead of his father Amaziah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:1 - In the twenty and seventh year of Jeroboam king of Israel began Azariah H5838 son of Amaziah king of Judah to reign.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:6 - And the rest of the acts of Azariah, H5838 and all that he did, are they not written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Judah?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:7 - So Azariah H5838 slept with his fathers; and they buried him with his fathers in the city of David: and Jotham his son reigned in his stead.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:8 - In the thirty and eighth year of Azariah H5838 king of Judah did Zachariah the son of Jeroboam reign over Israel in Samaria six months.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:17 - In the nine and thirtieth year of Azariah H5838 king of Judah began Menahem the son of Gadi to reign over Israel, and reigned ten years in Samaria.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:23 - In the fiftieth year of Azariah H5838 king of Judah Pekahiah the son of Menahem began to reign over Israel in Samaria, and reigned two years.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:27 - In the two and fiftieth year of Azariah H5838 king of Judah Pekah the son of Remaliah began to reign over Israel in Samaria, and reigned twenty years.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 2:8 - And the sons of Ethan; Azariah. H5838
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 2:38 - And Obed begat Jehu, and Jehu begat Azariah, H5838
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 2:39 - And Azariah H5838 begat Helez, and Helez begat Eleasah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:12 - Amaziah his son, Azariah H5838 his son, Jotham his son,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:9 - And Ahimaaz begat Azariah, H5838 and Azariah H5838 begat Johanan,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:10 - And Johanan begat Azariah, H5838 (he it is that executed the priest's office in the temple that Solomon built in Jerusalem:)
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:11 - And Azariah H5838 begat Amariah, and Amariah begat Ahitub,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:13 - And Shallum begat Hilkiah, and Hilkiah begat Azariah, H5838
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:14 - And Azariah H5838 begat Seraiah, and Seraiah begat Jehozadak,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:36 - The son of Elkanah, the son of Joel, the son of Azariah, H5838 the son of Zephaniah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 9:11 - And Azariah H5838 the son of Hilkiah, the son of Meshullam, the son of Zadok, the son of Meraioth, the son of Ahitub, the ruler of the house of God;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 15:1 - And the Spirit of God came upon Azariah H5838 the son of Oded:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 21:2 - And he had brethren the sons of Jehoshaphat, Azariah, H5838 and Jehiel, and Zechariah, and Azariah, H5838 and Michael, and Shephatiah: all these were the sons of Jehoshaphat king of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 22:6 - And he returned to be healed in Jezreel because of the wounds which were given him at Ramah, when he fought with Hazael king of Syria. And Azariah H5838 the son of Jehoram king of Judah went down to see Jehoram the son of Ahab at Jezreel, because he was sick.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 23:1 - And in the seventh year Jehoiada strengthened himself, and took the captains of hundreds, Azariah H5838 the son of Jeroham, and Ishmael the son of Jehohanan, and Azariah H5838 the son of Obed, and Maaseiah the son of Adaiah, and Elishaphat the son of Zichri, into covenant with him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 26:17 - And Azariah H5838 the priest went in after him, and with him fourscore priests of the LORD, that were valiant men:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 26:20 - And Azariah H5838 the chief priest, and all the priests, looked upon him, and, behold, he was leprous in his forehead, and they thrust him out from thence; yea, himself hasted also to go out, because the LORD had smitten him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:12 - Then certain of the heads of the children of Ephraim, Azariah H5838 the son of Johanan, Berechiah the son of Meshillemoth, and Jehizkiah the son of Shallum, and Amasa the son of Hadlai, stood up against them that came from the war,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:12 - Then the Levites arose, Mahath the son of Amasai, and Joel the son of Azariah, H5838 of the sons of the Kohathites: and of the sons of Merari, Kish the son of Abdi, and Azariah H5838 the son of Jehalelel: and of the Gershonites; Joah the son of Zimmah, and Eden the son of Joah:
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 31:10 - And Azariah H5838 the chief priest of the house of Zadok answered him, and said, Since the people began to bring the offerings into the house of the LORD, we have had enough to eat, and have left plenty: for the LORD hath blessed his people; and that which is left is this great store.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 31:13 - And Jehiel, and Azaziah, and Nahath, and Asahel, and Jerimoth, and Jozabad, and Eliel, and Ismachiah, and Mahath, and Benaiah, were overseers under the hand of Cononiah and Shimei his brother, at the commandment of Hezekiah the king, and Azariah H5838 the ruler of the house of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:1 - Now after these things, in the reign of Artaxerxes king of Persia, Ezra the son of Seraiah, the son of Azariah, H5838 the son of Hilkiah,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:3 - The son of Amariah, the son of Azariah, H5838 the son of Meraioth,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:23 - After him repaired Benjamin and Hashub over against their house. After him repaired Azariah H5838 the son of Maaseiah the son of Ananiah by his house.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:24 - After him repaired Binnui the son of Henadad another piece, from the house of Azariah H5838 unto the turning of the wall, even unto the corner.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:7 - Who came with Zerubbabel, Jeshua, Nehemiah, Azariah, H5838 Raamiah, Nahamani, Mordecai, Bilshan, Mispereth, Bigvai, Nehum, Baanah. The number, I say, of the men of the people of Israel was this;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:7 - Also Jeshua, and Bani, and Sherebiah, Jamin, Akkub, Shabbethai, Hodijah, Maaseiah, Kelita, Azariah, H5838 Jozabad, Hanan, Pelaiah, and the Levites, caused the people to understand the law: and the people stood in their place.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 10:2 - Seraiah, Azariah, H5838 Jeremiah,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:33 - And Azariah, H5838 Ezra, and Meshullam,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 43:2 - Then spake Azariah H5838 the son of Hoshaiah, and Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the proud men, saying unto Jeremiah, Thou speakest falsely: the LORD our God hath not sent thee to say, Go not into Egypt to sojourn there:
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 1:6 - Now among these were of the children of Judah, Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah: H5838
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 1:7 - Unto whom the prince of the eunuchs gave names: for he gave unto Daniel the name of Belteshazzar; and to Hananiah, of Shadrach; and to Mishael, of Meshach; and to Azariah, H5838 of Abednego.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 1:11 - Then said Daniel to Melzar, whom the prince of the eunuchs had set over Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah, H5838
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 1:19 - And the king communed with them; and among them all was found none like Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah: H5838 therefore stood they before the king.
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