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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.
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 - These were his officials: Azariah H5838 the son of Zadok was the priest;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 4:5 - and Azariah H5838 the son of Nathan was over the deputies; and Zabud the son of Nathan, a priest, was the king’s confidant;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 14:21 - And all the people of Judah took [fn]Azariah H5838, who was sixteen years old, and made him king in place of his father Amaziah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:1 - In the twenty-seventh year of Jeroboam king of Israel, Azariah H5838 son of Amaziah king of Judah became king.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:6 - Now as for 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 - And Azariah H5838 [fn]lay down with his fathers, and they buried him with his fathers in the city of David, and his son Jotham became king in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:8 - In the thirty-eighth year of Azariah H5838 king of Judah, Zechariah the son of Jeroboam became king over Israel in Samaria for six months.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:17 - In the thirty-ninth year of Azariah H5838 king of Judah, Menahem the son of Gadi became king over Israel and reigned for ten years in Samaria.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:23 - In the fiftieth year of Azariah H5838 king of Judah, Pekahiah the son of Menahem became king over Israel in Samaria, and reigned for two years.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:27 - In the fifty-second year of Azariah H5838 king of Judah, Pekah the son of Remaliah became king over Israel in Samaria, and he reigned for twenty years.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 2:8 - The [fn]son of Ethan was Azariah H5838.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 2:38 - Obed fathered Jehu, Jehu fathered Azariah H5838,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 2:39 - Azariah H5838 fathered Helez, Helez fathered Eleasah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:12 - Amaziah, his son, Azariah H5838, his son, Jotham, his son,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:9 - Ahimaaz fathered Azariah H5838, Azariah H5838 fathered Johanan,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:10 - Johanan fathered Azariah H5838 (it was he who served as the priest in the house which Solomon built in Jerusalem),
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:11 - Azariah H5838 fathered Amariah, Amariah fathered Ahitub,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:13 - Shallum fathered Hilkiah, Hilkiah fathered Azariah H5838,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 6:14 - Azariah H5838 fathered Seraiah, and Seraiah fathered 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 [fn]Azariah H5838 the son of Hilkiah, the son of Meshullam, the son of Zadok, the son of Meraioth, the son of Ahitub, the chief officer of the house of God;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 15:1 - Now the Spirit of God came on Azariah H5838 the son of Oded,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 21:2 - He had brothers, the sons of Jehoshaphat: Azariah H5838, Jehiel, Zechariah, [fn]Azaryahu H5838, Michael, and Shephatiah. All these were the sons of Jehoshaphat king of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 22:6 - So he returned to be healed in Jezreel of the wounds [fn]which they had inflicted on him at Ramah, when he fought against Hazael king of Aram. And [fn]Ahaziah, the son of Jehoram king of Judah, went down to see Jehoram the son of Ahab in Jezreel, because he was sick.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 23:1 - Now in the seventh year, Jehoiada gathered his courage, and took captains of hundreds: Azariah H5838 the son of Jeroham, Ishmael the son of Johanan, Azariah H5838 the son of Obed, Maaseiah the son of Adaiah, and Elishaphat the son of Zichri, and they entered into a covenant with him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 26:17 - Then Azariah H5838 the priest entered after him, and with him eighty priests of the LORD, valiant men.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 26:20 - Azariah H5838 the chief priest and all the priests looked at him, and behold, he was leprous on his forehead; and they quickly removed him from there, and he himself also hurried to get out because the LORD had stricken him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 28:12 - Then some of the leading men of the sons of Ephraim—Azariah H5838 the son of Johanan, Berechiah the son of Meshillemoth, Jehizkiah the son of Shallum, and Amasa the son of Hadlai—rose up against those who were coming from the battle,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 29:12 - Then the Levites arose: Mahath the son of Amasai and Joel the son of Azariah H5838, from the sons of the Kohathites; and from the sons of Merari, Kish the son of Abdi and Azariah H5838 the son of Jehallelel; and from the Gershonites, Joah the son of Zimmah and Eden the son of Joah;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 31:10 - Azariah H5838, the chief priest of the house of Zadok, said to [fn]him, “Since the contributions started coming into the house of the LORD, we have had enough to eat with plenty left over, for the LORD has blessed His people, and this great quantity is left over.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 31:13 - Jehiel, Azaziah, Nahath, Asahel, Jerimoth, Jozabad, Eliel, Ismachiah, Mahath, and Benaiah were overseers [fn]under the authority of Conaniah and his brother Shimei by the appointment of King Hezekiah, and Azariah H5838 was the chief officer of the house of God.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:1 - Now after these things, in the reign of Artaxerxes king of Persia, Ezra went up to Jerusalem; Ezra was the son of Seraiah, son of Azariah H5838, son of Hilkiah,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 7:3 - son of Amariah, son of Azariah H5838, son of Meraioth,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:23 - After [fn]them Benjamin and Hasshub carried out repairs in front of their house. After [fn]them Azariah H5838 the son of Maaseiah, son of Ananiah, carried out repairs beside his house.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 3:24 - After him Binnui the son of Henadad repaired another section, from the house of Azariah H5838 as far as the Angle and as far as the corner.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 7:7 - who came with Zerubbabel, Jeshua, Nehemiah, [fn]Azariah H5838, [fn]Raamiah, Nahamani, Mordecai, Bilshan, [fn]Mispereth, Bigvai, [fn]Nehum, and Baanah.
The number of men of the people of Israel:
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 8:7 - Also Jeshua, Bani, Sherebiah, Jamin, Akkub, Shabbethai, Hodiah, Maaseiah, Kelita, Azariah H5838, Jozabad, Hanan, Pelaiah, and the Levites explained the Law to the people while the people remained in their place.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 10:2 - Seraiah, Azariah H5838, Jeremiah,
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:33 - with Azariah H5838, Ezra, Meshullam,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 43:2 - Azariah H5838 the son of Hoshaiah, Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the arrogant men said to Jeremiah, “You are telling a lie! The LORD our God has not sent you to say, ‘You are not to enter Egypt to reside there’;
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 1:6 - Now among them from the sons of Judah were Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah H5838.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 1:7 - Then the commander of the officials assigned new names to them; and to Daniel he assigned the name Belteshazzar, to Hananiah Shadrach, to Mishael Meshach, and to Azariah H5838 Abed-nego.
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 1:11 - But Daniel said to the overseer whom the commander of the officials had appointed over Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah H5838,
Unchecked Copy BoxDan 1:19 - And the king talked with them, and out of them all not one was found like Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah H5838; so they [fn]entered the king’s personal service.

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