Azariah

Azariah (Az´uh-ri´uh; Heb., “Yah[weh] has helped”)

A name also appearing in the OT as Azaryah and Azaryahu. 1 The king of Judah (2Kgs 14:21; 2Kgs 15:1; 2Kgs 15:7; 2Kgs 15:17; 2Kgs 15:23; 2Kgs 15:27; 1Chr 3:12), otherwise named Uzziah. 2 The two sons of the Judean king Jehoshaphat (2Chr 21:2). 3 The royal governor and army officer (1Kgs 4:5; 2Chr 23:1). 4 A prophet (2Chr 15:1). 5 Several priests (1Kgs 4:2; 1Chr 6:9; 1Chr 6:10; 1Chr 6:13-14; 1Chr 6:36; 1Chr 9:11; 2Chr 29:12; Neh 8:7). 6 Various tribal or other leaders (Jer 42:1 [LXX]; Jer 43:1; 1Chr 2:8, 1Chr 2:38-39; 2Chr 28:12; Neh 3:23-24; Neh 7:17; Neh 12:33). 7 The original name (Azzariah) of Abednego (Dan 1:6-7; Dan 1:11; Dan 1:19; Dan 2:17).

2Kgs 14:21

21All the people of Judah took Azariah, who was sixteen years old, and made him king to succeed his father Amaziah.

2Kgs 15:1

Azariah Reigns over Judah
1In the twenty-seventh year of King Jeroboam of Israel King Azariah son of Amaziah of Judah began to reign.

2Kgs 15:7

7Azariah slept with his ancestors; they buried him with his ancestors in the city of David; his son Jotham succeeded him.

2Kgs 15:17

Menahem Reigns over Israel
17In the thirty-ninth year of King Azariah of Judah, Menahem son of Gadi began to reign over Israel; he reigned ten years in Samaria.

2Kgs 15:23

Pekahiah Reigns over Israel
23In the fiftieth year of King Azariah of Judah, Pekahiah son of Menahem began to reign over Israel in Samaria; he reigned two years ... View more

2Kgs 15:27

Pekah Reigns over Israel
27In the fifty-second year of King Azariah of Judah, Pekah son of Remaliah began to reign over Israel in Samaria; he reigned twenty yea ... View more

1Chr 3:12

12Amaziah his son, Azariah his son, Jotham his son,

2Chr 21:2

2He had brothers, the sons of Jehoshaphat: Azariah, Jehiel, Zechariah, Azariah, Michael, and Shephatiah; all these were the sons of King Jehoshaphat of Judah.

1Kgs 4:5

5Azariah son of Nathan was over the officials; Zabud son of Nathan was priest and king's friend;

2Chr 23:1

1But in the seventh year Jehoiada took courage, and entered into a compact with the commanders of the hundreds, Azariah son of Jeroham, Ishmael son of Jehohanan ... View more

2Chr 15:1

1The spirit of God came upon Azariah son of Oded.

1Kgs 4:2

2and these were his high officials: Azariah son of Zadok was the priest;

1Chr 6:9

9Ahimaaz of Azariah, Azariah of Johanan,

1Chr 6:10

10and Johanan of Azariah (it was he who served as priest in the house that Solomon built in Jerusalem).

1Chr 6:13-14

13Shallum of Hilkiah, Hilkiah of Azariah,14Azariah of Seraiah, Seraiah of Jehozadak;

1Chr 6:36

36son of Elkanah, son of Joel, son of Azariah, son of Zephaniah,

1Chr 9:11

11and Azariah son of Hilkiah, son of Meshullam, son of Zadok, son of Meraioth, son of Ahitub, the chief officer of the house of God;

2Chr 29:12

12Then the Levites arose, Mahath son of Amasai, and Joel son of Azariah, of the sons of the Kohathites; and of the sons of Merari, Kish son of Abdi, and Azariah ... View more

Neh 8:7

7Also Jeshua, Bani, Sherebiah, Jamin, Akkub, Shabbethai, Hodiah, Maaseiah, Kelita, Azariah, Jozabad, Hanan, Pelaiah, the Levites, helped the people to understan ... View more

Jer 42:1

Jeremiah Advises Survivors Not to Migrate
1Then all the commanders of the forces, and Johanan son of Kareah and Azariah son of Hoshaiah, and all the people from ... View more

Jer 43:1

Taken to Egypt, Jeremiah Warns of Judgment
1When Jeremiah finished speaking to all the people all these words of the Lord their God, with which the Lord their G ... View more

1Chr 2:8

8and Ethan's son was Azariah.

1Chr 2:38-39

38Obed became the father of Jehu, and Jehu of Azariah.39Azariah became the father of Helez, and Helez of Eleasah.

2Chr 28:12

12Moreover, certain chiefs of the Ephraimites, Azariah son of Johanan, Berechiah son of Meshillemoth, Jehizkiah son of Shallum, and Amasa son of Hadlai, stood u ... View more

Neh 3:23-24

23After them Benjamin and Hasshub made repairs opposite their house. After them Azariah son of Maaseiah son of Ananiah made repairs beside his own house.24After ... View more

Neh 7:17

17Of Azgad, two thousand three hundred twenty-two.

Neh 12:33

33and Azariah, Ezra, Meshullam,

Dan 1:6-7

6Among them were Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah, from the tribe of Judah.7The palace master gave them other names: Daniel he called Belteshazzar, Hanani ... View more

Dan 1:11

11Then Daniel asked the guard whom the palace master had appointed over Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah:

Dan 1:19

19and the king spoke with them. And among them all, no one was found to compare with Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah; therefore they were stationed in th ... View more

Dan 2:17

God Reveals Nebuchadnezzar's Dream
17Then Daniel went to his home and informed his companions, Hananiah, Mishael, and Azariah,

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