Hilkiah (Hil-ki´uh; Heb., “Yah[weh] is my portion”)

1 A Levite from the line of Merari (1Chr 6:45). 2 The son of Hosah, a Merarite Levite in the time of David (1Chr 26:11). 3 The father of Eliakim, a royal official in the time of King Hezekiah (2Kgs 18:18; Isa 22:20). 4 The father of Jeremiah, a priest (Jer 1:1). 5 A high priest in the late seventh century BCE who reported that a book of the law had been found at the Temple (2Kgs 22-23; 2Chr 35:8). He appears to have been an ancestor of Ezra (Ezra 7:1; 1Chr 6:13-15). 6 The name of several other OT figures (Jer 29:3; Neh 8:4; Neh 12:7; Bar 1:1; Sus 13:29).

1Chr 6:45

45son of Hashabiah, son of Amaziah, son of Hilkiah,

1Chr 26:11

11Hilkiah the second, Tebaliah the third, Zechariah the fourth: all the sons and brothers of Hosah totaled thirteen.

2Kgs 18:18

18When they called for the king, there came out to them Eliakim son of Hilkiah, who was in charge of the palace, and Shebnah the secretary, and Joah son of Asap ... View more

Isa 22:20

20On that day I will call my servant Eliakim son of Hilkiah,

Jer 1:1

1The words of Jeremiah son of Hilkiah, of the priests who were in Anathoth in the land of Benjamin,

2Kgs 22-23

Josiah Reigns over Judah
1Josiah was eight years old when he began to reign; he reigned thirty-one years in Jerusalem. His mother's name was Jedidah daughter of ... View more

2Chr 35:8

8His officials contributed willingly to the people, to the priests, and to the Levites. Hilkiah, Zechariah, and Jehiel, the chief officers of the house of God, ... View more

Ezra 7:1

The Coming and Work of Ezra
1After this, in the reign of King Artaxerxes of Persia, Ezra son of Seraiah, son of Azariah, son of Hilkiah,

1Chr 6:13-15

13Shallum of Hilkiah, Hilkiah of Azariah,14Azariah of Seraiah, Seraiah of Jehozadak;15and Jehozadak went into exile when the Lord sent Judah and Jerusalem into ... View more

Jer 29:3

3The letter was sent by the hand of Elasah son of Shaphan and Gemariah son of Hilkiah, whom King Zedekiah of Judah sent to Babylon to King Nebuchadnezzar of Bab ... View more

Neh 8:4

4The scribe Ezra stood on a wooden platform that had been made for the purpose; and beside him stood Mattithiah, Shema, Anaiah, Uriah, Hilkiah, and Maaseiah on ... View more

Neh 12:7

7Sallu, Amok, Hilkiah, Jedaiah. These were the leaders of the priests and of their associates in the days of Jeshua.

Bar 1:1

Baruch and the Jews in Babylon
1These are the words of the book that Baruch son of Neriah son of Mahseiah son of Zedekiah son of Hasadiah son of Hilkiah wrote i ... View more

Sus 13:29

29“Send for Susanna daughter of Hilkiah, the wife of Joakim.”

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