Uzza

Uzza (Uhz┬┤uh)

1 The burial garden of Manasseh (2Kgs 21:18) and Amon (2Kgs 21:26), kings of Judah. 2 A Benjaminite son of Gera (1Chr 8:7). 3 In postexilic Jerusalem a family of Temple servants (Ezra 2:49; Neh 7:51).

2Kgs 21:18

18Manasseh slept with his ancestors, and was buried in the garden of his house, in the garden of Uzza. His son Amon succeeded him.

2Kgs 21:26

26He was buried in his tomb in the garden of Uzza; then his son Josiah succeeded him.

1Chr 8:7

7Naaman, Ahijah, and Gera, that is, Heglam, who became the father of Uzza and Ahihud.

Ezra 2:49

49Uzza, Paseah, Besai,

Neh 7:51

51of Gazzam, of Uzza, of Paseah,

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