What does Amasiah mean in the Bible?

Greek / Hebrew Translation Occurance
עֲמַסְיָ֣ה son of Zichri and captain of 200 1

Definitions Related to Amasiah


   1 son of Zichri and captain of 200,000 warriors of Judah in the reign of king Jehoshaphat of Judah.
   Additional Information: Amasiah = “Jehovah is strength”.

Frequency of Amasiah (original languages)

Frequency of Amasiah (English)


Easton's Bible Dictionary - Amasiah
Burden of (i.e., "sustained by") Jehovah, the "son of Zichri, who willingly offered himself unto the Lord," a captain over thousands under Jehoshaphat (2 Chronicles 17:16 ; Compare Judges 5:9 ).
Holman Bible Dictionary - Amasiah
(aym uh ssi' uh) Personal name meaning “Yahweh has borne.” One of the captains of Jehoshaphat (2 Chronicles 17:16 ).
Morrish Bible Dictionary - Amasiah
Son of Zichri, who willingly offered himself to the Lord in the time of Jehoshaphat. 2 Chronicles 17:16 .

Sentence search

Zichri - Father of Amasiah, a captain of Jehoshaphat
Zichri - Of Judah; his son Amasiah commanded 200,000 under Jehoshaphat (2 Chronicles 17:16)
Zich'ri - ) ...
One of the tribe of Judah, father of Amasiah