What does Jahaziah mean in the Bible?

Greek / Hebrew Translation Occurance
וְיַחְזְיָ֥ה son of Tikvah 1

Definitions Related to Jahaziah


   1 son of Tikvah, apparently a priest and leader during the time of Ezra.
   Additional Information: Jahaziah = “Jehovah views”.

Frequency of Jahaziah (original languages)

Frequency of Jahaziah (English)


Holman Bible Dictionary - Jahaziah
(jay' huh zi' uh) Personal name meaning, “Yahweh looked.” Person who opposed Ezra's plan to call for divorce in the mixed marriages (Ezra 10:15 ). Note the alternative interpretation of a difficult Hebrew text by KJV.
Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Jahaziah
Morrish Bible Dictionary - Jahaziah
Son of Tikvah: a chief who supported Ezra in the matter of separating from foreign wives. Ezra 10:15 .
Hitchcock's Bible Names - Jahaziah
The vision of the Lord

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Jahzeiah - (jah zee' yah) Modern translation spelling of Jahaziah (Ezra 10:15 ). See Jahaziah
Tikvah - Father of Jahaziah
Tik'Vah - ) ...
The father of Jahaziah
Tikvah - Father of Jahaziah who opposed Ezra's call for Israelites to divorce their foreign wives (Ezra 10:15 )
Asahel - The father of Jonathan who along with Jahaziah opposed Ezra's direction for the men of Judah to separate themselves from the foreign wives they had married