What does Zerahiah mean in the Bible?

Greek / Hebrew Translation Occurance
זְרַֽחְיָ֥ה a priest 2
זְרַֽחְיָ֔ה a priest 1
וּֽזְרַֽחְיָ֖ה a priest 1
זְרַֽחְיָ֑ה a priest 1

Definitions Related to Zerahiah

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   1 a priest, son of Uzzi, and ancestor of Ezra the scribe.
   2 father of Elihoenai of the sons of Pahath-moab, whose descendants returned from the captivity with Ezra.
   Additional Information: Zerahiah = “Jehovah has risen”.
   

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Dictionary

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Zerahiah
ZERAHIAH . 1 . A priest, an ancestor of Ezra ( 1 Chronicles 6:6 bis . 51, Ezra 7:4 [1]). 2 . The father of Eliehoenai, Ezra 8:4 [2].
Holman Bible Dictionary - Zerahiah
(zuh ruh hi' uh) Personal name meaning, “Yahweh has dawned.” 1. Priest descended from Phinehas (1Chronicles 6:6,1 Chronicles 6:51 ; Ezra 7:4 ). 2 . Descendant of Pahath-Moab (“governor of Moab”) and father of Eliehoenai (Ezra 8:4 ). See Izrahiah .
Hitchcock's Bible Names - Zerahiah
The Lord rising; brightness of the Lord
Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Zerahiah
A priest, son of Uzzi; ancestor of Ezra (1 Chronicles 6:6; 1 Chronicles 6:51; Ezra 7:4).
Morrish Bible Dictionary - Zerahiah
1. Son of Uzzi, a priest. 1 Chronicles 6:6,51 ; Ezra 7:4 .
2. Ancestor of some who returned from exile. Ezra 8:4 .

Sentence search

Elihoenai - Son of Zerahiah: one who returned from exile
Zaraias - Esther 8:2 Esther 8:2 , one of the ancestors of Ezra, called Zerahiah , Ezra 7:4 , and Arna , Esther 1:2 Esther 1:2 . 1Es 8:31 = Zerahiah , the father of Eliehoenal, Ezra 8:4
Elihoe'na-i - (my eyes are toward Jehovah ), son of Zerahiah, who with 200 men returned from the captivity with Ezra
Arna - One of the ancestors of Ezra ( 2E Esther 1:2 ), corresponding apparently to Zerahiah of Ezra 7:4 and Zaraias of Esther 8:2 Esther 8:2
Zerahiah - Zerahiah
Meraioth - Son of Zerahiah,a priest
Uzzi - Son of Bukki, father of Zerahiah, in the high priests' line (1 Chronicles 6:5; 1 Chronicles 6:51; Ezra 7:4)
uz'zi -
Son of Bukki and father of Zerahiah, in the line of the high priests
Azari'ah - It is nearly identical, and is often confounded, with Ezra as well as with Zerahiah and Seraiah. (2 Kings 14:21 ; 15:1,6,8,17,23,27 ; 1 Chronicles 8:12 ) ...
Son of Ethan, of the sons of Zerah, where, perhaps, Zerahiah is the more probable reading