Hezekiah

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Hebrew חִזְקִיָּה (chizkiyá, Hezekiah)

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Hezekiah

  1. A king of Judah. (biblical character)
    • 1611, King James Version of the Bible (Authorized Version), 2 Chronicles 29:1-2
      Hezekiah began to reign when he was five and twenty years old, and he reigned nine and twenty years in Jerusalem. And his mother's name was Abijah, the daughter of Zechariah. And he did that which was right in the sight of the LORD, according to all that David his father had done.
  2. A male given name of biblical origin.
  3. A fictitious book of the Bible, often cited as a source of made-up quotations.

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