Bible Names N-Z: Zachariah
Zachariah in Easton's Bible Dictionary
remembered by the Lord. (1.) Son of Jeroboam II., king of
Israel. On the death of his father there was an
ten years, at the end of which he succeeded to the
he occupied only six months, having been put to death
Shallum, who usurped the throne. "He did that which
was evil in
the sight of the Lord, as his fathers had done" (2
15:8-12). In him the dynasty of Jehu came to an end.
(2.) The father of Abi, who was the mother of Hezekiah
Zachariah in Fausset's Bible Dictionary
("remembered by Jehovah".)
1. Son of Jeroboam II, fourteenth king of Israel. Last
of Jehu's line, according to the prophecy (2 Kings 10:30). Did
evil in the sight of Jehovah as his fathers, worshipping
Jeroboam's calves. Reigned only six months. Slain by the
conspirator Shallum (2 Kings 14:29; 2 Kings 15:8-10), 772 B.C.
(On the chronology of the kings, (See ISRAEL).
2. Father of Abi or Abijah, Hezekiah's mother (2 Kings
18:2); Zechariah in 2 Chronicles 29:1.
Zachariah in Hitchcock's Bible Names
memory of the Lord
Zachariah in Naves Topical Bible
-1. Son of Jeroboam, and the last of the household of Jehu
2Ki 10:30; 14:29; 15:8-12
-2. Grandfather of Hezekiah
2Ki 18:2; 2Ch 29:1
Zachariah in Smiths Bible Dictionary
(remembered by Jehovah), or properly Zechariah.
1. Son of Jeroboam II., fourteenth king of Israel, and
the last of the house of Jehu. There is a difficulty about the
date of his reign. Most chronologers assume an interregnum of
eleven years between Jeroboam's death and Zachariah's
accession. The latter event took place B.C. 772-1. His reign
lasted only six months. He was killed in a conspiracy of which
Shallum was the head, and by which the prophecy in 2Ki 10:30
2. The father of Abi or Abijah, Hezekiah's mother. 2Ki
Zachariah in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
zak-a-ri'-a (Zacharias; the King James Version, Zacharias):
(1) The son of Barachiah, who, Jesus says, was slain between
the temple and the altar (Mt 23:35; Lk 11:51). The allusion
seems to be to the murder of Zechariah, the son of Jehoiada (2
Ch 24:20 ff). In this case "Barachiah" would seem to be a
gloss which has crept into the text through confusion with the
name of the father of the prophet Zechariah, BERECHIAH (which
(2) See ZECHARIAH.
Zachariah Scripture - 2 Kings 15:11
And the rest of the acts of Zachariah, behold, they [are]
written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Israel.
Zachariah Scripture - 2 Kings 15:8
In the thirty and eighth year of Azariah king of Judah did
Zachariah the son of Jeroboam reign over Israel in Samaria six
Zachariah Scripture - 2 Kings 18:2
Twenty and five years old was he when he began to reign; and
he reigned twenty and nine years in Jerusalem. His mother's
name also [was] Abi, the daughter of Zachariah.
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