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Bible Names A-G : Berechiah

Berachiah in Hitchcock's Bible Names speaking well of the Lord

Berechiah in Easton's Bible Dictionary blessed by Jehovah. (1.) Son of Shimea, and father of Asaph the musician (1 Chr. 6:39; 15:17). (2.) One of the seven Ephraimite chieftains, son of Meshillemoth (2 Chr. 28:12). (3.) The fourth of the five sons of Zerubbabel, of the royal family of Judah (1 Chr. 3:20). (4.) The father of the prophet Zechariah (1:1,7).

Berechiah in Fausset's Bible Dictionary Berechiahu (Hebrew). 1. 1 Chronicles 3:20. 2. Nehemiah 3:4; Nehemiah 3:30; Nehemiah 6:18. 3. 1 Chronicles 9:16. 4. 1 Chronicles 15:23. 5. 2 Chronicles 28:12. 6. 2 Chronicles 1:1. 7. Zechariah 1:1; Zechariah 1:7.

Berechiah in Naves Topical Bible 1. Fatber of Asaph 1Ch 15:17,23 Called BERACHIAH 1Ch 6:39 -2. A warrior of Ephraim 2Ch 28:12 -3. A brother of Zerubbabel 1Ch 3:20 -4. Son of Asa 1Ch 9:16 -5. Son of Iddo Zec 1:1,7 -6. Son of Meshezabeel Ne 3:4,30; 6:18

Berechiah in Smiths Bible Dictionary (blessed of Jehovah). 1. A descendant of the royal family of Judah. 1Ch 3:20 2. A man mentioned as the father of Meshullam, who assisted in rebuilding the walls of Jerusalem. Ne 3:4,30; 6:18 3. A Levite. 1Ch 9:16 4. A doorkeeper for the ark. 1Ch 15:23 5. One of the tribe of Ephraim in the time of Ahaz. 2Ch 28:12 6. Father of Asaph the singer. 1Ch 15:17 [BERACHIAH] 7. Father of Zechariah. Zec 1:1,7

Berechiah in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE ber-e-ki'-a (berekhyah, berekhyahu, "Yahweh blesses," HPN, 216, 287): (1) A descendant of David (1 Ch 3:20). (2) The father of Asaph, the singer (1 Ch 6:39 the King James Version "Berachiah"; 1 Ch 15:17). (3) A former inhabitant of Jerusalem, a Levee (1 Ch 9:16). (4) A doorkeeper 'for the ark at David's time (1 Ch 15:23). (5) One of the heads of the children of Ephraim (2 Ch 28:12). (6) The father of Meshullam the builder (Neh 3:4,30; 6:18). (7) The father of the prophet Zechariah (Zec 11:7). A. L. Breslich

Berechiah in Wikipedia is a Jewish name that occurs several times in the Bible. It is derived from Berakhah, "blessing". In scripture the father of Zechariah (Hebrew prophet).

Berechiah Scripture - 1 Chronicles 15:17 So the Levites appointed Heman the son of Joel; and of his brethren, Asaph the son of Berechiah; and of the sons of Merari their brethren, Ethan the son of Kushaiah;

Berechiah Scripture - Nehemiah 3:4 And next unto them repaired Meremoth the son of Urijah, the son of Koz. And next unto them repaired Meshullam the son of Berechiah, the son of Meshezabeel. And next unto them repaired Zadok the son of Baana.

Berechiah Scripture - Zechariah 1:7 Upon the four and twentieth day of the eleventh month, which [is] the month Sebat, in the second year of Darius, came the word of the LORD unto Zechariah, the son of Berechiah, the son of Iddo the prophet, saying,