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Azariah

(ăzərī`ə), common name in ancient Israel, especially among the priests. The following occurrences of the name in the Bible do not necessarily all refer to different persons. 1 Chief officer under Solomon. 2 Chief officer under Solomon. 3 Father of SeraiahSeraiah
, in the Bible. 1 See Shavsha. 2 High priest under Zedekiah. 3 Companion of Zedekiah. 4 Captain at Mizpah. 5 Father of Joab. 6 Grandfather of Jehu. 7 Leader in the return with Zerubbabel. An alternate form is Azariah.
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 (2.) 4 Prophet who stirred King Asa to reform. 5 King of Judah: see UzziahUzziah
, in the Bible, king of Judah, son and successor of Amaziah. He rebuilt Elath, port on the Gulf of Aqaba. He was stricken with leprosy after usurping the duties of high priest. He was succeeded by Jotham. He is referred to as Ozias in the Gospel of St. Matthew.
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 (1.) 6 Same as AhaziahAhaziah
, in the Bible. 1 King of Israel, son of Ahab. He was a worthy successor of his father only in that he followed Ahab's religious views. He was succeeded by his brother Jehoram (1.) 2 King of Judah, son of Jehoram (2) and Athaliah (1.
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 (2.) 7 High priest who withstood King Uzziah. 8 High priest under Hezekiah. 9, 10 Sons of King Jehoshaphat. 11, 12 Aides of Jehoiada in the conspiracy against Athaliah. 13 Worker on the wall of Jerusalem. 14 Same as SeraiahSeraiah
, in the Bible. 1 See Shavsha. 2 High priest under Zedekiah. 3 Companion of Zedekiah. 4 Captain at Mizpah. 5 Father of Joab. 6 Grandfather of Jehu. 7 Leader in the return with Zerubbabel. An alternate form is Azariah.
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 (7.) 15 Interpreter of the law. 16 Sealer of the covenant. 17 Priest in postexilic Jerusalem. His name also appears as Seraiah. 18 See JaazaniahJaazaniah
, in the Bible. 1 Head of a number of idolatrous priests whom Ezekiel saw in a vision. 2 Captain active in the politics of Palestine at the time of the fall of Jerusalem. Alternate forms are Jezaniah and Azariah.
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. 19 One of the Three Young MenThree Young Men,
in the Book of Daniel, the three men cast by Nebuchadnezzar into the fiery furnace and delivered by an angel. Their names are Abed-nego, Shadrach, and Meshach, in Babylonian; Azariah, Hananiah, and Mishael, in Hebrew; and Azarias, Ananias, and Misael, in Greek.
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. Azarias is the Greek form of his name.
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Two non-muslim candidates Kamran Michael and Victor Azariah are in the run for one (1) non-muslim Senate seat; Five (5) candidates including Ch Naseer Ahmad Bhutta, Hafiz Abdul Karim, Mohammad Ishaq Dar, Mohammad Nawazish Ali Pirzada and Malik Mohammad Asif Javaid are contesting for two (2) technocrat seats; three (3) women Saadia Abbasi, Andleeb Abbas and Nuzhat Sadiq are in the run for two (2) women seats; while 10 candidates including Ch.
For the minority seat, ruling party's Kamran Michael won with 321 votes while PTI's Victor Azariah got 36 votes.
One seat reserved for Non-Muslims was also won by the PML-N backed Kamran Michael who got 321 votes and defeated Victor Azariah of PTI who managed to get only 36 votes.
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The candidates of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf are Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar, Malik Asif Javed, Andleeb Abbas and Victor Azariah.
On one seat for non-Muslims, nomination papers of Kamran Michael, William Michael and Victor Azariah have been accepted.
On one seat for non-Muslims three aspirants have submitted their papers including Kamran Michael, William Michael and Victor Azariah.
The cruel scenes of dozens of cold-blooded killings by Israeli soldiers continue to haunt the Palestinian memory, such as the scene of the Israeli soldier Eleazar Azariah, who in cold blood killed the Palestinian civilian Abed al-Fattah al-Sharif in March 2016.
At the WCC's assembly in Vancouver in 1983, Masilamani Azariah demanded a reference to the "outcastes" in the report on human rights.
Kenya Seed Company managing director Azariah Soi said they will identify, for replacement, maize varieties that have been in production for too long and whose yields have decreased.
The house where the killings had taken place of the children, aged between two and 14 years, has been razed and replaced with a park in remembrance of Malili, Angelina, Shantae, Rayden, Azariah, Daniel, Rodney and Patrenella.
The cause of the incident that claimed lives of the couple remain unclear as investigation got underway," said the town mayor, Azariah Khamis.