Hizkijah

Hizkijah

(hĭzkī`jə) [Heb., variant of HezekiahHezekiah
, in the Bible, king of Judah, son and successor of Ahaz. During his reign Sennacherib of Assyria routed (701 B.C.) the rebellious Jews, laid seige to Jerusalem, and exacted a high indemnity from them.
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], in the Bible, one who returned from captivity to Palestine. An alternate form is Hezekiah.
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