Hoshaiah


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Hoshaiah

(hŏsh'āī`ə), in the Bible. 1 A leader at the dedication of the wall. 2 Father of 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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Hoshaiah: When the Holy One, blessed be He, came to create the first man, the ministering angels mistook him (viz.
They were written by Hoshaiah, the commander at Lachish, addressed to his superior Yaosh.