6494. Peqachyah
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Peqachyah: "Yah has opened (the eyes)," a king of Isr.
Original Word: פְּקַחְיָה
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Transliteration: Peqachyah
Phonetic Spelling: (pek-akh-yaw')
Short Definition: Pekahiah

NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
from paqach
"Yah has opened (the eyes)," a king of Isr.
NASB Translation
Pekahiah (3).

מְּקַחְיָה proper name, masculine king of Israel (׳י hath opened the eyes); — 2 Kings 15:22,23,26, Φακεσιας, Φακειας.

פקע (√ of following, meaning dubious; Late Hebrew מָּקַע split, spring off; compare ᵑ7 Ithpe`el, Syriac burst, crash; Late Hebrew מְּקַעַת is ball, roll, מְּקִיעַ wick, הִפְקִיעַ denominative; Arabic is be yellow, also break wind, II. crack finger-joints, etc.; Ecclus 46:17 פקע crash; ᵑ7 מְּקַע roll noisily; Syriac crash, crack).


From paqach and Yahh; Jah has observed; Pekachjah, an Israelite king -- Pekahiah.

see HEBREW paqach

see HEBREW Yahh

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