| Share
 

Pekahiah

Pekahiah (pēˌkəhĪˈə) [key], in the Bible, king of Israel, son and successor of Menahem. His reign was ended by his murder at the hands of his general Pekah.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on Pekahiah from Infoplease:

  • Arieh - Arieh Arieh , in the Bible, one of the two guards murdered with King Pekahiah.
  • Menahem - Menahem Menahem , d. c.737 B.C., king of Israel (c.749–c.737 B.C.). He was governor of Tirzah ...
  • Pekah - Pekah Pekah , in the Bible, king of Israel. He was a general under King Pekahiah and murdered him ...
  • Kings of Judah and Israel - Kings of Judah and Israel Kings Before Division of Kingdom Saul: First King of Israel; son of Kish; ...
  • 2 Kings: 15 - In the twenty and seventh year of Jeroboam king…

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Biblical Proper Names: Biographies


Premium Partner Content
HighBeam Research
Documents Images and Maps Reference
(from Newspapers, Magazines, Journals, Newswires, Transcripts and Books)

Research our extensive archive of more than 80 million articles from 6,500 publications.

Additional search results provided by HighBeam Research, LLC. © Copyright 2005. All rights reserved.

24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring