Bible Names A-G
Amariah in Wikipedia
means "said by God" in Hebrew. It was commonly used as a name
of priests in the History of ancient Israel and Judah. It
appear several times in the Hebrew Bible:
One of the descendants of Aaron by Eleazar (1 Chr. 6:7,52). He
was probably the last of the high priests of Eleazar's line
prior to the transfer of that office to Eli, of the line of
A Levite, son of Hebron, of the lineage of Moses (1 Chr.
A "chief priest" who took an active part in the reformation
under Jehoshaphat (2 Chr. 19:11); probably the same as
mentioned in 1 Chr. 6:9.
1 Chr. 6:11; Ezra 7:3.
One of the high priests in the time of Hezekiah (2 Chr.