Given Name UZZIAH

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: עֻזִּיָּה (Ancient Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: ə-ZIE-ə (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "my power is YAHWEH" in Hebrew, from the roots עֹז ('oz) meaning "strength, power" and יָה (yah) referring to the Hebrew God. This is the name of several Old Testament characters including a king of Judah.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Ozazias, Ozias (Biblical Greek), 'Azazyahu, 'Uzziyyah (Biblical Hebrew), Azazias, Ozias (Biblical Latin)

Categories

biblical, kings, power
Entry updated May 31, 2018