Origin and Meaning of the Name Amaziah
Miscellaneous Info for Amaziah
Used in:African and Swahili speaking countries
Additional Info:The masculine name Amaziah ("ah mah ZY ah") appears many times in the Bible: as an ancestor of Ethan, Joshah's father and as a miscreant priest in time of Jeraboam. Most notably in Biblical terms, the eighth king of Judah had this name. He was eventually killed in a conspiracy after he fell from grace and worshipped false idols. Amaziah ("ah MAH zee ah") also appears as a feminine name in Swahili, where it means "unusual" or "extraordinary."
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