Popularity:1182
Origin:Hebrew
Meaning:God strengthens
Hezekiah is a boy's name of Hebrew origin that will leave your little one in no doubt of their ability. Stemming from the ancient Hebrew root chazaq, meaning "strengthen," Hezekiah means "God strengthens." Its enduring acclaim lies in the influential biblical king of Judah, whose exploits undoubtedly inspire its meaning. Supremely devoted to God, Hezekiah is most known for reestablishing Hebrew traditions and values, purging imported idols, and strengthening Jerusalem's defences. Worthy of divine intervention, Hezekiah remains an empowering symbol, reminding those that bear it to stay the course and trust all will come right.
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