Ahicam
Ahicam
A high court official under Josias and his two sons, who protected Jeremias from the fury of the populace

Catholic Encyclopedia. . 2006.

Ahicam
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    ("My brother has risen").
    A high court official under Josias and his two sons, who protected Jeremias from the fury of the populace. He was the son of Saphan, "the scribe", and father of Godolias, later governor of the country under Nabuchodonosor (see IV Kings, xxii, 12; Jer., xxvi, 24; xl, 5).
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The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume VIII. — New York: Robert Appleton Company. . 1910.


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  • AHICAM — Latin. frater resurgens, vel frater vindicans, fil. Saphan. 2 Reg. c. 22. v. 12 …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Ahikam — Ahikam, in Hebrew My brother has risen . One of the five whom Josiah sent to consult the prophetess Huldah in connection with the discoveryof the book of the law. [bibleref|2Kings|22:12 14; bibleref|2Chronicles|34:20] He wasthe son of Shaphan,… …   Wikipedia

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