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Uriah the High priest

 

(light of Jehovah).

High priest in the reign of Ahaz. (Isaiah 8:2; 2 Kings 16:10-16) He is probably the same as Urijah the priest, who built the altar for Ahaz. (2 Kings 16:10) (B.C. about 738.)

 

* See other occurrences of the same term: Uriah.

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