Azariah (high priest)
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Azariah (Hebrew - עזריהו `aZaRYaHOo "God Helped") was the third High Priest after Zadok. C.f. I Kings 4:2, where he is called "son of Zadok", although he is elsewhere identified as the son of Ahimaaz I Chronicles 5:35. Although his name appears in the list of the Zadokite dynasty (I Chr. 5:30-40, 6:4-15 in other translations) there is no direct evidence in Tanakh that he was a High Priest. Azariah (Azarias) does appear on the list of High Priests by Josephus. According to the Book of Chronicles, Azariah was believed to have been the high priest that served at King Solomon's Temple.
For Azariah son of Nathan, (I Kings 4:5) see List_of_minor_biblical_figures.
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