Uzzi

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Uzzi (Hebrew עוזי `OoZY) is a biblical name meaning "the Lord is my strength".

People with this name:

biblical:

  • (Greek: Οζι in 1 Chr., Σαουια in Ezra; Latin: Ozi), the son of Bukki, a descendant of Aaron (1 Chr. 6:5, 51; Ezra 7:4)
Preceded by
Bukki
High Priest of Israel Succeeded by
Eli


  • (Greek: Οζι; Latin: Ozi), a grandson of Issachar (1 Chr. 7:2, 3)
  • (Greek: Οζι; Latin: Ozi), a son of Bela, and grandson of Benjamin (1 Chr. 7:7)
  • (Greek: Οζι; Latin: Ozi), a Benjamite, a chief in the tribe (1 Chr. 9:8)
  • (Greek: Οζι; Latin: Azzi), a son of Bani, had the oversight of the Levites after the return from captivity (Neh. 11:22)
  • (Greek: Οζι; Latin: Azzi), the head of the house of Jedaiah, one of "the chief of the priests" (Neh. 12:19)
  • (Greek: Οζι; Latin: Azzi) a priest who assisted in the dedication of the walls of Jerusalem (Neh. 12:42)

modern:

  • Alin Adrian "Uzzi" Demeter, Romanian Hip-Hop artist, member of B.U.G. Mafia

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 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainEaston, Matthew George (1897). "article name needed". Easton's Bible Dictionary (New and revised ed.). T. Nelson and Sons.