the father of the Hebrew prophet Zechariah and son of Iddo, according to Zechariah 1:1, but probably not the prophet by the same name.[clarification needed] In Isaiah 8:2, he is referred to by the longer form of the same name, Jeberechiah or Jeberekiah.
^T. K. Cheyne; J. Sutherland Black, eds. (1901) . "Jeberechiah". Encyclopaedia Biblica: A Critical Dictionary of the Literary, Political, and Religious History, the Archaeology, Geography, and Natural History of the Bible. Vol. 2, E–K. New York: The Macmillan Company.