Amoz (Ay´muhz; Heb., “he is strong”)

The father of Isaiah (Isa 1:1). The name, to be distinguished from Amos, is a shortened form of Amaziah.

Isa 1:1

1The vision of Isaiah son of Amoz, which he saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem in the days of Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah, kings of Judah.

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