Strongs Number: G2408
Orig: of Hebrew origin H3414 ; Hieremias (i.e. Jermijah), an Israelite:--Jeremiah. H3414
Use: TDNT-3:218,* Noun Masculine
Jeremiah = "whom Jehovah has appointed"
1) the son of Hilkiah of the priests that were in Anathoth. He was called very young (B.C. 626) to the prophetic office, and prophesied 42 years. He probably died in Egypt.