GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: יְהוֹיָקִים (Ancient Hebrew)

Meaning & History

Means "raised by YAHWEH" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is the name of a king of Judah. He lived in the 7th century BC, and was the son of Josiah and the father of Jehoiachin.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Jokin (Basque), Yehoyakim (Biblical Hebrew), Joaquim, Chimo, Quim, Ximo (Catalan), Jáchym (Czech), Joakim, Jokum, Kim (Danish), Jochem (Dutch), Joakim, Aki, Jaakkima, Kim, Kimi (Finnish), Joachim (French), Joachim, Jochen, Achim, Jo, Jochim, Jockel (German), Gioacchino, Gioachino (Italian), Ioachim, Ioakeim, Joachim (Judeo-Christian Legend), Joakim (Macedonian), Joakim, Kim (Norwegian), Joachim (Polish), Joaquim, Quim (Portuguese), Akim, Yakim (Russian), Joakim (Serbian), Joaquín (Spanish), Joakim, Kim (Swedish)
Entry updated December 8, 2017