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Scriptsיְהוּא Ancient Hebrew
PronouncedPron.JEE-hyoo English
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Meaning & History

Means "YAHWEH is he" in Hebrew. In the Old Testament this is the name of a king of Israel. He ruled in the 9th century BC, coming to power by overthrowing Jehoram. This was also the name of a prophet during the reign of the king Baasha.
Other Languages & CulturesIou Biblical Greek Yehu' Biblical Hebrew Hieu Biblical Latin
Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute