Given Name JERUSHA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: יְרוּשָׁה (Ancient Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: jə-ROO-shə (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

From Hebrew יָרַשׁ (yarash) meaning "possession". In the Old Testament she is the wife of King Uzziah of Judah and the mother of Jotham.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Yerushah (Biblical Hebrew)

Categories

biblical, biblical women, fictional characters, literature, mothers, queens
Entry updated February 12, 2018