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.

Categories

biblical, biblical women, fictional characters, literature, mothers, queens
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Yerushah (Biblical Hebrew)