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GenderMasculine
Scriptsיוֹאָשׁ Ancient Hebrew
PronouncedPron.JO-ash English
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Meaning & History

From the Hebrew name יוֹאָשׁ (Yo'ash), possibly meaning "fire of YAHWEH". In the Old Testament this name was borne by several characters including the father of Gideon, a king of Judah, and a son of King Ahab of Israel.
VariantJehoash
Other Languages & CulturesYeho'ash, Yo'ash Biblical Hebrew

Categories

biblical, divine gift, fire, gift, kings
Entry updated May 31, 2018   Contribute