Gender Masculine
Usage Biblical
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.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesJokin(Basque) Yehoyakim(Biblical Hebrew) Joaquim, Chimo, Quim, Ximo(Catalan) Jáchym(Czech) Joakim, Jokum, Kim(Danish) Jochem(Dutch) Joakim, Aki, Jaakkima, Jooa, 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, Joaquin(Spanish) Joakim, Kim(Swedish)

Entry updated November 16, 2019