Gender Masculine
Usage Biblical
Scripts יְהוֹרָם(Ancient Hebrew)

Meaning & History

From the Hebrew name יְהוֹרָם (Yehoram) meaning "exalted by Yahweh". In the Old Testament this is the name of a king of Judah and a king of Israel, both of whom ruled at about the same time in the 9th century BC.

Related Names

RootsYahweh + rum
Other Languages & CulturesIoram(Biblical Greek) Yehoram, Yoram(Biblical Hebrew) Ioram(Biblical Latin) Yoram(Hebrew)


Entry updated November 16, 2019