Gender Masculine
Usage Biblical
Scripts יוֹרָם(Ancient Hebrew)

Meaning & History

Contracted form of Yehoram (see Jehoram). This name belongs to several minor characters in the Old Testament, as well as being another name for the kings Jehoram of Israel and Jehoram of Judah.

Related Names

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


Entry updated December 8, 2017