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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #2977 - יאֹשִׁיָּה

yô'shı̂yâh, yô'shı̂yâhû
yo-she-yaw', yo-she-yaw'-hoo  
Word Origin
from the same root as (0803) and (03050)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Josiah = “whom Jehovah heals”

1) son of Amon by Jedidah who succeeded his father to the throne of Judah and reigned for 31 years; his reign is noteworthy for the great revivals back to the worship of Jehovah which he led

2) a returned exile and son of Zephaniah at whose house took place the solemn and symbolical crowning of Joshua the high priest in the time of Zechariah the prophet

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (53) NAS (53) HCS (53)
1 Kings 1
2 Kings 12
1 Chronicles 2
2 Chronicles 15
Jeremiah 16
Zephaniah 1
Zechariah 1
1 Kings 1
2 Kings 12
1 Chronicles 2
2 Chronicles 15
Jeremiah 16
Zephaniah 1
Zechariah 1
1 Kings 1
2 Kings 13
1 Chronicles 2
2 Chronicles 17
Jeremiah 18
Zephaniah 1
Zechariah 1
n-p 49
n-p 35
n-p 35

Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 יאֹשִׁיָּ֫הוּ, יאֹשִׁיָּה proper name, masculine (׳י supporteth)

1יאֹשִׁיָּהוּ king of Judah, son of Amon 1 Kings 13:2; 2 Kings 21:24,26 11t. Kings, + 19t. Chronicles, + 17t. Jeremiah + Zephaniah 1:1; also יאֹו֯שִׁיָּהוּ Jeremiah 27:1.

2יאֹשִׁיָּה a returned exile Zechariah 6:10.

אִשָּׁה see below III. אנשׁ.

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List of Word Forms
יֹ֣אשִׁיָּ֔הוּ יֹֽ֠אשִׁיָּהוּ יֹֽאשִׁיָּ֑הוּ יֹֽאשִׁיָּ֙הוּ֙ יֹֽאשִׁיָּ֜הוּ יֹאושִׁיָּ֖הוּ יֹאשִׁיָּ֑הוּ יֹאשִׁיָּ֔הוּ יֹאשִׁיָּ֖הוּ יֹאשִׁיָּ֗הוּ יֹאשִׁיָּ֙הוּ֙ יֹאשִׁיָּ֛הוּ יֹאשִׁיָּ֜הוּ יֹאשִׁיָּ֣ה יֹאשִׁיָּ֣הוּ יֹאשִׁיָּ֤הוּ יֹאשִׁיָּ֥הוּ יֹאשִׁיָּ֧הוּ יֹאשִׁיָּ֨הוּ יֹאשִׁיָּֽהוּ׃ יֹאשִׁיָּהוּ֒ יאושיהו יאשיה יאשיהו יאשיהו׃ לְיֹאשִׁיָּ֣הוּ ליאשיהו lə·yō·šî·yā·hū leyoshiYahu ləyōšîyāhū yō·šî·yā·hū yō·šî·yāh yō·wō·šî·yā·hū yoshiYah yoshiYahu yōšîyāh yōšîyāhū yōwōšîyāhū
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