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Old Testament Hebrew Lexical Dictionary

Entry for Strong's #3076 - יְהוֹחָנָן

Word Origin
from (03068) and (02603)
Parts of Speech
Proper Name Masculine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

Jehohanan = “Jehovah has graced”

5) a Korhite Levite and one of the doorkeepers to the tabernacle in the time of David

6) a captain of Judah under king Jehoshaphat

1) a priest during the high priesthood of Joiakim who returned with Zerubbabel

2) a high priest in the time of Ezra

3) a Levite priest who took part in the dedication of the wall in the time of Nehemiah

4) son of Tobiah

7) an Ephraimite

8) an Israelite with a foreign wife in the time of Ezra

9) a Jewish captain after the fall of Jerusalem

10) the eldest son of king Josiah

11) a post-exilic prince of the line of David

12) father of Azariah, priest in Solomon’s time

13) a Benjamite, one of David’s mighty warriors

14) a Gadite, one of David’s mighty warriors

15) a returning exile

Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (9) NAS (33) HCS (9)
1 Chronicles 1
2 Chronicles 3
Ezra 2
Nehemiah 3
2 Kings 1
1 Chronicles 7
2 Chronicles 3
Ezra 3
Nehemiah 5
Jeremiah 14
1 Chronicles 1
2 Chronicles 3
Ezra 2
Nehemiah 3
n-p 9
n-p 7
n-p 7

Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 יְהוֺחָנָן, יוֺחָנָן proper name, masculineᵐ5 mostly Ἰωαναν, Ἰωναν (׳י hath been gracious, compare אֶלְחָנָןחֲנַנְאֵל & references; also Phoenician יחנבעל בעליחן) — 1. a.׳יְהוֺ a priest Nehemiah 12:13;

b. high priest Ezra 10:6 = יוֺחָנָן Nehemiah 12:22,23apparently = יוֺנָתָן Nehemiah 12:11 (twice in verse) (ᵐ5 Ἰωναθαν).

2׳יְהוֺ Levite Nehemiah 12:42.

3 ׳יְהוֺ son of Tobiah Nehemiah 6:18 (ᵐ5 Manuscripts Ἰωναθαν).

4׳יְהוֺ porter in David's time 1 Chronicles 26:3 (ᵐ5 Ἰωνας, ᵐ5 L Ἰωναθαν).

5׳יְהוֺ a Judaite captain 2 Chronicles 17:15 apparently also 2 Chronicles 23:1.

6 ׳יְהוֺ an Ephraimite 2 Chronicles 28:12.

7׳יְהוֺ an Israelite, Ezra's time Ezra 10:28.

8 ׳יוֺ (& so all following) a Jewish captain, after fall of Jerusalem 2 Kings 25:23; Jeremiah 40:8,13,15,16; Jeremiah 41:11,13,14,15,16; Jeremiah 42:1,8; Jeremiah 43:2,4,5

9 eldest son of king Josiah 1 Chronicles 3:15 ᵐ5 L Ἰωαχας (apparently = יְתוֺאָחָז 2 Kings 23:30 + ).

10 a post-exilic prince of the line of David 1 Chronicles 3:24.

11 father of Azariah, priest in Solomon's time 1 Chronicles 5:35; 1 Chronicles 5:36.

12 two of David's mighty men:

a. a Benjamite 1 Chronicles 12:5;

b. a Gadite 1 Chronicles 12:13.

13 a returning exile Ezra 8:12.

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

יְהוֹחָנָן m. (“whom Jehovah gave”), [Jehohanan, Johanan], pr.n. of one of Jehoshaphat’s captains, 2 Chronicles 17:15, 23:1 also of others. Hence the Greek Ἰωαννᾶς and Ἰωάννης.

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List of Word Forms
וְי֣וֹחָנָ֔ן וִֽיהוֹחָנָ֣ן וִֽיהוֹחָנָ֥ן ויהוחנן ויוחנן יְ֠הוֹחָנָן יְהֽוֹחָנָן֙ יְהוֹחָנָ֣ן יְהוֹחָנָ֥ן יְהוֹחָנָֽן׃ יֽוֹחָנָן֙ יהוחנן יהוחנן׃ יוחנן veYochaNan vihochaNan wə·yō·w·ḥā·nān wəyōwḥānān wî·hō·w·ḥā·nān wîhōwḥānān yə·hō·w·ḥā·nān yehochaNan Yehochanon yəhōwḥānān yō·w·ḥā·nān yochaNan yōwḥānān
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