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The sister of Ahaziah, king of Judah. Hid the infant Joash, her nephew, when the rest of Ahaziah’s sons were being put to death by Athaliah (2 Kgs 11:2; 2 Chr 22:11).
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The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
JEHOSHEBA (PERSON) [Heb yĕhôšebaʿ (יְהֹושֶׁבַע)]. Var. JEHOSHABEATH. Daughter of Joram and sister of Ahaziah, both Kings of Judah (2 Kgs 11:1–2 = 2 Chr 22:11). According to Chronicles, Jehosheba was the wife of Jehoiada the priest. If this is accurate, it indicates an unusual link by marriage between
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Jehosheba. Daughter of King Jehoram of Judah (853–841 bc) and Queen Athaliah, sister of King Ahaziah (841 bc), and wife of Jehoiada, the high priest. Upon Ahaziah’s death, Athaliah attempted to kill all the remaining royal heirs to the throne; Jehosheba, however, hid young Joash, Ahaziah’s son, in a
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
JEHOSHEBA Daughter of King Jehoram of Judah (853–841 bc) and Queen Athaliah, sister of King Ahaziah (841 bc), and wife of Jehoiada the high priest. Upon Ahaziah’s death, Athaliah attempted to kill all the remaining royal heirs to the throne; Jehosheba, however, hid young Joash, Ahaziah’s son, in a temple
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Jehoshabeath (jee´hoh-shab´ee-ath; Heb., “the Lord is an oath”; called Jehosheba in 2 Kings 11:2), the daughter of King Jehoram, and the wife of the priest Jehoiada. She saved her young nephew Joash (Jehoash), the youngest son of King Ahaziah, from Athaliah, the king’s mother. When King Ahaziah was killed,
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
JEHOSHEBA. Also called Jehoshabeath (2 Chr 22:11).Jehosheba was the daughter of King Jehoram of Judah and the sister of King Ahaziah. She was probably not the daughter of Jehoram’s infamous wife Athaliah but the offspring of another wife. She was the wife of Jehoiada the high priest at the time when
The New Bible Dictionary, Third Edition
JEHOSHABEATH, JEHOSHEBA. Daughter of Jehoram, sister or half-sister of Ahaziah. She saved the life of Joash (2 Ki. 11:2) when Athaliah sought to kill all the royal seed. Her marriage to Jehoiada (2 Ch. 22:11) is the only recorded instance of a union between a princess of the royal house and a high priest.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Jehosheba [jə hŏshˊə bə] (Heb. yehôeḇa˓ “Yahweh is fullness”). The daughter of King Jehoram of Judah, sister of King Ahaziah, and wife of the high priest Jehoiada. When the queen mother, Athaliah, had the entire royal family killed, Jehosheba saved Joash, the youngest of Ahaziah’s sons, by hiding
Catholic Bible Dictionary
JEHOSHEBA (Hebrew, “the Lord has sworn”) Also Jehoshabeath. The daughter of Jehoram and sister of Ahaziah, kings of Judah (2 Kgs 11:1–2; 2 Chr 22:11), and the wife of the priest Jehoiada. When Athaliah staged a violent takeover of Judah and massacred the members of the royal family, Jehosheba played
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jehosh´eba (Jehovah’s oath), daughter of Joram king of Israel, and wife of Jehoiada the high priest. 2 Kings 11:2. Her name in the Chronicles is given Jehoshabeath. (b.c. 882.) As she is called, 2 Kings 11:2, “the daughter of Joram, sister of Ahaziah,” it has been conjectured that she was the daughter,