Joakim (son of Zerubbabel)
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Joakim (Person)
JOAKIM (PERSON) [Gk Iōakim (Ἰωακιμ)]. 1. Described as a son of Zerubbabel, a priest, and a leader of returning exiles (1 Esdr 5:5). The reference to Joakim as a son of Zerubbabel conflicts with the information provided in 1 Chr 3:19, where the only sons of Zerubbabel mentioned are Meshullam, Hananiah,
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
1. (1 Esd. 5:5); AV JOACIM. Son of Zerubbabel and leader of one of the groups of returning exiles.
All the People in the Bible: An A–Z Guide to the Saints, Scoundrels, and Other Characters in Scripture
Joakim [-uh-kim] (1) a son of Zerubbabel who returned with his father as a group leader (1 Esd. 5:5) (2) the high priest in the story of Judith (Jth. 4:6) (3) the husband of Susanna (Sus. 1:1)
The New Interpreter’s Dictionary of the Bible, Volumes 1–5
JOAKIM joh´uh-kim [Ἰωακίμ Iōakim]. 1. Son of Zerubbabel who was among those leading the Judahites back after the exile (1 Esd 5:5).2. High priest of Jerusalem in the story of Judith (Jdt 4:6, 8, 14; 15:8).3. Husband of Susannah (Sus 1:1, 4, 28, 29, 63).R. JUSTIN HARKINS