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Joanan (son of Rhesa)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Joanan, Son of Rhesa
Joanan, Son of Rhesa (Ἰωαναν, Iōanan). A grandson of Zerubbabel named in the account of the genealogy of Jesus (Luke 3:27).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Joanan (Person)
JOANAN (PERSON) [Gk Iōanan (Ἰωαναν)]. The father of Joda and son of Rhesa, according to Luke’s genealogy tying Joseph, the “supposed father” of Jesus, to descent from Adam and God (Luke 3:27). Gk Iōanna is read in some later texts, including the Vulgate and TR, while D omits it, substituting a genealogy
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Joanan
Joanan. Ancestor of Jesus mentioned in Luke’s genealogy (3:27, kjv Joanna).See Genealogy of Jesus Christ.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Joanan
1. A grandson of Zerubbabel in the genealogy of Jesus according to Luke (3:27; AV JOANNA; NEB JOHANAN).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Joanan
JOANAN Ancestor of Jesus mentioned in Luke’s genealogy (Lk 3:27). See Genealogy of Jesus Christ.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Joanan
Joanan (Gk. Iōanán)The grandson of Zerubbabel, and an ancestor of Jesus (Luke 3:27), perhaps to be identified with Hananiah (1 Chr. 3:19).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Joanan
Joanan [jō ăˊ nən] (Gk. Iōanan, from Heb. yôḥanan “Yahweh has been gracious”). The grandson of Zerubbabel, and an ancestor of Jesus (Luke 3:27; KJV “Joanna”), perhaps to be identified with Hananiah (1 Chr. 3:19).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Joanan
JOA´NAN (jō-aʹnan). The son of Rhesa and grandson of Zerubbabel, in the lineage of Christ (Luke 3:27; “Joanna,” KJV).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Joannas
JOANNAS [joe AN us] — a son of Rhesa and the father of Judah in the genealogy of Jesus (Luke 3:27; Joanan, NIV, NRSV; Joanna, KJV; Johanan, REB).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
JOANAN
JOANAN<jo-a’-nan> (Westcott-Hort, Greek New Testament, [ Ἰωανάν, Ioanan]; Textus Receptus of the New Testament, [ Ἰωαννα̂, Ioanna]; the King James Version, Joanna):1. A grandson of Zerubbabel in the genealogy of Jesus according to Luke (3:27).2. The son of Eliasib (1 Esdras 9:1 the King James
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