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Jonam
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jonam, Son of Eliakim
Jonam, Son of Eliakim (Ἰωναμ, Iōnam). An ancestor of Joseph named in Luke’s account of the genealogy of Jesus (Luke 3:30).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Jonam (Person)
JONAM (PERSON) [Gk Iōnam (Ἰωναμ)]. The father of Joseph (not the “supposed father” of Jesus) and son of Eliakim, according to Luke’s genealogy tying Joseph, the “supposed father” of Jesus, to descent from Adam and God (Luke 3:30). Gk Iōnam is read in B, Leningrad and Oxford, and most of the versions,
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Jonam, Jonan
Jonam, Jonan. Ancestor of Jesus mentioned in Luke’s genealogy (3:30, kjv Jonan).See Genealogy of Jesus Christ.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Jonam
Jonam j̄-ʹoəem [Gk. Iōnam]; AV JONAN (TR Iōnan). An ancestor of Jesus in Luke’s genealogy (3:30).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Jonam, Jonan
JONAM, JONAN* Ancestor of Jesus mentioned in Luke’s genealogy (Lk 3:30). See Genealogy of Jesus Christ.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Jonan
JONAN. An ancestor of Christ (Lk 3:30) who lived about 200 years after David. Jonam is the correct spelling (ASV and RSV), based on the Gr. lōnam.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Jonam
Jonam (Gk. Iōnám)An ancestor of Jesus; the son of Eliakim and father of a Joseph in Luke’s genealogy (Luke 3:30).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Jonam
Jonam [jōˊnəm] (Gk. Iōnam). An ancestor of Jesus; the son of Eliakim and father of Joseph 9 (Luke 3:30; KJV “Jonan”).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jonam
Jo´nam (gift or grace of God), the form given to Jonan in the Revised Version of Luke 3:30.
Jonan
Jo´nan (perhaps a contraction of Johanan, gift or grace of God), son of Eliakim, in the genealogy of Christ. Luke 3:30. (b.c. before 876.)
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Jonam
JO´NAM (jōʹnam). The son of Eliakim and father of Joseph, among the maternal ancestors of Christ (Luke 3:30; “Jonan,” KJV). He is not mentioned in the OT.
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Jonan
JONAN [JOE nuhn] (the Lord has been gracious) — an ancestor of Joseph in Luke’s genealogy of Jesus (Luke 3:30; Jonam, NIV, NRSV, REB).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
JONAM
JONAM<jo’-nam> ([ Ἰωνάμ, Ionam], Westcott and Hort, The New Testament in Greek; [ Ἰωνάμ, Ionan], Textus Receptus of the New Testament; the King James Version Jonan): An ancestor of Jesus in Luke’s genealogy (Lk 3:30).
See also
Relatives
Eliakim Father
Joseph Son
Judas Grandson
Melea Grandfather