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Joram (son of Jeshaiah)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Joram, Son of Jeshaiah
Joram, Son of Jeshaiah (יוֹרָם‎, yoram). One of the treasurers in the time of David. The son of Jeshaiah. A descendant of Eliezer (1 Chr 26:25).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Joram (Person)
JORAM (PERSON) [Heb yôrām (יֹורָם)]. Var. JEHORAM. 1. King of Judah, son and successor of Jehoshaphat. The years of his reign are variously reckoned as (852) 847–845 b.c.e. (Begrich 1929; and Jepsen 1979), (853) 848–841 b.c.e. (Thiele 1965), or 850–843 b.c.e. (Andersen 1969).Information concerning
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Joram
Joram. 1. Toi’s son and king of Hamath. He was sent by Toi to offer congratulations to David when David won a victory over Hadadezer of Zobah (2 Sm 8:9–12). He is called Hadoram in 1 Chronicles 18:10.2. Alternate name for Jehoram, king of Judah (853–841 bc).See Jehoram #1.3. Alternate name for Jehoram,
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Joram
JORAM1. Toi’s son and king of Hamath. He was sent by Toi to offer congratulations to David when David won a victory over Hadadezer of Zobah (2 Sm 8:9–12). He is also called Hadoram in 1 Chronicles 18:10.2. Alternate name for Jehoram, king of Judah (853–841 bc). See Jehoram #1.3. Alternate name for
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Joram
Joram (jor´uhm; Heb., “the Lord is high”; a short form of Jehoram).1 The son of King Toi of Hamath (2 Sam. 8:10).2 A Levite who was a descendant of Eliezer the son of Moses (1 Chron. 26:5).See also Jehoram.
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Joram
JORAM. Abbrev. form of Jehoram (q.v.).1. Son of Toi, king of Hamath (2 Sam 8:9–10). Also called Hadoram (1 Chr 18:10).2. King of Judah, son and successor of Jehoshaphat (2 Kgs 8:21–24; 1 Chr 3:11; Mt 1:8). Also called Jehoram (see Jehoram 2).3. King of Israel, son of Ahab and successor of his brother
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Joram
Joram (Heb. yôrām) (also HADORAM)1. The son of King Toi of Hamath, sent by his father to congratulate David on his victory over Hadadezer (2 Sam. 8:10). In the parallel account he is called Hadoram, son of Tou (1 Chr. 18:10).2. A contracted form of the name Jehoram (1, 2; Heb. yĕhôrām).3. A Levite
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Joram
Joram [jôrˊəm] (Heb. yôrām, contracted form of yehôrām “Yahweh is exalted”).
Catholic Bible Dictionary
Joram
JORAM (Hebrew, “the Lord is exalted”; see also Jehoram) The king of Israel from 852 to 841 b.c., successor of Ahaziah (2 Kgs 1:17; 3:1–3), and the last ruler of the Omride Dynasty (1 Kgs 16–2 Kgs 9). The son of King Ahab and his infamous wife, Jezebel (2 Kgs 1:17; 3:1–3), he generally followed their
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Joram
Jo´ram (whom Jehovah has exalted).1. Son of Ahab king of Israel. 2 Kings 8:16, 25, 28, 29; 9:14, 17, 21–23, 29. [Jehoram, 1.]2. Son of Jehoshaphat; king of Judah. 2 Kings 8:21, 23, 24; 1 Chron. 3:11; 2 Chron. 22:5, 7; Matt. 1:8. [Jehoram, 2.]3. A priest in the reign of Jehoshaphat. 2 Chron. 17:8.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Joram
JO´RAM (jōʹram; “Jehovah is high,” a shortened form of Jehoram, which see).1. Son of Toi, king of Hamath, who was sent by his father to congratulate David upon his victory over Hadadezer (2 Sam. 8:9–10), about 986 b.c. He is called Hadoram in 1 Chron. 18:10.2. One of the descendants of Eliezer (1
Easton’s Bible Dictionary
Joram
Joram=Jeho’ram. (1.) One of the kings of Israel (2 Kings 8:16, 25, 28). He was the son of Ahab.(2.) Jehoram, the son and successor of Jehoshaphat on the throne of Judah (2 Kings 8:24).