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Jorim
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jorim, Son of Matthat
Jorim, Son of Matthat (Ἰωρίμ, Iōrim). An ancestor of Joseph mentioned in Luke’s account of the genealogy of Jesus (Luke 3:29).
The Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary
Jorim (Person)
JORIM (PERSON) [Gk Iōrim (Ἰωριμ)]. The father of Eliezer and son of Matthat according to Luke’s genealogy tying Joseph, the “supposed father” of Jesus, to descent from Adam and God (Luke 3:29). Jorim is omitted in D, which substitutes a genealogy adapted from Matt 1:6–15 for Luke 3:23–31; and 2 Esdr
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Jorim
Jorim. Ancestor of Jesus listed in Luke’s genealogy (3:29).See Genealogy of Jesus Christ.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Jorim
Jorim jōʹrim [Gk. Iōrim < Heb. yeehôrām, yôrām]. An ancestor of Jesus in Luke’s genealogy (Lk. 3:29).
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Jorim
JORIM Ancestor of Jesus listed in Luke’s genealogy (Lk 3:29). See Genealogy of Jesus Christ.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Jorim
Jorim (Gk. Iōrɩ́m)An ancestor of Jesus; father of Eliezer and son of Matthat (Luke 3:29).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Jorim
Jorim [jôrˊĭm] (Gk. Iōreim, from Heb. yehôrām “Yahweh is exalted”). An ancestor of Jesus; father of Eliezer and son of Matthat (Luke 3:29).
Smith’s Bible Dictionary
Jorim
Jo´rim (whom Jehovah has exalted), son of Matthat, in the genealogy of Christ. Luke 3:29.
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Jorim
JO´RIM (jōʹrim). The son of Matthat and father of Eliezer, maternal ancestors of Jesus (Luke 3:29).
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Jorim
JORIM [JOHR im] (the Lord is exalted) — an ancestor of Jesus in Luke’s genealogy (Luke 3:29).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
JORIM
JORIM<jor’-rim> ([ Ἰωρείμ, Ioreim] from [יְהוֹרָם‎, yehoram], [יוֹרָם‎, yoram]): An ancestor of Jesus in Luke’s genealogy (Lk 3:29).
See also
Relatives
Matthat Father
Eliezer Son
Jesus Grandson
Levi Grandfather