( 2 Chronicles 34:8 ), a contracted form of Jehoahaz (q.v.).
apprehending; possessing; seeing
(whom Jehovah holds ), the father of Joah, the chronicler or keeper of the records to King Josiah. ( 2 Chronicles 34:8 ) (B.C. before 623.)
jo'-a-haz (yo'-achaz, "Yahweh has grasped" = "Jehoahaz"):
(1) Father of JOAH (4) (2 Chronicles 34:8).
(2) the Revised Version (British and American) and Hebrew in 2 Kings 14:1 for Jehoahaz, king of Israel.
(3) the Revised Version (British and American) and Hebrew in 2 Chronicles 36:2,4 for JEHOAHAZ, king of Judah (which see).
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