Yowram

The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon

Strong's Number: 3141 Browse Lexicon
Original WordWord Origin
~rwya form of (03088)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
YowramNone
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
yo-rawm' Proper Name Masculine
Definition
Joram = "Jehovah is exalted"
  1. son of king Jehoshaphat of Judah and himself king of Judah for 8 years; his wife was the wicked Athaliah who was probably the instigator for his returning the nation of Judah to the worship of Baal
  2. son of king Ahab of the northern kingdom of Israel and king of Israel himself for 12 years; he was murdered by Jehu on the plot of land for which his father had murdered Naboth thus fulfilling the prophecy of Elijah to the very letter
  3. a Levite in the time of David and an ancestor of Shelomith
  4. son of Toi, king of Hamath
NAS Word Usage - Total: 20
Joram 20
NAS Verse Count
2 Samuel1
2 Kings11
1 Chronicles2
2 Chronicles2


Total16
The Hebrew lexicon is Brown, Driver, Briggs, Gesenius Lexicon; this is keyed to the "Theological Word Book of the Old Testament." These files are considered public domain.

Bibliography Information

Brown, Driver, Briggs and Gesenius. "Hebrew Lexicon entry for Yowram". "The NAS Old Testament Hebrew Lexicon". .