the Greek form of Jeconiah, an altered form of Jehoiachin. [JEHOIACHIN]

Bibliography Information

Smith, William, Dr. "Entry for 'Jeconias,'". "Smith's Bible Dictionary". . 1901.


jek-o-ni-as (Iechonias):

(1) One of the chiliarchs who made great gifts of sheep and calves at the Passover of Josiah (1 Esdras 1:9); called "Conaniah" in 2 Chronicles 35:9.

(2) One reading makes Jeconias (not Joachaz) son of Josiah in 1 Esdras 1:34 margin.

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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'JECONIAS'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.