Joiada [N]

(whom Jehovah favours) = Jehoiada.

  • Nehemiah 3:6 .
  • One of the high priests ( Nehemiah 12:10 Nehemiah 12:11 Nehemiah 12:22 ).

    These dictionary topics are from
    M.G. Easton M.A., D.D., Illustrated Bible Dictionary, Third Edition,
    published by Thomas Nelson, 1897. Public Domain, copy freely.

    [N] indicates this entry was also found in Nave's Topical Bible

    Bibliography Information

    Easton, Matthew George. "Entry for Joiada". "Easton's Bible Dictionary". .


    joi'-a-da (yoyadha`, "Yahweh knows"; compare JEHOIADA):

    (1) A repairer of the Jerusalem walls (Nehemiah 3:6); the King James Version "Jehoiada."

    (2) Son of Eliashib the high priest (Nehemiah 12:10,11,22; 13:28).

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