Jehoram

Jehoram (meaning "Jehovah is exalted" in Biblical Hebrew) was the name of several individuals in the Tanakh. The female version of this name is Athaliah.

  • Jehoram of Israel or Joram, the King of Israel
  • Jehoram of Judah, the King of Judah
  • The son of Toi, King of Hamath who was sent by his father to congratulate David on the occasion of his victory over Hadadezer (2 Books of Samuel 8:10)
  • A Levite of the family of Gershom (1 Chronicles 26:25)
  • A priest sent by Jehoshaphat to instruct the people in Judah (2 Chronicles 17:8)

In modern days, it is also the name of:

  • Yehoram Gaon (born 1939), Israeli singer and actor

Other articles related to "jehoram":

Jehu - Jezreel and The Deaths of Jehoram and Jezebel
... With a chosen band, Jehu set forth with all speed to Jezreel, where Jehoram was recovering from his wound from the Battle of Ramoth-Gilead ... There he slew Jehoram with his own hand, shooting him through the heart with an arrow ... any resistance, and saw Jezebel, the mother of king Jehoram, presenting herself from a window in the palace and receiving him with insolence ...
Jehoram Of Judah
... Jehoram of Judah (Hebrew יְהֹורָם, Yəhôrām Greek Ιωραμ Latin Joram) was the king of the southern Kingdom of Judah, and the son of Jehoshaphat (2 Kings 816) ... According to 2 Kings 816, Jehoram became king of Judah in the fifth year of Jehoram of Israel, when his father Jehoshaphat was (still) king of Judah, indicating a co-regency ... The author of Kings also speaks of both Jehoram of Israel and Jehoram of Judah in the same passage, which can be confusing ...
Ahaziah Of Judah
... Greek Οχοζιας Okhozias Latin Ahazia) was king of Judah, and the son of Jehoram and Athaliah, the daughter (or possibly sister) of king Ahab of Israel ... He joined his uncle Jehoram, king of Israel, in an unsuccessful expedition against Hazael, king of the Arameans ... Jehoram was wounded in the battle, and when Ahaziah went to visit his uncle at Jezreel, he was caught up in the revolt of Jehu ...
Athaliah
... alyâ "God is exalted" Greek Γοθολια Latin Athalia) was queen consort to King Jehoram of Judah, and later queen regnant of Judah for ... of King Ahab and Queen Jezebel of Israel (see discussion below) her marriage to Jehoram sealed a treaty between Israel and Judah ... Jehoram, a descendant of King David, actively promoted the worship of YHWH in his country, but he tolerated Athaliah's worship of Baal ...