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Lexicon :: Strong's H2977 - yō'šîyâ

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יֹאשִׁיָּה
Transliteration
yō'šîyâ
Pronunciation
yo-shee-yaw'
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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
From the same root as אָשְׁיָה (H803) and יָהּ (H3050)
Strong’s Definitions

יֹאשִׁיָּה Yôʼshîyâh, yo-shee-yaw'; or יֹאשִׁיָּהוּ Yôʼshîyâhûw; from the same root as H803 and H3050; founded of Jah; Joshijah, the name of two Israelites:—Josiah.


KJV Translation Count — Total: 53x

The KJV translates Strong's H2977 in the following manner: Josiah (53x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 53x
The KJV translates Strong's H2977 in the following manner: Josiah (53x).
  1. Josiah = "whom Jehovah heals"

    1. son of Amon by Jedidah who succeeded his father to the throne of Judah and reigned for 31 years; his reign is noteworthy for the great revivals back to the worship of Jehovah which he led

    2. a returned exile and son of Zephaniah at whose house took place the solemn and symbolical crowning of Joshua the high priest in the time of Zechariah the prophet

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יֹאשִׁיָּה Yôʼshîyâh, yo-shee-yaw'; or יֹאשִׁיָּהוּ Yôʼshîyâhûw; from the same root as H803 and H3050; founded of Jah; Joshijah, the name of two Israelites:—Josiah.
STRONGS H2977:
יאֹשִׁיָּ֫הוּ, יאֹשִׁיָּה proper name, masculine (י׳ supporteth).
1. יאֹשִׁיָּהוּ king of Judah, son of Amon 1 Kings 13:2; 2 Kings 21:24, 26 + 11 times Kings, + 19 times Chronicles, + 17 times Jeremiah + Zephaniah 1:1; also יאֹו֯שִׁיָּהוּ Jeremiah 27:1.
2. יאֹשִׁיָּה a returned exile Zechariah 6:10.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew and English Lexicon, Unabridged, Electronic Database.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Kings

13:2

2 Kings

21:24; 21:26

Jeremiah

27:1

Zephaniah

1:1

Zechariah

6:10

H2977

Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H2977 matches the Hebrew יֹאשִׁיָּה (yō'šîyâ),
which occurs 53 times in 48 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 13:2 - He cried against the altar by the word of the LORD, and said, “O altar, altar, thus says the LORD, ‘Behold, a son shall be born to the house of David, Josiah H2977 by name; and on you he shall sacrifice the priests of the high places who burn incense on you, and human bones shall be burned on you.’”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 21:24 - Then the people of the land [fn]killed all those who had conspired against King Amon, and the people of the land made Josiah H2977 his son king in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 21:26 - He was buried in his grave in the garden of Uzza, and Josiah H2977 his son became king in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 22:1 - Josiah H2977 was eight years old when he became king, and he reigned thirty-one years in Jerusalem; and his mother’s name was Jedidah the daughter of Adaiah of Bozkath.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 22:3 - Now in the eighteenth year of King Josiah, H2977 the king sent Shaphan, the son of Azaliah the son of Meshullam the scribe, to the house of the LORD saying,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:16 - Now when Josiah H2977 turned, he saw the graves that were there on the mountain, and he sent and took the bones from the graves and burned them on the altar and defiled it according to the word of the LORD which the man of God proclaimed, who proclaimed these things.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:19 - Josiah H2977 also removed all the houses of the high places which were in the cities of Samaria, which the kings of Israel had made provoking [fn]the LORD; and he did to them [fn]just as he had done in Bethel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:23 - But in the eighteenth year of King Josiah, H2977 this Passover was observed to the LORD in Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:24 - Moreover, Josiah H2977 [fn]removed the mediums and the spiritists and the teraphim and the idols and all the abominations that were seen in the land of Judah and in Jerusalem, that he might [fn]confirm the words of the law which were written in the book that Hilkiah the priest found in the house of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:28 - Now the rest of the acts of Josiah H2977 and all that he did, are they not written in the Book of the Chronicles of the Kings of Judah?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:29 - In his days Pharaoh Neco king of Egypt went up to the king of Assyria to the river Euphrates. And King Josiah H2977 went to meet him, and when Pharaoh Neco saw him he killed him at Megiddo.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:30 - His servants drove [fn]his body in a chariot from Megiddo, and brought him to Jerusalem and buried him in his own tomb. Then the people of the land took Jehoahaz the son of Josiah H2977 and anointed him and made him king in place of his father.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 23:34 - Pharaoh Neco made Eliakim the son of Josiah H2977 king in the place of Josiah H2977 his father, and changed his name to Jehoiakim. But he took Jehoahaz away and [fn]brought him to Egypt, and he died there.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:14 - Amon his son, Josiah H2977 his son.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 3:15 - The sons of Josiah H2977 were Johanan the firstborn, and the second was Jehoiakim, the third Zedekiah, the fourth Shallum.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 33:25 - But the people of the land [fn]killed all the conspirators against King Amon, and the people of the land made Josiah H2977 his son king in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 34:1 - Josiah H2977 was eight years old when he became king, and he reigned thirty-one years in Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 34:33 - Josiah H2977 removed all the abominations from all the lands belonging to the sons of Israel, and made all who were present in Israel to serve the LORD their God. Throughout his [fn]lifetime they did not turn from following the LORD God of their fathers.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:1 - Then Josiah H2977 celebrated the Passover to the LORD in Jerusalem, and they slaughtered the Passover animals on the fourteenth day of the first month.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:7 - Josiah H2977 contributed to the lay people, to all who were present, flocks of lambs and young goats, all for the Passover offerings, numbering 30,000 plus 3,000 bulls; these were from the king’s possessions.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:16 - So all the service of the LORD was prepared on that day to celebrate the Passover, and to offer burnt offerings on the altar of the LORD according to the command of King Josiah. H2977
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:18 - There had not been celebrated a Passover like it in Israel since the days of Samuel the prophet; nor had any of the kings of Israel celebrated such a Passover as Josiah H2977 did with the priests, the Levites, all Judah and Israel who were present, and the inhabitants of Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:19 - In the eighteenth year of Josiah’s H2977 reign this Passover was celebrated.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:20 - After all this, when Josiah H2977 had set the [fn]temple in order, Neco king of Egypt came up to make war at Carchemish on the Euphrates, and Josiah H2977 went out to engage him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:22 - However, Josiah H2977 would not turn [fn]away from him, but disguised himself in order to make war with him; nor did he listen to the words of Neco from the mouth of God, but came to make war on the plain of Megiddo.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:23 - The archers shot King Josiah, H2977 and the king said to his servants, “Take me away, for I am badly wounded.”
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:24 - So his servants took him out of the chariot and carried him in the second chariot which he had, and brought him to Jerusalem [fn]where he died and was buried in the tombs of his fathers. All Judah and Jerusalem mourned for Josiah. H2977
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:25 - Then Jeremiah chanted a lament for Josiah. H2977 And all the male and female singers speak about Josiah H2977 in their lamentations to this day. And they made them an ordinance in Israel; behold, they are also written in the Lamentations.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 35:26 - Now the rest of the acts of Josiah H2977 and his deeds of devotion as written in the law of the LORD,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 36:1 - Then the people of the land took [fn]Joahaz the son of Josiah, H2977 and made him king in place of his father in Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:2 - to whom the word of the LORD came in the days of Josiah H2977 the son of Amon, king of Judah, in the thirteenth year of his reign.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:3 - It came also in the days of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah, H2977 king of Judah, until the end of the eleventh year of Zedekiah the son of Josiah, H2977 king of Judah, until the exile of Jerusalem in the fifth month.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 3:6 - Then the LORD said to me in the days of Josiah H2977 the king, “Have you seen what faithless Israel did? She went up on every high hill and under every green tree, and she was a harlot there.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 22:11 - For thus says the LORD in regard to [fn]Shallum the son of Josiah, H2977 king of Judah, who became king in the place of Josiah H2977 his father, who went forth from this place, “He will never return there;
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 22:18 - Therefore thus says the LORD in regard to Jehoiakim the son of Josiah, H2977 king of Judah,
“They will not lament for him:
‘Alas, my brother!’ or, ‘Alas, sister!’
They will not lament for him:
‘Alas for the master!’ or, ‘Alas for his splendor!’
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:1 - The word that came to Jeremiah concerning all the people of Judah, in the fourth year of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah, H2977 king of Judah (that was the first year of Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon),
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 25:3 - “From the thirteenth year of Josiah H2977 the son of Amon, king of Judah, even to this day, [fn]these twenty-three years the word of the LORD has come to me, and I have spoken to you [fn]again and again, but you have not listened.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 26:1 - In the beginning of the reign of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah, H2977 king of Judah, this word came from the LORD, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 27:1 - In the beginning of the reign of [fn]Zedekiah the son of Josiah, H2977 king of Judah, this word came to Jeremiah from the LORD, saying
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 35:1 - The word which came to Jeremiah from the LORD in the days of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah, H2977 king of Judah, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 36:1 - In the fourth year of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah, H2977 king of Judah, this word came to Jeremiah from the LORD, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 36:2 - “Take a [fn]scroll and write on it all the words which I have spoken to you concerning Israel and concerning Judah, and concerning all the nations, from the day I first spoke to you, from the days of Josiah, H2977 even to this day.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 36:9 - Now in the fifth year of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah, H2977 king of Judah, in the ninth month, all the people in Jerusalem and all the people who came from the cities of Judah to Jerusalem proclaimed a fast before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 37:1 - Now Zedekiah the son of Josiah H2977 whom Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon had made king in the land of Judah, reigned as king in place of Coniah the son of Jehoiakim.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 45:1 - This is the message which Jeremiah the prophet spoke to Baruch the son of Neriah, when he had written down these words in a book [fn]at Jeremiah’s dictation, in the fourth year of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah, H2977 king of Judah, saying:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 46:2 - To Egypt, concerning the army of Pharaoh Neco king of Egypt, which was by the Euphrates River at Carchemish, which Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon defeated in the fourth year of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah, H2977 king of Judah:
Unchecked Copy BoxZep 1:1 - The word of the LORD which came to Zephaniah son of Cushi, son of Gedaliah, son of Amariah, son of Hezekiah, in the days of Josiah H2977 son of Amon, king of Judah:
Unchecked Copy BoxZec 6:10 - “Take an offering from the exiles, from Heldai, Tobijah and Jedaiah; and you go the same day and enter the house of Josiah H2977 the son of Zephaniah, where they have arrived from Babylon.

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