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Lexicon :: Strong's H3058 - yêû'

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Part of Speech
proper masculine noun
Root Word (Etymology)
Strong’s Definitions

יֵהוּא Yêhûwʼ, yay-hoo'; from H3068 and H1931; Jehovah (is) He; Jehu, the name of five Israelites:—Jehu.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 58x

The KJV translates Strong's H3058 in the following manner: Jehu (58x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 58x
The KJV translates Strong's H3058 in the following manner: Jehu (58x).
  1. Jehu = "Jehovah is He"

    1. the king of the northern kingdom Israel who overthrew the dynasty of Omri

    2. son of Hanani and an Israelite prophet in the time of Baasha and Jehoshaphat

    3. the Antothite, a Benjamite, one of David's mighty warriors

    4. a descendant of Judah of the house of Hezron

    5. son of Josibiah and a chief of the tribe of Simeon

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יֵהוּא Yêhûwʼ, yay-hoo'; from H3068 and H1931; Jehovah (is) He; Jehu, the name of five Israelites:—Jehu.
STRONGS H3058: Abbreviations
יֵהוּא proper name, masculine (probably contracted from יהוהוא = י׳ is He, compare יֵשׁוּעַ and references; cuneiform Ia-u-a COT 1 Kings 16:23; 2 Kings 9:2 (further SchrMBAW 1880, 277, ZA iii. 3 HptBAS i. 296, 329 Jägerib. 468); compare also אֱלִיהוּ) —
1. king of Israel who overthrew the dynasty of Omri (Greek Version of the LXX Ειὀυ, A often Ἰηου, LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ἰου 1 Kings 19:16, 17 (twice in verse); 2 Kings 9:2 + 36 times 2 Kings 9 & 10 + 2 Kings 12:2; 2 Kings 13:1; 2 Kings 14:8; 2 Kings 15:12; 2 Chronicles 22:7, 8, 9; 25:17; Hosea 1:4.
† 2. prophet of Northern Israel in time of Baasha & Jehoshaphat (Greek Version of the LXX Ειὀυ, A Ειἠου LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ἰου in Kings; Greek Version of the LXX Ἰου, Ἰησου, A LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ἰηου in Chronicles) 1 Kings 16:1, 7, 12; 2 Chronicles 19:2; 20:34.
† 3. one of David's heroes 1 Chronicles 12:3 (Greek Version of the LXX Ἰηουλ, LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ἰηουδ).
† 4. a Judaite 1 Chronicles 2:38 (twice in verse) (Greek Version of the LXX Ἰηους, A LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ἰηου).
† 5. a Simeonite prince 1 Chronicles 4:35 (Greek Version of the LXX οὗτος i.e. (י)הוּא; A LXX of Lucian (Lag.) Ἰηου).
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs

1 Kings

16:1; 16:7; 16:12; 16:23; 19:16; 19:17

2 Kings

9; 9:2; 9:2; 9:10; 12:2; 13:1; 14:8; 15:12

1 Chronicles

2:38; 4:35; 12:3

2 Chronicles

19:2; 20:34; 22:7; 22:8; 22:9; 25:17




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3058 matches the Hebrew יֵהוּא (yêû'),
which occurs 58 times in 54 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Page 1 / 2 (1Ki 16:1–2Ch 22:7)

Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 16:1 - Then the word of the LORD came to Jehu H3058 the son of Hanani against Baasha, saying,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 16:7 - And also by the hand of the prophet Jehu H3058 the son of Hanani came the word of the LORD against Baasha, and against his house, even for all the evil that he did in the sight of the LORD, in provoking him to anger with the work of his hands, in being like the house of Jeroboam; and because he killed him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 16:12 - Thus did Zimri destroy all the house of Baasha, according to the word of the LORD, which he spake against Baasha by Jehu H3058 the prophet,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 19:16 - And Jehu H3058 the son of Nimshi shalt thou anoint to be king over Israel: and Elisha the son of Shaphat of Abelmeholah shalt thou anoint to be prophet in thy room.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 19:17 - And it shall come to pass, that him that escapeth the sword of Hazael shall Jehu H3058 slay: and him that escapeth from the sword of Jehu H3058 shall Elisha slay.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:2 - And when thou comest thither, look out there Jehu H3058 the son of Jehoshaphat the son of Nimshi, and go in, and make him arise up from among his brethren, and carry him to an inner chamber;
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:5 - And when he came, behold, the captains of the host were sitting; and he said, I have an errand to thee, O captain. And Jehu H3058 said, Unto which of all us? And he said, To thee, O captain.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:11 - Then Jehu H3058 came forth to the servants of his lord: and one said unto him, Is all well? wherefore came this mad fellow to thee? And he said unto them, Ye know the man, and his communication.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:13 - Then they hasted, and took every man his garment, and put it under him on the top of the stairs, and blew with trumpets, saying, Jehu H3058 is king.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:14 - So Jehu H3058 the son of Jehoshaphat the son of Nimshi conspired against Joram. (Now Joram had kept Ramothgilead, he and all Israel, because of Hazael king of Syria.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:15 - But king Joram was returned to be healed in Jezreel of the wounds which the Syrians had given him, when he fought with Hazael king of Syria.) And Jehu H3058 said, If it be your minds, then let none go forth nor escape out of the city to go to tell it in Jezreel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:16 - So Jehu H3058 rode in a chariot, and went to Jezreel; for Joram lay there. And Ahaziah king of Judah was come down to see Joram.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:17 - And there stood a watchman on the tower in Jezreel, and he spied the company of Jehu H3058 as he came, and said, I see a company. And Joram said, Take an horseman, and send to meet them, and let him say, Is it peace?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:18 - So there went one on horseback to meet him, and said, Thus saith the king, Is it peace? And Jehu H3058 said, What hast thou to do with peace? turn thee behind me. And the watchman told, saying, The messenger came to them, but he cometh not again.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:19 - Then he sent out a second on horseback, which came to them, and said, Thus saith the king, Is it peace? And Jehu H3058 answered, What hast thou to do with peace? turn thee behind me.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:20 - And the watchman told, saying, He came even unto them, and cometh not again: and the driving is like the driving of Jehu H3058 the son of Nimshi; for he driveth furiously.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:21 - And Joram said, Make ready. And his chariot was made ready. And Joram king of Israel and Ahaziah king of Judah went out, each in his chariot, and they went out against Jehu, H3058 and met him in the portion of Naboth the Jezreelite.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:22 - And it came to pass, when Joram saw Jehu, H3058 that he said, Is it peace, Jehu? H3058 And he answered, What peace, so long as the whoredoms of thy mother Jezebel and her witchcrafts are so many?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:24 - And Jehu H3058 drew a bow with his full strength, and smote Jehoram between his arms, and the arrow went out at his heart, and he sunk down in his chariot.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:27 - But when Ahaziah the king of Judah saw this, he fled by the way of the garden house. And Jehu H3058 followed after him, and said, Smite him also in the chariot. And they did so at the going up to Gur, which is by Ibleam. And he fled to Megiddo, and died there.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:30 - And when Jehu H3058 was come to Jezreel, Jezebel heard of it; and she painted her face, and tired her head, and looked out at a window.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 9:31 - And as Jehu H3058 entered in at the gate, she said, Had Zimri peace, who slew his master?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:1 - And Ahab had seventy sons in Samaria. And Jehu H3058 wrote letters, and sent to Samaria, unto the rulers of Jezreel, to the elders, and to them that brought up Ahab's children, saying,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:5 - And he that was over the house, and he that was over the city, the elders also, and the bringers up of the children, sent to Jehu, H3058 saying, We are thy servants, and will do all that thou shalt bid us; we will not make any king: do thou that which is good in thine eyes.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:11 - So Jehu H3058 slew all that remained of the house of Ahab in Jezreel, and all his great men, and his kinsfolks, and his priests, until he left him none remaining.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:13 - Jehu H3058 met with the brethren of Ahaziah king of Judah, and said, Who are ye? And they answered, We are the brethren of Ahaziah; and we go down to salute the children of the king and the children of the queen.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:18 - And Jehu H3058 gathered all the people together, and said unto them, Ahab served Baal a little; but Jehu H3058 shall serve him much.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:19 - Now therefore call unto me all the prophets of Baal, all his servants, and all his priests; let none be wanting: for I have a great sacrifice to do to Baal; whosoever shall be wanting, he shall not live. But Jehu H3058 did it in subtilty, to the intent that he might destroy the worshippers of Baal.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:20 - And Jehu H3058 said, Proclaim a solemn assembly for Baal. And they proclaimed it.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:21 - And Jehu H3058 sent through all Israel: and all the worshippers of Baal came, so that there was not a man left that came not. And they came into the house of Baal; and the house of Baal was full from one end to another.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:23 - And Jehu H3058 went, and Jehonadab the son of Rechab, into the house of Baal, and said unto the worshippers of Baal, Search, and look that there be here with you none of the servants of the LORD, but the worshippers of Baal only.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:24 - And when they went in to offer sacrifices and burnt offerings, Jehu H3058 appointed fourscore men without, and said, If any of the men whom I have brought into your hands escape, he that letteth him go, his life shall be for the life of him.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:25 - And it came to pass, as soon as he had made an end of offering the burnt offering, that Jehu H3058 said to the guard and to the captains, Go in, and slay them; let none come forth. And they smote them with the edge of the sword; and the guard and the captains cast them out, and went to the city of the house of Baal.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:28 - Thus Jehu H3058 destroyed Baal out of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:29 - Howbeit from the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, who made Israel to sin, Jehu H3058 departed not from after them, to wit, the golden calves that were in Bethel, and that were in Dan.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:30 - And the LORD said unto Jehu, H3058 Because thou hast done well in executing that which is right in mine eyes, and hast done unto the house of Ahab according to all that was in mine heart, thy children of the fourth generation shall sit on the throne of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:31 - But Jehu H3058 took no heed to walk in the law of the LORD God of Israel with all his heart: for he departed not from the sins of Jeroboam, which made Israel to sin.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:34 - Now the rest of the acts of Jehu, H3058 and all that he did, and all his might, are they not written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Israel?
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:35 - And Jehu H3058 slept with his fathers: and they buried him in Samaria. And Jehoahaz his son reigned in his stead.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 10:36 - And the time that Jehu H3058 reigned over Israel in Samaria was twenty and eight years.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 12:1 - In the seventh year of Jehu H3058 Jehoash began to reign; and forty years reigned he in Jerusalem. And his mother's name was Zibiah of Beersheba.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 13:1 - In the three and twentieth year of Joash the son of Ahaziah king of Judah Jehoahaz the son of Jehu H3058 began to reign over Israel in Samaria, and reigned seventeen years.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 14:8 - Then Amaziah sent messengers to Jehoash, the son of Jehoahaz son of Jehu, H3058 king of Israel, saying, Come, let us look one another in the face.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ki 15:12 - This was the word of the LORD which he spake unto Jehu, H3058 saying, Thy sons shall sit on the throne of Israel unto the fourth generation. And so it came to pass.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 2:38 - And Obed begat Jehu, H3058 and Jehu H3058 begat Azariah,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 4:35 - And Joel, and Jehu H3058 the son of Josibiah, the son of Seraiah, the son of Asiel,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 12:3 - The chief was Ahiezer, then Joash, the sons of Shemaah the Gibeathite; and Jeziel, and Pelet, the sons of Azmaveth; and Berachah, and Jehu H3058 the Antothite,
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 19:2 - And Jehu H3058 the son of Hanani the seer went out to meet him, and said to king Jehoshaphat, Shouldest thou help the ungodly, and love them that hate the LORD? therefore is wrath upon thee from before the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 20:34 - Now the rest of the acts of Jehoshaphat, first and last, behold, they are written in the book of Jehu H3058 the son of Hanani, who is mentioned in the book of the kings of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 22:7 - And the destruction of Ahaziah was of God by coming to Joram: for when he was come, he went out with Jehoram against Jehu H3058 the son of Nimshi, whom the LORD had anointed to cut off the house of Ahab.

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