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Lexicon :: Strong's H3129 - yônāṯān

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

יוֹנָתָן Yôwnâthân, yo-naw-thawn'; a form of H3083; Jonathan, the name of ten Israelites:—Jonathan.

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x

The KJV translates Strong's H3129 in the following manner: Jonathan (42x).

KJV Translation Count — Total: 42x
The KJV translates Strong's H3129 in the following manner: Jonathan (42x).
  1. Jonathan or Jehonathan = "Jehovah has given"

    1. a son of king Saul and a friend of David

    2. a son of the high priest Abiathar and the last descendant of Eli of whom we hear

    3. one of David's mighty warriors

    4. a Levite and father of Zechariah, a priest who blew the trumpet at the dedication of the wall

    5. a son of Kareah and a brother of Johanan; a Judaite captain after the fall of Jerusalem

    6. another Judaite

    7. father of Ebed in the time of Ezra

    8. son of Asahel in the time of Ezra

    9. a priest of the family of Melicu in the time of Nehemiah

    10. son of Joiada and his successor to the high priesthood in the time of Nehemiah

Strong’s Definitions [?](Strong’s Definitions Legend)
יוֹנָתָן Yôwnâthân, yo-naw-thawn'; a form of H3083; Jonathan, the name of ten Israelites:—Jonathan.
STRONGS H3129: Abbreviations
[H3083 יְהוֺנָתָן], יוֺנָתָן proper name, masculine Greek Version of the LXX Ἰωναθαν through-out, with occasional variant reading (י׳ hath given; compare אֶלְנָתָן, נְתַנְיָהוּ, נְתַנְאֵל & references, Temanite רמננתן HalRÉJ 1884, ix. 7 f. NbrStud. Bib. i. 211; Sabean והבאום, Hal10) —
1. יוֺ׳ 1 Samuel 13:2, 3 + 27 times 1 Samuel; 1 Chronicles 10:2 =
[H3083 יְהוֺ׳ son of Saul 1 Samuel 14:6, 8; 18:1 (twice in verse) + 40 times 1 Samuel; 2 Samuel 1:4 + 18 times 2 Samuel; 1 Chronicles 8:33, 34; 9:39, 40].
† 2. יוֺ׳ 1 Kings 1:42, 43 =
[H3083 יְהוֺ׳ son of Abiathar 2 Samuel 15:27, 36; 17:17, 20].
† 5. יוֺנָתָן 1 Chronicles 11:34 =
[H3083 יְהוֺ׳ one of David's heroes 2 Samuel 23:32 (compare Dr)].
† 8. Levites
b. יוֺ׳ Nehemiah 12:35.
† 10. יְהוֺ׳ priest to the tribe of Dan, son of Gershom Judges 18:30.
† 11. יוֺ׳ a Judaite captain, after fall of Jerusalem Jeremiah 40:8.
† 12. יוֺ׳ a Judaite 1 Chronicles 2:32, 1 Chronicles 2:33.
† 13. יוֺ׳ father of Ebed Ezra 8:6.
† 14. יוֺ׳ son of Asahel Ezra 10:15.
† 15. יוֺ׳ a priest Nehemiah 12:14.
† 16. יוֺ׳ a son of Joiada Nehemiah 12:11, (twice in verse) apparently = H3076 יְהוֹחָנָן 2.

To see 3. - 4., 6. - 7. and 8. a. of this BDB entry H3083.
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BLB Scripture Index of Brown-Driver-Briggs



1 Samuel

13:2; 13:3

1 Kings

1:42; 1:43

1 Chronicles

2:32; 2:33; 10:2; 11:34


8:6; 10:15


12:11; 12:14; 12:35




Word / Phrase / Strong's Search

Strong's Number H3129 matches the Hebrew יוֹנָתָן (yônāṯān),
which occurs 44 times in 37 verses in the WLC Hebrew.

Unchecked Copy BoxJdg 18:30 - And the children of Dan set up the graven image: and Jonathan, the son of Gershom, the son of Manasseh, he and his sons were priests to the tribe of Dan until the day of the captivity of the land.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 13:2 - Saul chose him three thousand men of Israel; whereof two thousand were with Saul in Michmash and in mount Bethel, and a thousand were with Jonathan H3129 in Gibeah of Benjamin: and the rest of the people he sent every man to his tent.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 13:3 - And Jonathan H3129 smote the garrison of the Philistines that was in Geba, and the Philistines heard of it. And Saul blew the trumpet throughout all the land, saying, Let the Hebrews hear.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 13:16 - And Saul, and Jonathan H3129 his son, and the people that were present with them, abode in Gibeah of Benjamin: but the Philistines encamped in Michmash.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 13:22 - So it came to pass in the day of battle, that there was neither sword nor spear found in the hand of any of the people that were with Saul and Jonathan: H3129 but with Saul and with Jonathan H3129 his son was there found.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:1 - Now it came to pass upon a day, that Jonathan H3129 the son of Saul said unto the young man that bare his armour, Come, and let us go over to the Philistines' garrison, that is on the other side. But he told not his father.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:3 - And Ahiah, the son of Ahitub, Ichabod's brother, the son of Phinehas, the son of Eli, the LORD'S priest in Shiloh, wearing an ephod. And the people knew not that Jonathan H3129 was gone.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:4 - And between the passages, by which Jonathan H3129 sought to go over unto the Philistines' garrison, there was a sharp rock on the one side, and a sharp rock on the other side: and the name of the one was Bozez, and the name of the other Seneh.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:12 - And the men of the garrison answered Jonathan H3129 and his armourbearer, and said, Come up to us, and we will shew you a thing. And Jonathan H3129 said unto his armourbearer, Come up after me: for the LORD hath delivered them into the hand of Israel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:13 - And Jonathan H3129 climbed up upon his hands and upon his feet, and his armourbearer after him: and they fell before Jonathan; H3129 and his armourbearer slew after him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:14 - And that first slaughter, which Jonathan H3129 and his armourbearer made, was about twenty men, within as it were an half acre of land, which a yoke of oxen might plow.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:17 - Then said Saul unto the people that were with him, Number now, and see who is gone from us. And when they had numbered, behold, Jonathan H3129 and his armourbearer were not there.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:21 - Moreover the Hebrews that were with the Philistines before that time, which went up with them into the camp from the country round about, even they also turned to be with the Israelites that were with Saul and Jonathan. H3129
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:27 - But Jonathan H3129 heard not when his father charged the people with the oath: wherefore he put forth the end of the rod that was in his hand, and dipped it in an honeycomb, and put his hand to his mouth; and his eyes were enlightened.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:29 - Then said Jonathan, H3129 My father hath troubled the land: see, I pray you, how mine eyes have been enlightened, because I tasted a little of this honey.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:39 - For, as the LORD liveth, which saveth Israel, though it be in Jonathan H3129 my son, he shall surely die. But there was not a man among all the people that answered him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:40 - Then said he unto all Israel, Be ye on one side, and I and Jonathan H3129 my son will be on the other side. And the people said unto Saul, Do what seemeth good unto thee.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:41 - Therefore Saul said unto the LORD God of Israel, Give a perfect lot. And Saul and Jonathan H3129 were taken: but the people escaped.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:42 - And Saul said, Cast lots between me and Jonathan H3129 my son. And Jonathan H3129 was taken.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:43 - Then Saul said to Jonathan, H3129 Tell me what thou hast done. And Jonathan H3129 told him, and said, I did but taste a little honey with the end of the rod that was in mine hand, and, lo, I must die.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:44 - And Saul answered, God do so and more also: for thou shalt surely die, Jonathan. H3129
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:45 - And the people said unto Saul, Shall Jonathan H3129 die, who hath wrought this great salvation in Israel? God forbid: as the LORD liveth, there shall not one hair of his head fall to the ground; for he hath wrought with God this day. So the people rescued Jonathan, H3129 that he died not.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 14:49 - Now the sons of Saul were Jonathan, H3129 and Ishui, and Melchishua: and the names of his two daughters were these; the name of the firstborn Merab, and the name of the younger Michal:
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 19:1 - And Saul spake to Jonathan H3129 his son, and to all his servants, that they should kill David.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 19:2 - But Jonathan Saul's son delighted much in David: and Jonathan told David, saying, Saul my father seeketh to kill thee: now therefore, I pray thee, take heed to thyself until the morning, and abide in a secret place, and hide thyself:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:42 - And while he yet spake, behold, Jonathan H3129 the son of Abiathar the priest came: and Adonijah said unto him, Come in; for thou art a valiant man, and bringest good tidings.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 1:43 - And Jonathan H3129 answered and said to Adonijah, Verily our lord king David hath made Solomon king.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 2:32 - And the sons of Jada the brother of Shammai; Jether, and Jonathan: H3129 and Jether died without children.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 2:33 - And the sons of Jonathan; H3129 Peleth, and Zaza. These were the sons of Jerahmeel.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 10:2 - And the Philistines followed hard after Saul, and after his sons; and the Philistines slew Jonathan, H3129 and Abinadab, and Malchishua, the sons of Saul.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ch 11:34 - The sons of Hashem the Gizonite, Jonathan H3129 the son of Shage the Hararite,
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 8:6 - Of the sons also of Adin; Ebed the son of Jonathan, H3129 and with him fifty males.
Unchecked Copy BoxEzr 10:15 - Only Jonathan H3129 the son of Asahel and Jahaziah the son of Tikvah were employed about this matter: and Meshullam and Shabbethai the Levite helped them.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:11 - And Joiada begat Jonathan, H3129 and Jonathan H3129 begat Jaddua.
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:14 - Of Melicu, Jonathan; H3129 of Shebaniah, Joseph;
Unchecked Copy BoxNeh 12:35 - And certain of the priests' sons with trumpets; namely, Zechariah the son of Jonathan, H3129 the son of Shemaiah, the son of Mattaniah, the son of Michaiah, the son of Zaccur, the son of Asaph:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 40:8 - Then they came to Gedaliah to Mizpah, even Ishmael the son of Nethaniah, and Johanan and Jonathan H3129 the sons of Kareah, and Seraiah the son of Tanhumeth, and the sons of Ephai the Netophathite, and Jezaniah the son of a Maachathite, they and their men.
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