Ια- names
Ἰααίμ
  • Meaning: Ahian
  • Note: Son of Shemida (1Chron 7:19)
Ἰααλών
  • Meaning: Aijalon
  • Note: City in the territory of Dan (Josh 19:42)
Ἰάαλ
  • Meaning: Jaal
  • Note: Transliteration of which means wildwood (1Sam 14:25)
Ἰαβάς
  • Meaning: Idbash
  • Note: Son of Etam (1Chron 4:3)
Ἰάβες
  • Meaning: Jabez
  • Note: City where scribes lived (1Chron 2:55)
Ἰαβί
  • Meaning: Vophsi
  • Note: Father of Nahbi (Num 13:14)
Ἰαβίν
  • Meaning: Jabin
  • Note: King of Hazor when Israel entered Canaan (Josh 11:1-14)
  • Note: Another king of Hazor who defeated Israel 160 years after Joshua's death (Judg 4:2; 5:6-11)
Ἰαβίς
  • Meaning: Jabesh
  • Note: A city East of the Jordan (Judg 21:8)
  • Note: Father of Shallum (2Kings 15:10)
Ἰαβνή
  • Meaning: Jabneh
  • Note: A wall of the Philistines (2Chron 26:6)
Ἰαβνήλ
  • Meaning: Jabneel
  • Note: A town on the northern border between Judah and Naphtali (Josh 15:11; 19:33)
Ἰαβόκ
  • Meaning: Jabbok
  • Note: One of the tributaries on the east of the Jordan located about half way between Sea of Galilee and the Dead Sea (Gen 32:22)
Ἰαγοῦρ
  • Meaning: Jagour
  • Note: City in the territory of Judah (Josh 15:21)
Ἰαδά
  • Meaning: Jarah
  • Note: Son of Ahaz (1Chron 9:42)
Ἰαδαέ
  • Meaning: Jada
  • Note: Son of Onam (1Chron 2:28)
Ἰαδαΐ
  • Meaning: Jaddai
  • Note: Son of Nebo (Ezra 10:43)
  • Note: Descendant of Caleb and father of six sons (1Chron 2:47)
Ἰαδδαί
  • Meaning: Iddo
  • Note: Son of Zechariah (1Chron 27:21)
Ἰαδηλά
  • Meaning: Idalah
  • Note: Town in the territory of Zebulun (Josh 19:15)
Ἰαδία
  • Meaning: Jedaiah
  • Note: Jedaiah: Son of Joiarib (Neh 11:10)
  • Note: Jehdeiah: son of Shubael (1Chron 24:20)
Ἰαδιάς
  • Meaning: Jehdeiah
  • Note: A Meronothite in charge of the donkeys (1Chron 27:30)
Ἰαδιήλ
  • Meaning: Jadiael
  • Note: Son of Benjamin (1Chron 7:6)
Ἰαδινός
  • Meaning: Jadinus
  • Note: One of the Levitical teachers (1Esdras 9:48)
Ἰαδού
  • Meaning: Jaddua
  • Note: Son of Jonathan (Neh 12:11)
Ἰάειρος
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Masc
  • Meaning: Jairus
  • Note: Synagogue ruler in Capernaum whose daughter Jesus restored to life (Luke 8:41)
  • Forms:
Ἰαζήλ
  • Meaning: Jezreel
  • Note: City in the territory of Issachar (Josh 19:18)
Ἰαζήρ
  • Meaning: Jazer
  • Note: Jazer: One of the leaders of the tribes of Reuben and Gad who wanted to stay in the land of Jazer and Gilead (Num 32:3)
  • Note: Jazer: City of the Amorites east of the Jordan, taken by Moses and occupied by the tribe of Gad (Josh 13:25; 1Macc 5:8)
  • Note: Jahaz: Levite city in the territory of Reuben (Josh 21:36)
  • Note: Jazer: Levite city in the territory of Gad (Josh 21:39)
  • Note: Jazer: LXX transliterates as Jazer, but it means which (Judg 11:26)
Ἰαζία
  • Meaning: Jahaziah
  • Note: Son of Tikvah (Ezra 10:15)
  • Note: Son of Parosh who promised to put away his pagan wife (Ezra 10:25)
Ἰαζίζ
  • Meaning: Jaziz
  • Note: The Hagrite over the flocks (1Chron 27:31)
Ἰαζιήλ
  • Meaning: Jahaziel
  • Note: Son of Hebron (1Chron 24:23)
Ἰαήλ
  • Meaning: Jael
  • Note: wife of Heber the Kenite (Judg 4:17)
Ἰάθ
  • Meaning: Jahath
  • Note: Son of Shelomoth (1Chron 24:22)
Ἰαθάν
  • Meaning: Jathan, Jonathas
  • Note: Son of Samaias (Tobit 5:14)
Ἰαΐ
  • Meaning: Jair
  • Note: Son of Manasseh (Deut 3:14)
Ἰαϊήλ
  • Meaning: Jehiel
  • Note: Son of Elam who promised to put away his pagan wife (Ezra 10:26)
Ἰαΐρ
  • Meaning: Jair
  • Note: Jair: Son of Segub (1Chron 2:22)
  • Note: Jearim: (πόλις Ἰαΐρ = Kiriath-Jearim, Kirjath-Jearim) City on the border of Benjamin
Ἰάϊρος, Ἰαΐρος
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Masc
  • Meaning: Jairus
  • Note: Synagogue ruler in Capernaum whose daughter Jesus restored to life (Luke 8:41)
  • Note: Head of family of those who came out of captivity (1Esdras 5:31)
  • Note: Father of Mordecai (Esther 1:1)
  • Forms:
Ἰαίς
  • Meaning: Jeush
  • Note: Son of Eshek (1Chron 8:39)
Ἰακαβά
  • Meaning: Jaakobah
  • Note: Descendant of Simeon (1Chron 4:36)
Ἰακανά
  • Meaning: Hukkok, Jacana
  • Note: City in the territory of Naphtali (Josh 19:34)
Ἰακαρεήλ
  • Meaning: Joktheel
  • Note: City assigned to the tribe of Judah (Josh 15:38)
Ἱακεφζήβ
  • Meaning: Jaceph-Zeeb, Winevat of Zeeb, Winepress of Zeeb
  • Note: LXX transliterates as a proper noun, but it means wine vat/press of Zeeb (Judg 7:25)
Ἰακεφζήφ
  • Meaning: Jaceph-Zeeb, Winevat of Zeeb, Winepress of Zeeb
  • Note: LXX transliterates as a proper noun, but it means wine vat/press of Zeeb (Judg 7:25)
Ἰακίμ
  • Meaning: Jaakan
  • Note: Jaakan: Son of Seir the Horite (Deut 10:6)
  • Note: Jakim: Son of Shimei (1Chron 8:19)
  • Note: Jakim: The chief of the twelfth of the 24 courses of priests (1Chron 24:12)
Ἰακουβός
  • Meaning: Jacubus
  • Note: One of the Levitical teachers (1Esdras 9:48)
Ἰακώβ
  • Parse: Noun: Indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Jacob, James
  • Note: Son of Isaac and Rebekah (Gen 25:26)
  • Note: Son of Matthan and father of Joseph (husband of Mary) (Matt 1:16)
  • Note: Patronymic denoting Israelites (Isa 10:21; 14:1; Jer 10:16)
Ἰάκωβος
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Masc
  • Meaning: Jacob, James
  • Note: Son of Isaac and Rebekah (Gen 25:26)
  • Note: Apostle James, son of Zebedee and Salome; older brother of John the apostle (Matt 20:20; 27:56)
  • Note: The son of Alphaeus (or Cleopas), brother of Jesus (Gal 1:18,19)
  • Forms:
Ἰάλ
  • Meaning: Aiah
  • Note: Concubine of Saul and father of Rizpah (2Sam 3:7)
Ἰαλλελήλ
  • Meaning: Jehallelel
  • Note: Father of Azariah (2Chron 29:12)
Ἰαλών
  • Meaning: Jalon
  • Note: Son of Ezrah (1Chron 4:17)
Ἰαμβρῆς
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Masc
  • Meaning: Jambres, Jambri
  • Note: One of the Egyptians who withstood Moses (2Tim 3:8)
  • Note: Father of men from Medeba who carried off John (brother of Jonathan) who succeeded Judas Maccabeus as leader of the Jews (1Macc 9:36)
  • Forms:
Ἰαμέθ
  • Meaning: Jameth, Ramah
  • Note: (Josh 19:8)
Ἰαμίν
  • Meaning: Jamin
  • Note: Son of Simeon (Gen 46:10)
  • Note: LXX supposes that (Gen 36:24) is the name of someone. It most likely refers to a body of hot water (i.e., hot springs). The Samaritan copy has meaning Emims or giants. Some Jewish writers and Luther understood the word to mean mules.
  • Note: Son of Ram (1Chron 2:27)
Ἰαμινί
  • Meaning: Jaminite
  • Note: Descendants of Jamin (Num 26:12)
Ἰαμνεία
Ἰαμνίτης
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Masc
  • Meaning: Jamnites
  • Note: Resident of Jamnia (2Macc 8:9)
  • Forms:
Ἰαμούν
  • Meaning: Jamun
  • Note: Son of Perez (Num 26:17 LXX); English has Hamul
Ἰαμουνί
  • Meaning: Jamunite
  • Note: Descendant of Jamun (Num 26:17LXX) English has Hamulites
Ἰανά
  • Meaning: Jana
  • Note: City assigned to the tribe of Judah (Josh 15:43 LXX); Hebrew , Ashnah
Ἰαναθά
  • Meaning: Janatha
  • Note: Son of David (2Sam 5:16a)
Ἰανί
  • Meaning: Jaanai
  • Note: One of the chief in the territory of Gad (1Chron 5:12)
Ἰαννά
  • Parse: Noun: Indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Janna
  • Note: Son of Joseph and father of Melchi (Luke 3:24 TR)
Ἰανναί
  • Meaning: Janna
  • Note: Son of Joseph and father of Melchi (Luke 3:24)
Ἰάννης, Ἰαννῆς
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Masc
  • Meaning: Jannes
  • Note: One of the Egyptians who withstood Moses (2Tim 3:8)
  • Forms:
Ἰανουέ
  • Meaning: Japhia
  • Note: Son of David (1Chron 3:7)
Ἰανούμ
  • Meaning: Janum
  • Note: City in the hill country of the territory of Judah (Josh 15:53)
Ἰανουού
  • Meaning: Japhia
  • Note: Son of David (1Chron 14:6)
Ἰανωκά
  • Meaning: Janohah
  • Note: A place named on the eastern boundary of Ephraim (Josh 16:6)
Ἰανώχ
  • Meaning: Janoah
  • Note: town in the uplands of Naphtali about 10 km east of Tyre (2Kings 15:29)
Ἰαούς
  • Meaning: Jeush
  • Note: Son of Bilhan (1Chron 7:10)
  • Note: Son of King Rehoboam (2Chron 11:19)
Ἰαρασία
  • Meaning: Jaareshiah
  • Note: Son of Jeroham (1Chron 8:27)
Ἰαράχ
  • Meaning: Jerah
  • Note: Son of Joktan (Gen 10:26)
Ἰαρβαάλ
  • Meaning: Jerubbaal
  • Note: Alternate name for Gideon (Judg 6:32)
Ἰαρβάλ
  • Meaning: Jerubbaal
  • Note: Alternate name for Gideon (Judg 7:1 Vat)
Ἰάρεδ, Ἰαρέδ
  • Parse: Noun: Indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Jared
  • Note: Son of Methuselah and father of Enoch (1Chron 1:2; Luke 3:37)
  • Note: Son of Jehudijah (1Chron 4:18)
Ἰάρετ
  • Meaning: Jared
  • Note: Son of Mahalalel and father of Enoch (Luke 3:37)
Ἰαριήλ
  • Meaning: Jezreel
  • Note: City in the hill country of the territory of Judah (Josh 15:56)
Ἰαριών
  • Meaning: Iron
  • Note: Town in the territory of Naphtali (Josh 19:38)
Ἰαρίβ
  • Meaning: Jarib
  • Note: Son of Simeon (1Chron 4:24)
  • Note: One of the leaders under Ezra (Ezra 8:16)
  • Note: Brother of Jeshua son of Jozadak (Ezra 10:18)
  • Note: Jehoiarib: The chief of the fifth of the 24 courses of priests (1Chron 24:7)
Ἰαριβί
  • Meaning: Jeribai
  • Note: Son of Elnaam, one of David's mighty warriors (1Chron 11:46)
Ἰαρικάμ
  • Meaning: Jokdeam
  • Note: City in the hill country of the territory of Judah (Josh 15:56)
Ἰαριμώθ
  • Meaning: Jerimoth
  • Note: Jerimoth: Zamoth's descendant who had married a foreign wife (1Esdras 9:28)
  • Note: Jerimoth: Son of Elam who promised to put away his pagan wife (Ezra 10:26)
  • Note: Jeremoth: son of Beriah (1Chron 8:16)
Ἰαρίμ
  • Meaning: Jareb
  • Note: Jareb: Assyrian king who received tribute from Israel (Hosea 5:13; 10:6)
  • Note: Jearim: Gibeonite town on the border of Benjamin (Josh 15:9)
  • Note: Jearim: Mountain on the border of Judah (Josh 15:10)
  • Note: Harum: Father of Aharhel (1Chron 4:8)
Ἰαριμούθ
  • Meaning: Jerimoth
  • Note: One of 30 mighty men of David (1Chron 12:5)
Ἰαρίν
  • Meaning: Jearim
  • Note: Jearim: One of the four chief cities of the Gibeonites (Josh 9:17)
  • Note: Jairite: descendant of Jair from the tribe of Manassah (2Sam 20:26)
Ἰαρμώθ
  • Meaning: Jeremoth
  • Note: Son of Zattu who promised to put away his pagan wife (Ezra 10:27)
Ἰασά
  • Meaning: Jahaz
  • Note: Jahaz: A city in Moab (Judg 11:20)
  • Note: Jahzah: City in the territory of Reuben (1Chron 6:78)
Ἰασάν
  • Meaning: Jashen
  • Note: Father of some of David's 30 mighty men (2Sam 23:32)
Ἰασιήλ
  • Meaning: Jahziel
  • Note: Son of Naphtali (1Chron 7:13)
Ἰασίφ
  • Meaning: Jasiph, Hosah
  • Note: City in the territory of Asher (Josh 19:29)
Ἰασόδ
  • Meaning: Jasod
  • Note: Alternate name for Azal (Zech 14:5)
Ἰασόλ
  • Meaning: Azal
  • Note: If this is a proper noun, it is a place near the western end of the valley near Jerusalem. However, may mean nearby (Zech 14:5)
Ἰασούβ
  • Meaning: Jashub, Job
  • Note: Son of Issachar (Gen 46:13)
  • Note: Symbolic name given to Isaiah's son (Isa 7:3) means a remnant shall return
  • Note: Son of Bani who promised to put away his pagan wife (Ezra 10:29)
Ἰασουβί
  • Meaning: Jasubite
  • Note: Descendant of Jashub (Num 26:20)
Ἰασουβός
  • Meaning: Jashub
  • Note: Mani's descendant who had married a foreign wife (1Esdras 9:30)
Ἰασουία
  • Meaning: Jeshohaiah
  • Note: Descendant of Simeon (1Chron 4:36)
Ἰασσά
  • Meaning: Jahzah, Jahaz, Jahaza
  • Note: Jahzah: a city in Moab (Jer 8:21)
  • Note: Jahaz: a city in Moab (Deut 2:32; Isa 15:4)
  • Note: Jahaza: One of the cities given to Reuben (Josh 13:18)
Ἰασσίβ
  • Meaning: Jassib
  • Note: means inhabitant of (Josh 17:7)
Ἰάσων
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Masc
  • Meaning: Jason
  • Note: A relative of Paul who provided accomodation for him (Acts 17:5-9; Rom 16:21)
  • Note: Son of Eleazar sent by Judas Maccabeus to Rome (1Macc 8:17)
  • Note: Father of Antipater who went to Rome as Jonathan's ambassador (1Macc 12:16; 14:22)
  • Note: Jason of Cyrene: Jewish historian (2Macc 2:19-23)
  • Note: High priest, son of Simon and brother of Onias (2Macc 4:7-26)
  • Forms:
Ἰάσωνα
  • Meaning: Jason
  • Note: (2Macc 4:24)
Ἰάσωνος
  • Meaning: Jason
  • Note: (2Macc 2:23)
Ἰαφαγαί
  • Meaning: Japhia
  • Note: A town on the southern boundary of Zebulun named with Chisloth-tabor and Daberath (Josh 19:12)
Ἰαφαλήτ
  • Meaning: Japhlet
  • Note: Son of Heber (1Chron 7:32)
Ἰάφεθ
  • Meaning: Japheth
  • Note: Son of Noah (Gen 10:1)
  • Note: A region toward the south next to Arabia (Judith 2:25)
Ἰαχάν
  • Meaning: Jachan
  • Note: One of the leaders of Gad (1Chron 5:13)
Ἰαχίν
  • Meaning: Jachin
  • Note: Son of Simeon (Gen 46:10)
  • Note: One of the leaders among the priests in Jerusalem (Neh 11:10)
  • Note: Priest in Jerusalem (1Chron 9:10)
  • Note: The chief of the 21st of the 24 courses of priests (1Chron 24:17)
Ἰαχινί
  • Meaning: Jachinite
  • Note: Descendants of Jachin (Num 26:12)
Ἰαχιράν
  • Meaning: Ahiram
  • Note: Son of Benjamin (Num 26:42)
Ἰαχιρανί
  • Meaning: Ahiramite
  • Note: Descendant of Ahiram (Num 26:42)
Ἰαχούμ
  • Meaning: Jachin
  • Note: One of two pillars. The other was Boaz (1Kings 7:7)
Ἰαώς