Ιω- names
Ἰωά
  • Meaning: Joa
  • Note: Joa: descendant of Goliath (2Sam 21:11 LXX)
  • Note: Joah: Son of Zimmah (2Chron 29:12)
Ἰωαά
  • Meaning: Joah
  • Note: Son of Obed-Edom (1Chron 26:4)
Ἰωάβ
  • Meaning: Joab
  • Note: Joab: Son of Zeruiah (David's sister) and captain of David's army (2Sam 2:13)
  • Note: Joab: Son of Seraiah and father of Ge-Harashim (1Chron 4:14)
  • Note: A segment of those of Pahath-Moab who came out of captivity (Ezra 2:6)
  • Note: Joab: Relative of Pahath-Moab (1Esdras 5:11)
  • Note: Joab: (Ezra 8:9)
  • Note: Atroth Beth Joab: Probably a family in Judah (1Chron 2:54)
Ἰωάδ
  • Meaning: Joed
  • Note: Benjamite son of Pedaiah and father of Meshullam (Neh 11:7)
Ἰωαδά
  • Meaning: Joiada
  • Note: Son of Eliashib (Neh 13:28)
Ἰωαδαέ
  • Meaning: Jehoiada
  • Note: Leader of the Aaronites and 3700 men (1Chron 12:28)
Ἰωαδέν
  • Meaning: Jehoaddan
  • Note: Mother of Amaziah (2Chron 25:1)
Ἰωαδίν
  • Meaning: Jehoaddan
  • Note: Amaziah's mother (2Kings 14:2)
Ἰωαζαέ
  • Meaning: Joha
  • Note: Son of Shimri (1Chron 11:45)
Ἰωαζάρ
  • Meaning: Joezer
  • Note: One of 30 mighty men of David (1Chron 12:7)
Ἰωαθάμ, Ἰωάθαμ
  • Parse: Noun: Indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Jotham
  • Note: Youngest of Gideon's 70 sons who escaped Abimelech's purge (Judg 9:5)
  • Note: Son and successor of Uzziah; king of Judah (2Chron 26:21; Isa 1:1); father of Ahaz (Matt 1:9)
  • Note: Jotham: Son of Jahdai (1Chron 2:47)
Ἰωάθαν
  • Meaning: Jotham
  • Note: The youngest son of Gideon (Judg 9:5)
Ἰωακείμ
  • Meaning: Jehoiakim
  • Note: (Dan 1:1)
Ἰωακίμ
  • Meaning: Joakim
  • Note: Joakim: Husband of Susanna (Susanna 1:1)
  • Note: Joakim: High priest (Judith 4:6; 15:8)
  • Note: Father of Jeconiah (Baruch 1:3)
  • Note: High priest, son of Hilkiah and grandson of Shallum (Baruch 1:7)
  • Note: Jehoiakim: king of Judah (Jer 36:29)
  • Note: Jehoiachin: Son and successor of Jehoiakim (Ezek 1:2)
  • Note: Jehoiakim: son of Josiah (1Chron 3:15,16)
  • Note: Jokim: Descendant of Judah (1Chron 4:22)
  • Note: Joiakim: son of Jeshua and father of Eliashib (Neh 12:10)
Ἰωανάν
  • Meaning: Joannas, Johanan
  • Note: Son of Rhesa and father of Judah (Luke 3:27)
  • Note: Son of Eliashib (1Esdras 9:1)
  • Note: Son of Kareah (Jer 40:8)
  • Note: Son of Careah (2Kings 25:23)
  • Note: Johanan: Son of Josiah (1Chron 3:15)
  • Note: Johanan: Son of Elioenai (1Chron 3:24)
  • Note: Johanan: Son of Azariah (1Chron 6:9)
  • Note: Jehohanan: Singing priest (Neh 12:42)
  • Note: Johanan/Jehohanan: son of Eliashib (Neh 12:23; Ezra 10:6)
  • Note: Johanan: priest head of his father's house (Neh 12:22)
  • Note: Jehohanan: the head of a priestly house in the days of Joiakim (Neh 12:13)
  • Note: Jehohanan: relative of Tobiah and husband of Meshullam's daughter (Neh 6:18)
  • Note: Jehohanan: son of Bebai who promised to put away his pagan wife (Ezra 10:28)
  • Note: Johanan: son of Hakkatan (Ezra 8:12)
  • Note: Jehohanan: father of Ishmael (2Chron 23:1)
  • Note: Jehohanan: captain in Judah over 280,000 (2Chron 17:15)
  • Note: Jehohanan: son of Meshelemiah (1Chron 26:2)
  • Note: Johanan: eighth mighty man of David (1Chron 12:13)
  • Note: Johanan: another mighty man of David (1Chron 12:5)
Ἰωανάς
  • Meaning: Jonah
  • Note: Jonah: Levite who had married a foreign wife (1Esdras 9:23)
Ἰωάνης
Ἰωανοῦ
  • Meaning: Johanan
  • Note: Father of Azariah from the tribe of Ephraim (2Chron 28:12)
Ἰωάννα
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Fem
  • Meaning: Joanna
  • Note: Wife of Chuza, steward of Herod Antipas (Luke 8:3)
Ἰωαννᾶς
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Masc
  • Meaning: Joannas, Joanna
  • Note: Son of Rhesa (Luke 3:27)
  • Forms:
Ἰωάννης
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Masc
  • Meaning: John, Joannes
  • Note: Son of Simeon and father of Mattathias (1Macc 2:1)
  • Note: Jehohanan: Bebai's descendant who had married a foreign wife (1Esdras 9:29)
  • Note: John the apostle, brother of James, son of Zebedee, later called "John the theologian"
  • Note: Man who with Annas and Caiaphas sat in judgment on the apostles Peter and John (Acts 4:6)
  • Note: John Mark (Acts 12:12,25; 13:5,13; 15:37)
  • Note: John Gaddi: Son of Mattathias (1Macc 2:2)
  • Forms:
Ἰωαρίβ
  • Meaning: Joarib
  • Note: Head of family of priests including Simeon (1Macc 2:1)
  • Note: One of the leaders under Ezra (Ezra 8:16)
Ἰωαρίμ
  • Meaning: Jehoiarib
  • Note: Priest in Jerusalem (1Chron 9:10)
Ἰωάς
  • Meaning: Joash, Joas
  • Note: Joash: Father of Jeroboam (Amos 1:1)
  • Note: Joash: the Abiezrite, father of Gideon (Judg 6:11)
  • Note: Jehoash: Son of Jehoahaz (2Kings 14:16)
  • Note: Joash: Descendant of Judah (1Chron 4:22)
  • Note: Joash: son of Becher (1Chron 7:8)
  • Note: Joash: Benjamite son of Shemaah (1Chron 12:3)
  • Note: Jeush: son of Shimei (1Chron 23:10)
Ἰωασάρ
  • Meaning: Jesher
  • Note: Son of Caleb and Azubah (1Chron 2:18)
Ἰωάχ
  • Meaning: Joah
  • Note: Son of Zimmah; father of Iddo (1Chron 6:21)
  • Note: Son of Asaph (Isa 36:3)
Ἰωαχά
  • Meaning: Joah
  • Note: Father of Eden (2Chron 29:12)
Ἰωαχάζ
  • Meaning: Jehoahaz
  • Note: Father of Joash (2Chron 25:17)
  • Note: Son of Josiah (2Chron 36:1)
Ἰωαχάλ
  • Meaning: Jucal, Jehucal
  • Note: Jehucal: Son of Shelemiah (Jer 37:3)
  • Note: Jucal: Son of Shelemiah (Jer 38:1)
Ἰωαχάς
  • Meaning: Jehoahaz
  • Note: Son of Jehu (2Kings 10:35)
Ἰώβ
  • Parse: Noun: Indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Job
  • Note: A patriarch in the land of Uz (Job 1:1)
Ἰωβάβ
  • Meaning: Jobab
  • Note: Jobab: Son of Joktan (Gen 10:29)
  • Note: Jobab: Son of Shaharaim and Hodesh (1Chron 8:9)
  • Note: Jobab: Son of Elpaal (1Chron 8:18)
  • Note: Jobab: Son of Zerah; king of Edom (Gen 36:33,34; 1Chron 1:44,45)
  • Note: Hobab: Son of Reuel the Midianite, Moses' father-in-law (Num 10:29; Judg 1:16LXX; 4:11)
  • Note: Jobab: King of Madon (Josh 11:1)
  • Note: Jobab: Alt name for Job (Job 42:17b,d LXX)
Ἰωβέλ
  • Meaning: Jobel, Jabal
  • Note: Son of Lamech and Adah (Gen 4:20)
Ἰωβήδ
  • Meaning: Obed
  • Note: Son of Boaz and father of Jesse (Luke 3:32)
Ἰωβήλ
  • Meaning: Jobel, Ebed
  • Note: Father of Gaal (Judg 9:26)
Ἰωδά
  • Meaning: Judah, Jodah, Joda
  • Note: Judah: Son of Joannas and father of Joseph (Luke 3:26)
  • Note: Joda: son of Eliadun (1Esdras 5:56)
Ἰωδαέ
  • Meaning: Jehoiadah
  • Note: Jehoiadah: High priest when Athaliah usurped the throne (Jer 29:26)
  • Note: Jehoiada: Father of Benaiah (2Sam 8:18)
  • Note: Joiada: son of Eliashib and father of Jonathan (Neh 12:10)
  • Note: Jedaiah: priest in Jerusalem (1Chron 9:10)
Ἰωδάν
  • Meaning: Eden
  • Note: Son of Joah (2Chron 29:12)
Ἰωδανός
  • Meaning: Jodan
  • Note: Descendant of Jeshua (1Esdras 9:19)
Ἰωδιήλ
  • Meaning: Jediael
  • Note: One of David's captains from the tribe of Manasseh (1Chron 12:21)
Ἰωζαβάδ
  • Meaning: Jozabad
  • Note: Son of Jeshua (Ezra 8:33)
  • Note: Son of Pashhur (Ezra 10:22)
  • Note: Levite who promised to put away his pagan wife (Ezra 10:23)
  • Note: One of 30 mighty men of David (1Chron 12:5)
  • Note: Jehozabad: son of Obed-Edom (1Chron 26:4)
  • Note: Jehozabad: captain of 180,000 men (2Chron 17:18)
Ἰωζαβάθ
  • Meaning: Jozabad
  • Note: One of David's captains from the tribe of Manasseh (1Chron 12:21)
  • Note: Levite under Cononiah to collect offerings (2Chron 31:13)
Ἰωζαβδός
  • Meaning: Jozabad
  • Note: Levite who had married a foreign wife (1Esdras 9:23)
  • Note: One of the Levitical teachers (1Esdras 9:48)
Ἰωζαβέδ
  • Meaning: Jehozabad
  • Note: Son of Shimrith (2Chron 24:26)
Ἰωήλ
  • Parse: Noun: Indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Joel
  • Note: Son of Samuel (1Sam 8:2)
  • Note: Igal: Son of Shemaiah (1Chron 3:22)
  • Note: Joel: Descendant of Simeon (1Chron 4:35)
  • Note: Father of Shemaiah (1Chron 5:4,8)
  • Note: Joel: Descendant of Reuben (1Chron 5:4)
  • Note: Jeiel: descendant of Reuben (1Chron 5:7)
  • Note: Joel: father of Shema (1Chron 5:8)
  • Note: Joel: descendant of Gad (1Chron 5:11)
  • Note: Joel: son of Samuel and father of Heman (1Chron 6:33)
  • Note: Joel: son of Azariah and father of Elkanah (1Chron 6:36)
  • Note: Joel: Son of Izrahiah (1Chron 7:3)
  • Note: Joel: Brother of Nathan (1Chron 11:38)
  • Note: Jeziel: son of Zamaveth (1Chron 12:3)
  • Note: Son of Gershom (1Chron 15:7,11)
  • Note: Joel: Levite during David's reign (1Chron 15:11)
  • Note: Joel: father of Heman (1Chron 15:17)
  • Note: Joel: son of Laadan (1Chron 23:8)
  • Note: Joel: son of Jehieli (1Chron 26:22)
  • Note: Son of Pedaiah (1Chron 27:20)
  • Note: Iddo: a seer (2Chron 9:29)
  • Note: Joel: son of Azariah (2Chron 29:12)
  • Note: Son of Pethuel; prophet of his book (Joel 1:1)
  • Note: Son of Nebo (Ezra 10:43)
  • Note: Joel: son of Zichri (Neh 11:9)
Ἰωιαδά
  • Meaning: Jehoaddah
  • Note: Son of Ahaz (1Chron 8:36)
Ἰωιαρίβ
  • Meaning: Joiarib
  • Note: the head of a priestly house in the days of Joiakim (Neh 12:19)
Ἰωκάν
  • Meaning: Jaakan
  • Note: Son of Ezer (1Chron 1:42)
Ἰωμάν
  • Meaning: Joman
  • Note: Descendant of Judah (1Chron 4:19)
Ἰών
  • Meaning: Ijon
  • Note: town in the territory of Naphtali (2Chron 16:4)
Ἰωναδάβ
  • Meaning: Jonadab
  • Note: Son of Rechab and founder of the Rechabites (2Kings 10:15)
  • Note: Son of Shimeah, David's brother (2Sam 13:3)
Ἰωναθάμ
  • Meaning: Jonatham
  • Note: Son of Gershom (Judg 18:30 Vat)
Ἰωνάθης
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Masc
  • Meaning: Jonathan
  • Note: Jonathan Apphus: son of Mattathias (1Macc 2:5)
  • Note: Jonathan: son of Saul (1Chron 8:33)
  • Note: Jonathan: son of Gershom (Judg 18:30)
  • Note: Jonathan: Son of Abiathar the high priest (2Sam 15:27,36; 1Kings 1:41)
  • Note: Jonathan: Son of Shammah, David's nephew; he killed a giant in Gath (2Sam 21:21)
  • Note: Jonathan: Son of Jada and father of Peleth and Zaza (1Chron 2:32,33)
  • Note: Jonathan: Son of Shageh the Hararite (1Chron 11:34)
  • Note: Jonathan: One of David's mighty warriors (2Sam 23:32)
  • Note: Jonathan: the scribe in whose house Jeremiah was imprisoned (Jer 37:15)
  • Note: Jonathan: Father of Ebed (Ezra 8:6)
  • Note: Jonathan: Son of Joiada and father of Jaddua (Neh 12:11)
  • Note: Jonathan: Son of Asahel (Ezra 10:15)
  • Note: Jonathan: Son of Asahel (Ezra 10:15; 1Esdras 9:14)
  • Note: Jonathan: Son of Melichu (Ezra 12:14)
  • Note: Jonathan: Son of Shemaiah and father of Zachariah (Neh 12:35)
  • Note: Jonathan: father of Obed (1Esdras 8:32)
  • Note: Jonathan: Jonathan Maccabee surnamed Apphus; son of Mattathias (1Macc 2:5; 9-13)
  • Note: Jehonathan: son of Uzziah in charge of the storehouses (1Chron 27:25)
  • Note: Jehonathan: David's uncle (1Chron 27:32)
  • Note: Jehonathan: Levite in time of Jehoshaphat who taught the people (2Chron 17:8)
  • Note: Jehonathan: the head of a priestly house in the days of Joiakim (Neh 12:18)
  • Forms:
Ἰωνάμ
  • Meaning: Jonan, Jonam
  • Note: Son of Eliakim and father of Joseph (Luke 3:30)
Ἰωνάν
  • Parse: Noun: Indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Jonah
  • Note: Prophet to Nineveh (Jonah 1:1)
Ἰωνᾶς
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Masc
  • Meaning: Jonah
  • Note: Son of Amittai: Prophet in northen kingdom who was swallowed by a fish before warning Nineveh
  • Forms:
Ἰωρά
  • Meaning: Jorah
  • Note: Leader who escorted 112 out of captivity (Ezra 2:18)
Ἰωράμ
  • Parse: Noun: Indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Joram
  • Note: Son of Jehoshaphat and father of Uzziah (Matt 1:8)
  • Note: Captain over thousands who gave animals to Levites for Passover (1Esdras 1:9)
  • Note: Joram: brother of Tibni (1Kings 16:22 LXX)
  • Note: Jehoram: Son of Jehoshaphat; king of Judah (1Kings 16:28h; 22:50)
  • Note: Jehoram: son of Ahab; ninth king of Israel (2Kings 1:18a)
  • Note: Joram: son of Ahab (2Kings 8:16)
  • Note: Joram: son of Jeshaiah (1Chron 26:25)
Ἱωρεέ
  • Meaning: Jorai
  • Note: One of the leaders of Gad (1Chron 5:13)
Ἰωρείμ
  • Parse: Noun: Indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Jorim
  • Note: Son of Matthat and father of Eliezer (Luke 3:29)
Ἰωρίβ
  • Meaning: Joiarib
  • Note: Son of Zechariah and father of Adaiah (Neh 11:5)
  • Note: Father of Jedaiah (Neh 11:10)
Ἰώριβος
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Masc
  • Meaning: Jarib
  • Note: Descendant of Jeshua (1Esdras 9:19)
  • Forms:
Ἰωρίμ
  • Meaning: Jorim
  • Note: Son of Matthat and father of Eliezer (Luke 3:29)
Ἰωσαβδός
  • Meaning: Josabdos
  • Note: Son of Jesu (1Esdras 8:62)
Ἰωσαβεέ
  • Meaning: Jehosheba
  • Note: Daughter of King Joram, sister of Ahaziah (2Kings 11:2)
Ἰωσαβέθ
  • Meaning: Jozabad
  • Note: Jozabad: One of two of David's captains from the tribe of Manasseh (1Chron 12:21)
  • Note: Jehoshabeath: daughter of King Jehoram, wife of Jehoiada the priest (2Chron 22:11)
Ἰωσαδάκ
  • Meaning: Jehozadak
  • Note: 22nd from Aaron. Son of Seraiah; captured by Nebuchadnezer (1Chron 14,15)
Ἰωσαιάς
  • Meaning: Jeshaiah
  • Note: Son of Rehabiah (1Chron 26:25)
Ἰωσαφάτ
  • Parse: Noun: Indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Jehoshaphat, Josaphat
  • Note: Joshaphat: One of David's bodyguards (1Chron 11:43)
  • Note: Priest who helped to move the ark to Jerusalem (1Chron 15:24)
  • Note: Son of Ahilud the recorder (2Sam 8:16; 1Kings 4:3)
  • Note: Solomon's purveyor in Issachar (1Kings 4:17, but in 4:19LXX)
  • Note: King of Judah after his father Asa (1Kings 22)
  • Note: Son of Nimshi and father of Jehu, king of Israel (2Kings 9:2,14)
Ἰωσάφιας
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Masc
  • Meaning: Josaphius, Josaphias
  • Note: Father of Assalimoth (1Esdras 8:36)
  • Forms:
Ἰωσεδέκ
  • Meaning: Jozadak, Josedec, Jehozadak
  • Note: Jozadak: father of Jeshua (Ezra 3:2; 1Esdras 5:5,47; 9:19)
  • Note: Jehozadak: Father of Joshua (Hag 1:1)
  • Note: Jehozadak: The LXX considers this to be a person's name which means "Yahweh is righteous" while others translate as the meaning of the name: "the Lord our Righteousness" (Jer 23:6)
Ἰωσεφία
  • Meaning: Josiphiah
  • Note: Son of Shelomith (Ezra 8:10)
Ἰώσηπος
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Masc
  • Meaning: Josephus, Joseph
  • Note: Joseph: son of Zechariah (1Macc 5:18)
  • Note: Ezora's descendant who had married a foreign wife (1Esdras 9:34)
  • Forms:
Ἰωσήρος
  • Meaning: Joseph
  • Note: (1Macc 5:60)
Ἰωσῆς
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Masc
  • Meaning: Joses
  • Note: A Levite from Cyprus whose name was changed by the apostles to Barnabas (Acts 4:36)
  • Note: One of the brothers of Jesus (Mark 6:3; cf Matt 13:55)
  • Note: Son of Mary (Matt 27:56; Mark 15:40,47)
  • Forms:
Ἰωσήφ
  • Parse: Noun: Indeclined Masc
  • Meaning: Joseph
  • Note: Son of Jacob and Rachel (30:23)
  • Note: Son of Asaph, head of the first division of musicians (1Chron 25:2,9)
  • Note: Son of Mattathiah and father of Janna (Luke 3:24)
  • Note: Son of Jonan and father of Judah (Luke 3:30)
  • Note: Son of Jacob, James; husband of Mary, step-father of Jesus (Matt 1:16; Luke 3:23)
  • Note: A native of Arimathea (Matt 27:57; Luke 23:50)
  • Note: Surnamed Barsabas, also called Justus (Acts 1:23)
  • Note: Son of Bani (Ezra 10:42)
  • Note: Great grandfather of Judith (Judith 8:1)
  • Note: A Levite from Cyprus whose name was changed by the apostles to Barnabas (Acts 4:36)
  • Note: Father of Igal (Num 13:7)
  • Note: the head of a priestly house in the days of Joiakim (Neh 12:14)
Ἰωσήχ
  • Meaning: Joseph, Josech
  • Note: Son of Judah and father of Semei (Luke 3:26)
Ἰωσία
  • Meaning: Josiah
  • Note: Josiah: Son of Amon, king of Judah (Jer 1:2)
  • Note: Joshah: Son of Amaziah (1Chron 4:34)
  • Note: Joshaviah: son of Elnaam (1Chron 11:46)
  • Note: Jeshaiah: Leader of the eighth band of musicians who served in the sanctuary (1Chron 25:15)
Ἰωσίας
  • Parse: Noun: Nom Sing Masc
  • Meaning: Josiah
  • Note: Son of Amon and successor on the throne of Judah (2Kings 22:1; 2Chron 34:1) and father of Jeconiah (Matt 1:11)
  • Note: Son of David (1Kings 13:2)
  • Forms:
Ἰωϋάν
  • Meaning: Javan
  • Note: Son of Japheth (Gen 10:2)
Ἰωυκάμ
  • Meaning: Jucam
  • Note: This name does not appear in the MT (Gen 36:27 LXX)
Ἰωφαλήτ
  • Meaning: Pelet
  • Note: Son of Azmaveth; Benjamite slinger who joined David at Ziklag (1Chron 12:3)
Ἰωχά
  • Meaning: Joha
  • Note: Son of Beriah (1Chron 8:16)
Ἰωχαβέδ
  • Meaning: Jochebed
  • Note: Wife of Amram and mother of Moses (Ex 6:20)
Ἰωχαβήδ
  • Parse: Noun: indeclined Fem
  • Meaning: Jochabed
  • Note: Jochaed: Wife of Amram; mother of Aaron, Miriam, and Moses
  • Note: Ichabod: Son of Phineas (1Sam 14:3)
Ἰωχήλ
  • Meaning: Jarha
  • Note: Egyptian servant of Sheshan (1Chron 2:34)