Character Study on Jerusha

Character Study on Jerusha

2 Kings 15: Five and twenty years old was he when he began to reign, and he reigned sixteen years in Jerusalem. And his mother's name was Jerusha, the daughter of Zadok.
2 Chronicles 27: Jotham was twenty and five years old when he began to reign, and he reigned sixteen years in Jerusalem. His mother's name also was Jerushah, the daughter of Zadok.

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Holman Bible Dictionary - Jerusha
(jih ryoo' sshuh) Personal name meaning, “one taken in possession.” Mother of Jotham, king of Judah (2 Kings 15:33 ). She was the daughter of Zadok, possibly of the priestly line. In 2 Chronicles 27:1 her name appears in the form Jerushah. The name of her father suggests that she may have been from a Levitical family.

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Jerusha, Jerushah
Daughter of Zadok, wife of Uzziah, and mother of Jotham, king of Judah. 2 Kings 15:33 ;

2 Chronicles 27:1 .

Hitchcock's Bible Names - Jerusha
Banished; possession; inheritance
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Jerusha
JERUSHA ( 2 Kings 15:33 = JERUSHAH 2 Chronicles 27:1 ). Mother of Jotham king of Judah.

The Hawker's Poor Man's Concordance And Dictionary - Jerusha
The mother of Jotham, son of Uzziah king of Judah. The name signifies, one that possesseth the inheritance—from Jarash, to possess. (2 Kings 15:33)

Easton's Bible Dictionary - Jerusha
Possession, or possessed; i.e., "by a husband", the wife of Uzziah, and mother of king Jotham (2 Kings 15:33 ).

Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Jerusha
2 Kings 15:33.

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Jerushah - (jeh rew' sshuh) Form of Jerusha in 2 Chronicles 27:1 , a variant spelling with different final “silent” consonant in Hebrew. See Jerusha
Jerushah - (See Jerusha
Jerusha - Jerusha ( 2 Kings 15:33 = JerushaH 2 Chronicles 27:1 )
Jotham - His mother's name was Jerusha
Zadok - ... ... The father of Jerusha, who was wife of King Uzziah, and mother of King Jotham (2 Kings 15:33 ; 2 Chronicles 27:1 )
Zadok - Father of Jerusha, or Jerushah, wife of Uzziah king of Judah