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:
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.
Holman Bible Dictionary
(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
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
Banished; possession; inheritance
Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible
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
The mother of Jotham, son of Uzziah king of Judah. The name signifies, one that possesseth the inheritanceâfrom Jarash, to possess. (2 Kings 15:33)
Easton's Bible Dictionary
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
2 Kings 15:33.
- (jeh rew' sshuh) Form of Jerusha
in 2 Chronicles 27:1 , a variant spelling with different final “silent” consonant in Hebrew. See Jerusha
( 2 Kings 15:33 = Jerusha
H 2 Chronicles 27:1 )
- His mother's name was Jerusha
The father of Jerusha
, who was wife of King Uzziah, and mother of King Jotham (2 Kings 15:33 ; 2 Chronicles 27:1 )
- Father of Jerusha
, or Jerusha
h, wife of Uzziah king of Judah