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Jehoaddan meaning

יהועדן
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🔼The name Jehoaddan in the Bible

The only Jehoaddan in the Bible is the mother of king Amaziah (1 Chronicles 14:2). In 2 Kings 14:2 her name is spelled with a yod before the final nun: יהועדין

🔼Etymology of the name Jehoaddan

The name Jehoaddin consists of two elements. The first part is יה (Yah) = יהו (Yahu) = יו (Yu), which in turn is an abbreviated form of the name usually translated with Lord: יהוה, YHWH, or Yahweh.

The second part of the name Jehoaddan comes from the verb עדן ('adan), meaning to make luxurious:

🔼Jehoaddan meaning

For a meaning of the name Jehoaddan, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads Yahweh Delights. Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names has Lord Of Pleasure.

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