🔼The name Jeshohaiah in the Bible
Jeshohaiah is mentioned only once in the Bible. He is listed among the family heads of the tribe of Simeon (1 Chronicles 4:36).
🔼Etymology of the name Jeshohaiah
The name Jeshohaiah consists of two elements, the first one being the verb שוח (shuah) or שחח (shahah), meaning to be low:
The second part of the name Jeshohaiah is the appellative יה (Yah) = יהו (Yahu) = יו (Yu), which in turn are abbreviated forms of the Tetragrammaton; the name of the Lord: YHWH.
For a meaning of the name Jeshohaiah, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads Humbled By Yahweh. Alfred Jones reads a curious Depression Of The Lord. BDB Theological Dictionary only points at the possible root-verb and refrains from suggesting a translation.