(whom Jehovah gave), a name of which John is the contraction.
Father of Ishmael, one of the "captains of hundreds" whom Jehoiada the priest took into his confidence about the restoration of the line of Judah. (2 Chronicles 23:1) (B.C. 910.)
* See other occurrences of the same term: Jehohanan.
Main reference: Smith's Bible Dictionary (1860s)
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