also known as: Jakin, Yakin

Meaning: Yah (Yahweh) establishes

  1. Jachin, the 4th son of Simeon (Genesis 46:10), called also Jarib (1 Chr. 4:24)

  2. Jachin, the head of one of the courses (the 21st) of priests (1 Chr. 24:17)

  3. Jachin, one of the priests who returned from the Exile (1 Chr. 9:10)

Article Version: August 31, 2017