Meaning: Jehovah his sustainer, or he whom Jehovah holdeth
This was the name of three biblical kings.
King Jehoahaz of the Kingdom of Judah, son of Jehoram
also known as: Ahaziah
Relatives of Judah’s King Jehoahaz
- Father: King Jehoram
King Jehoahaz of Israel
He reigned 17 years, and followed the evil ways of the house of Jeroboam.
Relatives of Israel’s King Jehoahaz
- Father: King Jehu
King Jehoahaz of Judah, son of Josiah
also known as: Shallum
He fell into the idolatrous ways of his predecessors (2 Kings 23:32), was deposed by Pharaoh-Necho from the throne, and carried away prisoner into Egypt, where he died in captivity (23:33-34; Jeremiah 22:10-12; 2 Chronicles 36:1-4).
Relatives of Judah’s King Jehoahaz, son of Josiah