Bible Names H-M: Jeroham
Jeroham in Easton's Bible Dictionary
cherished; who finds mercy. (1.) Father of Elkanah, and
grandfather of the prophet Samuel (1 Sam. 1:1).
(2.) The father of Azareel, the "captain" of the tribe
(1 Chr. 27:22).
(3.) 1 Chr. 12:7; a Benjamite.
(4.) 2 Chr. 23:1; one whose son assisted in placing
(5.) 1 Chr. 9:8; a Benjamite.
(6.) 1 Chr. 9:12; a priest, perhaps the same as in
Jeroham in Hitchcock's Bible Names
high; merciful; beloved
Jeroham in Naves Topical Bible
-1. A Levite and grandfather of Samuel
1Sa 1:1; 1Ch 6:27,34
-2. A chief of the tribe of Benjamin
-3. A descendant of Benjamin
-4. A priest, and father of Adaiah, who lived in Jerusalem
after the exile
1Ch 9:12; Ne 11:12
-5. Father of two Israelites who joined David at Ziklag
-6. The father of Azareel
-7. Father of Azariah
Jeroham in Smiths Bible Dictionary
1. Father of Elkanah, the father of Samuel, of the
house of Kohath. 1Sa 1:1; 1Ch 6:27,34 (B.C. before 1142.)
2. A Benjamite, the founder of a family of Bene-
Jeroham. 1Ch 8:27 Probably the same as
3. Father (or progenitor) of Ibneiah. 1Ch 9:8 comp.
1Chr 9:3 and 1Chr 9:9. (B.C. before 588.)
4. A descendant of Aaron, of the house of Immer, the
leader of the sixteenth course of priests; son of Pashur, and
father of Adaiah. 1Ch 9:12 He appears to be mentioned again in
Ne 11:12 (B.C. before 586.)
5. Jeroham of Gedor, some of whose sons joined David
at Ziglag. 1Ch 12:7 (B.C. before 1055.)
6. A Danite, whose son or descendant Azareel was head
of his tribe in the time of David. 1Ch 27:22
7. Father of Azariah, one of the "captains of
hundreds" in the time of Athaliah. 2Ch 23:1 (B.C. before 876.)
Jeroham in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
je-ro'-ham (yerocham, "may he be compassionate!"):
(1) An Ephraimite, the father of Elkanah, and grandfather of
Samuel (1 Sam 1:1; 1 Ch 6:27,34 (Hebrew 12,19)): Jerahmeel is
the name in Septuagint, Codex Vaticanus, in 1 Samuel and in
Septuagint, L and manuscripts, in 1 Chronicles.
(2) A Benjamite (1 Ch 8:27), apparently = JEREMOTH, (2)
(compare 8:14), and probably the same as he of 1 Ch 9:8.
(3) Ancestor of a priest in Jerusalem (1 Ch 9:12 = Neh 11:12).
(4) A man of Gedor, father of two of David's Benjamite
recruits at Ziklag, though Gedor might be a town in Southern
Judah (1 Ch 12:7 (Hebrew 8)).
(5) Father of Azarel, David's tribal chief over Dan (1 Ch
(6) Father of Azariah, one of the captains who supported
Jehoiada in overthrowing Queen Athaliah (2 Ch 23:1).
David Francis Roberts
Jeroham in Wikipedia
Jeroham is a name that means "cherished" or "one who finds
mercy". A number of people by this name is referenced in the
Father of Elkanah, and grandfather of the prophet Samuel — in
1 Samuel 1:1 .
The father of Azareel, the "captain" of the tribe of Dan — in
1 Chronicles 27:22 .
A Benjamite — in Chronicles 12:7 and 1 Chronicles 9:12 .
A man whose son assisted in placing Joash on the throne — in 2
Chronicles 23:1 .
A priest — in 1 Chronicles 9:12 ; (perhaps the same as in
Nehemiah 11:12 ).
Jeroham Scripture - 1 Chronicles 9:12
And Adaiah the son of Jeroham, the son of Pashur, the son of
Malchijah, and Maasiai the son of Adiel, the son of Jahzerah,
the son of Meshullam, the son of Meshillemith, the son of
Jeroham Scripture - 2 Chronicles 23:1
And in the seventh year Jehoiada strengthened himself, and
took the captains of hundreds, Azariah the son of Jeroham, and
Ishmael the son of Jehohanan, and Azariah the son of Obed, and
Maaseiah the son of Adaiah, and Elishaphat the son of Zichri,
into covenant with him.
Jeroham Scripture - Nehemiah 11:12
And their brethren that did the work of the house [were] eight
hundred twenty and two: and Adaiah the son of Jeroham, the son
of Pelaliah, the son of Amzi, the son of Zechariah, the son of
Pashur, the son of Malchiah,
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