Jakim in Smiths Bible Dictionary
(whom God sets up).
1. Head of the twelfth course of priests in the reign
of David. 1Ch 24:12 (B.C. 1014.)
2. A Benjamite, one of the Bene-Shimhi. 1Ch 8:19 (B.C.
Jakim in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE
ja'-kim (yaqim, "he (God) lifteth Up"; compare ELIAKIM):
(1) A Benjamite, a son of Shimei (1 Ch 8:19).
(2) A priest, the head of the 12th of the 24 courses into
which the priests were divided (1 Ch 24:12).