Scriptures

Theophoric Names

Theophoric names are those which bear the name of a god. Below are lists of names from the scriptures which bear the name Our Father, indicating the proper pronunciation of his name—Yehowah.

Theophoric names with “Yehow” and “Yo” prefixes

Strong’s Hebrew Transliteration Compound Meaning Pagan Spelling
3059 יְהוֹאָחָז Yehow‘achaz Yehowah & achaz [270] has Seized Jehoachaz
3099 יוֹאָחָז Yow’achaz a form of 3059 Joachaz
3060 יְהוֹאָש Yehow‘ash Yehowah & ‘esh [784] is Strong Jehoash
3101 יוֹאָש Yow’ash a form of 3060 Joash
3075 יְהוֹזָבָד Yehowzabad Yehowah & zabad [2064] Endowed Jehozabad
3107 יוֹזָבָד Yowzabad a form of 3075 Jozabad
3076 יְהוֹחָנָן Yehowchanan Yehowah & chanan [2603] Graced Jehochanan
3110 יוֹחָנָן Yowchanan a form of 3076 Jochanan
3077 יְהוֹיָדָע Yehowyada Yehowah & yada [3045] Knows Jehojada
3111 יוֹיָדָע Yowyada a form of 3077 Jojada
3078 יְהוֹיָכִין Yehowyakiyn Yehowah & kuwn [3559] Establishes Jehojakin
3112 יוֹיָכִין Yowyakiyn a form of 3078 Jojakin
3079 יְהוֹיָקִים Yehowyaqiym Yehowah & quwm [3965] Raises Up Jehojakim
3113 יוֹיָקִים Yowyaqiym a form of 3079 Jojakim
3080 יְהוֹיָרִיב Yehowyariyb Yehowah & riyb [7378] Contends Jehojarib
3114 יוֹיָרִיב Yowyariyb a form of 3080 Jojarib
3082 יְהוֹנָדָב Yehownadab Yehowah & nadab [5068] is Willing Jehonadab
3122 יוֹנָדָב Yownadab a form of 3082 Jonadab
3083 יְהוֹנָתָן Yehownathan Yehowah & nathan [5414] has Given Jehonathan
3129 יוֹנָתָן Yownathan a form of 3083 Jonathan
3085 יְהוֹעַדָּה Yehow‘addah Yehowah & ‘adah [5710] has Adorned Jehoaddah
3087 יְהוֹצָדָק Yehowtsadaq Yehowah & tsadaq [6663] is Righteous Jehotsadak
3136 יוֹצָדָק Yowtsadaq a form of 3087 Jotsadak
3088 יְהוֹרָם Yehowram Yehowah & ruwm [7311] is Exalted Jehoram
3141 יוֹרָם Yowram a form of 3088 Joram
3092 יְהוֹשָפָט Yehowshaphat Yehowah & shaphat [8199] has Judged Jehoshaphat
3146 יוֹשָפָט Yowshaphat a form of 3092 Joshaphat
3084 יְהוֹסֵף Yehowceph Yehowah & ceph [3254] has Added Joseph
3086 יְהוֹעָדִין Yehow‘addiyn Yehowah & addiyn [5727] Delights Jehoaddan
3089 יְהוֹשֶׁבַע Yehowsheba Yehowah & shaba` [7621] has Sworn Jehosheba
3090 יְהוֹשַבְעַת Yehowshab’ath Yehowah & shab`ath [7650] is an Oath Jehoshabeath
3091 יְהוֹשׁוּעַ Yehowshuwa’ Yehowah & yasha [3467] is Salvation Joshua

Theophoric names with “Yah” and “Yahu” suffixes

Strong’s Hebrew Transliteration Compound Meaning Pagan Spelling
3470 יְשַׁעְיָה Yesha’yah yasha [3467] & yah to Save Jeshajah
3470a יְשַׁעְיָהוּ Yesha’yahuw yasha [3467] & yahu to Save Jeshajahu
5418 נְתַנְיָה Nethanyah nathan [5414] & yah to Give Nethanjah
5418a נְתַנְיָהוּ Nethanyahuw nathan [5414] & yahu to Give Nethanjahu
138 אֲדֹנִיָּה ‘Adoniyah ‘adown [113] & yah to Rule Adonijah
138a אֲדֹנִיָּהוּ ‘Adoniyahuw ‘adown [113] & yahu to Rule Adonijahu
452 אֵלִיָּה ‘Eliyah ‘el [410] & yah God is Yah Elijah
452a אֵלִיָּהוּ ‘Eliyahu ‘el [410] & yahu God is Yah Elijahu
3414 יִרְמְיָה Yirmeyah ruwm [7311] & yah Exalted Jirmejah
3414a יִרְמְיָהוּ Yirmeyahuw ruwm [7311] & yahu Exalted Jirmejahu
5166 נְחֶמְיָה Nechemyah nacham [5162] & yah Repent Nechemjah
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