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Joash

[joh-ash] /ˈdʒoʊ æʃ/
noun
1.
a king of Judah, reigned 837?–800? b.c., successor of Athaliah. II Kings 13:10–13.
Also, Douay Bible, Joas
[joh-as] /ˈdʒoʊ æs/ (Show IPA)
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Joash in the Bible

whom Jehovah bestowed. (1.) A contracted form of Jehoash, the father of Gideon (Judg. 6:11, 29; 8:13, 29, 32). (2.) One of the Benjamite archers who joined David at Ziklag (1 Chr. 12:3). (3.) One of King Ahab's sons (1 Kings 22:26). (4.) King of Judah (2 Kings 11:2; 12:19, 20). (See JEHOASH ØT0002005 [1].) (5.) King of Israel (2 Kings 13:9, 12, 13, 25). (See JEHOASH ØT0002005 [2].) (6.) 1 Chr. 7:8. (7.) One who had charge of the royal stores of oil under David and Solomon (1 Chr. 27:28).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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