יאשׁיּהוּ יאשׁיּה 


Yo'shiyah; yo-shee-yaw' or Yo'shiyahuw



Parts of Speech

n pr m

Root Word (Etymology)

from the same root as 803 and 3050, Greek 2502 Iwsisav

KJV Translation Count — 53x

The KJV translates Strongs H1 in the following manner: Josiah (53)

Outline of Biblical Usage

osiah = "whom Jehovah heals"
1. son of Amon by Jedidah who succeeded his father to the throne of Judah and reigned for 31 years; his reign is noteworthy for the great revivals back to the worship of Jehovah which he led
2. a returned exile and son of Zephaniah at whose house took place the solemn and symbolical crowning of Joshua the high priest in the time of Zechariah the prophet

Strong's Definitions

Yo'shiyah, yo-shee-yaw'; or Yoshiyahuw yoshe-yaw'-hoo; from the same root as 803 and 3050; founded of Jah; Joshijah, the name of two Israelites: — Josiah.

Concordance Results Using KJV

And he cried against the altar in the word of the LORD, and said, O altar, altar, thus saith the LORD; Behold, a child shall be born unto the house of David, H2977 by name; and upon thee shall he offer the priests of the high places that burn incense upon thee, and men's bones shall be burnt upon thee.


And the people of the land slew all them that had conspired against king Amon; and the people of the land made H2977 his son king in his stead.


And he was buried in his sepulchre in the garden of Uzza: and H2977 his son reigned in his stead.


H2977 was eight years old when he began to reign, and he reigned thirty and one years in Jerusalem. And his mother's name was Jedidah, the daughter of Adaiah of Boscath.


And it came to pass in the eighteenth year of king H2977, that the king sent Shaphan the son of Azaliah, the son of Meshullam, the scribe, to the house of the LORD, saying,


And as H2977 turned himself, he spied the sepulchres that were there in the mount, and sent, and took the bones out of the sepulchres, and burned them upon the altar, and polluted it, according to the word of the LORD which the man of God proclaimed, who proclaimed these words.


And all the houses also of the high places that were in the cities of Samaria, which the kings of Israel had made to provoke the LORD to anger, H2977 took away, and did to them according to all the acts that he had done in Bethel.


But in the eighteenth year of king H2977, wherein this passover was holden to the LORD in Jerusalem.


Moreover the workers with familiar spirits, and the wizards, and the images, and the idols, and all the abominations that were spied in the land of Judah and in Jerusalem, did H2977 put away, that he might perform the words of the law which were written in the book that Hilkiah the priest found in the house of the LORD.


Now the rest of the acts of H2977, and all that he did, are they not written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Judah?