(joy' uh kihm) Short form of Jehoiakim meaning, “Yah has established, set up, delivered.” Son of Jeshua and high priest of Israel about 510 B.C. (Nehemiah 12:10,Nehemiah 12:12,Nehemiah 12:26).
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