Gotholias

GOTHOLIAS. KJV and ASV Apoc. form of Gotholiah.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

Father of Josias, one of the sons of Elam who returned from Babylon with Ezra (1 Esdras 8:33). The name corresponds to Athaliah, the Greek Gotholias being substituted for the Hebrew guttural `ayin, as in Gomorrah, Gaza, etc. Taken with 2Ki 11:1, the name would seem to have been used for both men and women.