Hoshama

HOSHAMA (hŏsh'a-ma). A son of Jeconiah or Jehoiachin, captive king of Judah (1Chr.3.18).


HOSHAMA hōsh’ ə mə (הוֹשָׁמָ֖ע, shortened form of יְהוֹשָׁמָ֖ע). One of the sons of Jeconiah, i.e. Jehoiachin, apparently born after he was led away into exile in Babylon (1 Chron 3:18).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

hosh’-a-ma, ho-sha’-ma (hoshama`, abbreviated from yehoshama`, "whom Yahweh heareth"): One of the sons or descendants of Jeconiah, the captive king of Judah (1Ch 3:18).