Jorkeam

JORKEAM (jôr'kē-ăm, Heb. yorqe‘ām). A place inhabited by members of the family of Hezron and house of Caleb (1Chr.2.44). It may be identical with “Jokdeam” of Josh.15.56.


JORKEAM jôr’ kĭ əm (יָרְקֳעָ֑ם). A Judahite (1 Chron 2:44); but prob. a place name to be identified with Jokdeam (Josh 15:56).

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

This is probably to be taken as the name of a town, the "father" or "founder" of which was Raham (1Ch 2:44). It may be identical with "Jokdeam" of Jos 15:56.