Orig: or \i yo-she-yaw'-hoo\i0\plain\f3\fs21\cf23 ; from the same root as 803 and 3050; founded of Jah; Joshijah, the name of two Israelites:-- Josiah. H803 H3050
Use: Proper Name Masculine
Grk Strong: G2502
Josiah = "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