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Johanan

(jōhā`năn) [short form of JehohananJehohanan
, in the Bible. 1 Officer of Jehoshaphat. 2 Father of an officer of Jehoiada. 3 Korahite porter. 4 Husband of a foreign wife. 5, 6 Postexilic priests.
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], in the Bible. 1 Captain who led in the rescue of the captives of Ishmael. 2 Descendant of David. 3, 4 Two of David's men. 5 Chief priest. He also appears as Jonathan in the Book of Nehemiah. 6 Son of King Josiah. 7 Father of AzariahAzariah
, common name in ancient Israel, especially among the priests. The following occurrences of the name in the Bible do not necessarily all refer to different persons. 1 Chief officer under Solomon. 2 Chief officer under Solomon.
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 (6.) 8 Father of AzariahAzariah
, common name in ancient Israel, especially among the priests. The following occurrences of the name in the Bible do not necessarily all refer to different persons. 1 Chief officer under Solomon. 2 Chief officer under Solomon.
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 (19.) 9 Head of a family in the return from the Exile. 10 Son of TobiahTobiah
, in the Bible. 1 Ammonite opposed to Nehemiah. 2 Family returned from exile.
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Johanan (third century AD) who said: "If the Torah had not been given we could have learnt modesty from the cat, honesty from the ant, chastity from the dove, and good manners from the cock" (Epstein 1938a, 698).
"Johanan and Resh Lakish: The Image of God in the Study Hall: 'Masculinity' Versus 'Femininity.'" European Judaism 43, no.l (2010): 128-45.
(42) See Rabbi Johanan of Tiberias (third century CE): "Whoever denies idolatry is called a Jew" (BT Megilla 13a).
Rabbi Hiyya Bar-Abba fell ill and Rabbi Johanan went in to visit him.
Rabbi Johanan continues, "Likewise it says in the Prophets, `Thus speaks the High and exalted One...
Johanan said: Until he be rebuked!" (8) Nevertheless, reproof was not primarily intended to anger the one reproved, nor was it appropriate to use reproof to embarrass another person.
"Basically, we are cancelling out the starlight halo that otherwise would drown out the light signal of the planet," said Johanan (John) Codona, a senior research scientist at the UA's Steward Observatory.
The origin of Wales' top surnames Jones The Hebrew spelling of the name is Johanan and means "Johovah has favoured".
Israeli artist Johanan Hierson exhibited his "Natural Florals"--an organic series created with colorfully hand-woven fabrics--through Deljou Art Group; Smart Publishing introduced Russian artist Sveta Esser (5), whose contemporary landscapes garnered significant attention at the show; and German artist Radzetska turned heads in the SOLO section with her intense gold- and silver-leaf cityscapes.
Johanan heard a maiden fall upon her face and exclaim, 'Lord of the Universe!