Gender: Male Meaning of Joab: "praise Jehovah" Origin of Joab: Hebrew

Joab Origin and Meaning

The name Joab is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "praise Jehovah".

Joab is the biblical name of an advisor of David, who led many military victories, and is surely much more usable than the burdened Job. A similar option is Joah, a possible replacement for Jonah or Noah.

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Ruanne Says:


This is two syllables, no?