Jachin

The origin of the name Jachin is Hebrew
This is how Jachin is written in Hebrew:This is how it is pronounced
יָכִין yaw-keen’
The biblical meaning of the name Jachin is:
According to:Meaning:
Strong“He will establish”
Gesenius”Whom God strengthens , founds”
Hitchcock“he that strengthens and makes steadfast”

In The Bible:
Jachin was

1. The fourth son of Simeon, called also Jarib

2. The head of one of the courses (the twenty-first) of priests

3. One of the priests who returned from the Exile


The name Jachin appears in the bible in the following verses:

Genesis 46:10 KJV
“And the sons of Simeon; Jemuel, and Jamin, and Ohad, and Jachin, and Zohar, and Shaul the son of a Canaanitish woman.”

Exodus 6:15 KJV
“And the sons of Simeon; Jemuel, and Jamin, and Ohad, and Jachin, and Zohar, and Shaul the son of a Canaanitish woman: these are the families of Simeon.”

Numbers 26:12 KJV
“The sons of Simeon after their families: of Nemuel, the family of the Nemuelites: of Jamin, the family of the Jaminites: of Jachin, the family of the Jachinites:”

1 Kings 7:21 KJV
“And he set up the pillars in the porch of the temple: and he set up the right pillar, and called the name thereof Jachin: and he set up the left pillar, and called the name thereof Boaz.”

1 Chronicles 9:10 KJV
“And of the priests; Jedaiah, and Jehoiarib, and Jachin,”

1 Chronicles 24:17 KJV
“The one and twentieth to Jachin, the two and twentieth to Gamul,”

2 Chronicles 3:17 KJV
“And he reared up the pillars before the temple, one on the right hand, and the other on the left; and called the name of that on the right hand Jachin, and the name of that on the left Boaz.”

Nehemiah 11:10 KJV
“Of the priests: Jedaiah the son of Joiarib, Jachin.”