Iob: JobOriginal Word: Ἰώβ, ὁPart of Speech:
Proper Noun, IndeclinableTransliteration:
(Hebrew), Job, the hero of the book of that name in the Old Testament.
Thayer'sSTRONGS NT 2492: ἸώβἸώβ
, indeclinable (אִיּוב
i. e. harassed, afflicted (but questioned; see Gesenius, Lex. (8th edition, by Mühlau and Volck) under the word)), Job,
the man commended in the didactic poem which bears his name in the canon of the O. T. (cf. Ezekiel 14:14, 20
) for his piety, and his constancy and fortitude in the endurance of trials: James 5:11
Of Hebrew origin ('Iyowb); Job (i.e. Ijob), a patriarch -- Job.
see HEBREW 'Iyowb