Asked in English to Hebrew, Judaism, Tanakh and Talmud
What are the Hebrew symbols of Joseph of the bible?
Hebrew doesn't have symbols. It has letters. Joseph is spelled ×™×•×¡×£ (pronounced Yosef). ...
Does the name Johann mean Joseph?
No, They are different names, although both go back to ancient Hebrew. Johann is a German form of the name "John", which comes ultimately from the Hebrew Yohanan, meaning "God has favored". Joseph comes from the Hebrew Yoseph, which means "God increases". ...
Asked in Old Testament
What Hebrew name was given to Joseph by Pharaoh?
The name Joseph is Hebrew. The Pharaoh did not give Joseph a Hebrew name, he gave him an Egyptian name, which was Zaphnathpaaneah. Genesis 41:45 And Pharaoh called Joseph's name Zaphnathpaaneah; and he gave him to wife Asenath the daughter of Potipherah priest of On. And Joseph went out over all the land of Egypt. ...