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Name Meaning and Biblical Context of Tekoa

Name Tekoa     (Add to Favourite List?)
Gender Male/Female
Meaning Pitching of tents.
Biblical context The Biblical baby name Tekoa is Hebrew in origin and it's meaning is pitching of tents, or fastening down.

Tekoa is pronounced tek-o'-ah.

Tekoa is the name of a man and a place mentioned in the Bible. Tekoa is also spelt as Tekoah.

Tekoa was a son of Ashur and grandson of Hezron.

Tekoa was the name of a town belonging to the tribe of Judah. It was built by King Rehoboam. Tekoa was the birthplace of the Prophet Amos, and of Ira, a mighty warrior in David's army. The wise woman sent by Joab to affect reconciliation between David and his rebel son Absalom, was a native of Tekoa. The people of Tekoa assisted Nehemiah in rebuilding the walls of Jerusalem.

Biblical reference for baby name Tekoa:
2 Samuel 14:2; 1 Chronicles 2:24; 4:5; 2 Chronicles 11:6; 20:20; Nehemiah 3:27; Jeremiah 6:1; Amos 1:1
Strong's Bible concordance H8620

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