|Easton's Bible Dictionary|
(2 Chronicles 34:8), a contracted form of Jehoahaz (q.v.).
Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia
jo'-a-haz (yo'-achaz, "Yahweh has grasped" = "Jehoahaz"):
(1) Father of JOAH (4) (2 Chronicles 34:8).
(2) the Revised Version (British and American) and Hebrew in 2 Kings 14:1 for Jehoahaz, king of Israel.
(3) the Revised Version (British and American) and Hebrew in 2 Chronicles 36:2, 4 for JEHOAHAZ, king of Judah (which see).
Joahaz (5 Occurrences)
2 Kings 14:1 In the second year of Joash son of Joahaz king of Israel began Amaziah the son of Joash king of Judah to reign. (WEB JPS ASV BBE NAS)
2 Chronicles 34:8 Now in the eighteenth year of his reign, when he had purged the land and the house, he sent Shaphan the son of Azaliah, and Maaseiah the governor of the city, and Joah the son of Joahaz the recorder, to repair the house of Yahweh his God. (WEB KJV JPS ASV BBE DBY WBS NAS NIV)
2 Chronicles 36:1 Then the people of the land took Jehoahaz the son of Josiah, and made him king in his father's place in Jerusalem. (See NAS)
2 Chronicles 36:2 Joahaz was twenty-three years old when he began to reign; and he reigned three months in Jerusalem. (WEB JPS ASV NAS)
2 Chronicles 36:4 The king of Egypt made Eliakim his brother king over Judah and Jerusalem, and changed his name to Jehoiakim. Neco took Joahaz his brother, and carried him to Egypt. (WEB JPS ASV NAS)