August 12, 2014 § Leave a comment
Hebrew, meaning “Jehovah is upright” or “Jehovah is perfect”.
VARIATIONS and NICKNAMES:
Yotam . . . and . . . that’s it, I guess.
REFERENCES IN LITERATURE:
– Jotham Powell, the Frome’s hired man, in Edith Wharton’s Ethan Frome (written in 1911, but set in the 1890s or first few years of the 1900s).