- (Hebrew), Job, the hero of the book of that name in the Old Testament.
1) a man known for his piety and, consistency and fortitude in the endurance of trials. His experiences are related in the OT book bearing his name.Literal: Job = "the cry of woe" or "I will exclaim"
Of Hebrew origin [H347]; Job (that is, Ijob), a patriarch
KJV Usage: Job.