Main definitions of rehoboam in US English:

: rehoboam1Rehoboam2

rehoboam1

noun

  • A wine bottle of about six times the standard size.

Origin

Late 19th century: from the name Rehoboam.

Pronunciation

rehoboam

/ˌrē(h)əˈbōəm//ˌri(h)əˈboʊəm/

Main definitions of rehoboam in US English:

: rehoboam1Rehoboam2

Rehoboam2

proper noun

  • Son of Solomon, king of ancient Israel c.930–c.915 BC. His reign witnessed the secession of the northern tribes and their establishment of a new kingdom under Jeroboam, leaving Rehoboam as the first king of Judah (1 Kings 11–14).

Pronunciation

Rehoboam

/ˌrē(h)əˈbōəm//ˌri(h)əˈboʊəm/