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GenderMasculine
Scriptsלָמֶך Ancient Hebrew
PronouncedPron.LAY-m!k English
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Meaning & History

Possibly means "to make low" in Hebrew. This is the name of two characters in Genesis in the Old Testament: a descendant of Cain and the father of Noah.

Categories

biblical, biblical patriarchs, uncertain etymology
Entry updated December 8, 2017