Given Name LEMUEL

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: לְמוּאֵל (Ancient Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: LEM-yoo-əl (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "for God" in Hebrew. This was the name of a king briefly mentioned in Proverbs in the Old Testament. In the Book of Mormon it is the name of a son of Lehi and Sariah. It is also borne by the hero of Jonathan Swift's novel 'Gulliver's Travels' (1726).

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Categories

biblical, Book of Mormon figures, currently out of the US top 1000, kings, literature, The Man in the High Castle characters
Entry updated May 31, 2018