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Scriptsמָחֲלַת Ancient Hebrew

Meaning & History

From the Hebrew name מָחֲלַת (Machalat) meaning "lyre". In the Old Testament she is the daughter of Ishmael and the wife of Esau.
Other Languages & CulturesMaeleth Biblical Greek Machalat Biblical Hebrew Maeleth Biblical Latin Mahala, Mahalia English

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biblical, biblical women, mothers, music, musical instruments
Entry updated December 8, 2017   Contribute