Gender Masculine
Scripts חֲנוֹך(Ancient Hebrew) Ἐνώχ(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. EE-nək(English)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

From the Hebrew name חֲנוֹך (Chanokh) meaning "dedicated". In Genesis in the Old Testament this is the name of the son of Cain. It is also the name of a son of Jared and the father of Methuselah, who was the supposed author of the apocryphal Books of Enoch.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesChanokh(Biblical Hebrew) Enok(Danish) Enok(Norwegian) Enok(Swedish)


People think this name is

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Name Days

Poland: January 3


Entry updated May 29, 2020