Given Name ENOCH

GENDER: Masculine
OTHER SCRIPTS: חֲנוֹך (Ancient Hebrew), Ενωχ (Ancient Greek)
PRONOUNCED: EE-nək (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

From the Hebrew name חֲנוֹך (Chanokh) meaning "dedicated". In Genesis in the Old Testament this is the name of both the son of Cain and the father of Methuselah, who was the supposed author of the apocryphal Books of Enoch.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Chanokh (Biblical Hebrew), Enok (Danish), Enok (Norwegian), Enok (Swedish)

Categories

biblical, biblical patriarchs, books of the Bible, theatre, virtues
Entry updated December 8, 2017