Gender Masculine
Scripts לֶמֶכְ, לָמֶכְ(Ancient Hebrew) Λάμεχ(Ancient Greek)
Pronounced Pron. /ˈleɪ.mɪk/(English)  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

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

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesLemekh(Biblical Hebrew)


Entry updated June 9, 2023