Given Name LAMECH

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Biblical
OTHER SCRIPTS: לָמֶך (Ancient Hebrew)
PRONOUNCED: LAY-mik (English)  [details]

Meaning & History

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


biblical, biblical patriarchs, uncertain etymology
Entry updated December 8, 2017