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Amal meaning

עמל

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🔼The name Amal in the Bible

The only Amal mentioned in the Bible is a son of Helem, who is the brother of Shemer, of the tribe of Asher of Israel (1 Chronicles 7:35).

🔼Etymology of the name Amal

The name Amal comes from the verb עמל (amal), meaning to labor:

🔼Amal meaning

For a meaning of the name Amal, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads Toil. Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names proposes Troublesome. BDB Theological Dictionary doesn't translate but acknowledges that the name Amal is spelled identical to the masculine noun meaning trouble, toil or labor.