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Diblaim meaning

דבלים
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🔼The name Diblaim in the Bible

The name Diblaim occurs only once in the Bible. It's the name of the father of Gomer, the adulterous wife of the prophet Hosea (Hosea 1:3).

🔼Etymology of the name Diblaim

The name Diblaim appears to be a plural form of the noun דבלה (debela), meaning fig cake:

🔼Diblaim meaning

For a meaning of the name Diblaim, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads a curious Twin Fig Cakes, and Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names offers a more realistic Two Cakes Of Figs. BDB Theological Dictionary doesn't interpret the name Diblaim but does list it under the root דבל.

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