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Enam meaning

עינם

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🔼The name Enam in the Bible

The nam Enam occurs only once in the Bible. It's the name of a location that came to be situated in the territory allotted to the tribe of Judah (Joshua 15:34). Most scholars think that Enam is the same as the place called Enaim, but there is no evidence for that (or the contrary).

🔼Etymology of the name Enam

There is no such word as עינם in Biblical Hebrew but scholars generally assume that עינם is a contracted form of עינים, the proper dual form of the noun עין (ayin), meaning eye or fountain (and which also serves as the name Enaim):

🔼Enam meaning

For a meaning of the name Enam, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads Two Springs and Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names has the similar Two Fountains. BDB Theological Dictionary doesn't translate our name but does list it under the noun עין (ayin), meaning fountain or eye.