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Enosh in Biblical Hebrew
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The name Enosh in the Bible

The name Enosh is applied only once in the Bible. The one and only Enosh is the son of Seth, the third son of Adam and Eve (Genesis 4:26). Sine he is an ancestor of Christ, he appears in the Lucan genealogy (spelled Ενως; Luke 3:38).

Etymology of the name Enosh

Enosh is one of a few Hebrew words that indicate man or mankind and it is rooted in the root group אנש ('nsh I, II & III):

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Enosh meaning

For a meaning of the name Enosh, The name Enosh, Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names proposes Man Frail And Miserable. NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads Mortal.

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