🔼The name Hanoch in the Bible
There are two Hanochs mentioned in the Bible:
🔼Etymology of the name Hanoch
The name Hanoch comes from the root חנך (hnk):
The name Hanoch is closely similar to Enoch, and Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names doesn't even treat Hanoch as a separate name. Jones proposes Initiated for Enoch. NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads Dedicated for both Enoch and Hanoch.