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Hazarmaveth meaning

חצרמות

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🔼The name Hazarmaveth in the Bible

Hazarmaveth is a son of Joktan, son of Eber (Genesis 10:26).

🔼Etymology of the name Hazarmaveth

The name Hazarmaveth is a compilation of two elements. The first part comes from the rich root group חצר (hsr I, II, III, IV & V):

The final part of the name Hazarmaveth is the word מות (mawet) meaning death:

🔼Hazarmaveth meaning

The name Hazarmaveth can be explained as a combination of any of the above but Village Of Death (NOBSE Study Bible Name List) is probably most likely. Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names reads The Court Of Death.