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Jalam meaning

יעלם

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🔼The name Jalam in the Bible

The only Jalam in the Bible is a son of Esau and Oholibamah the Hivite, and his brothers are called Jeush and Korah (Genesis 36:5).

🔼Etymology of the name Jalam

The name Jalam comes from the root group עלם ('lm I, II & III) and can be derived of any of the following:

The name Jalam is any of the above made active: He Will Alam.

🔼Jalam meaning

For a meaning of the name Jalam, NOBSE Study Bible Name List goes with root alam II, and reads Young Man. Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names proposes relations with root alam I, and reads He Will Be Hid or He Will Hide. BDB Theological Dictionary doesn't translate our name but lists it under root I.