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Madmannah meaning

מדמנה

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🔼The name Madmannah in the Bible

There are one town and one man named Madmannah in the Bible:

  • Madmannah the town was situated in the south of Judah (Joshua 15:31).
  • Madmannah the man was a son of Shaaph, who was a son of Caleb and Maacah of Judah (1 Chronicles 2:49).

🔼Etymology of the name Madmannah

The name Madmannah is spelled the same as but pronounced slightly different than the noun מדמנה (madmena), meaning manure pit, from the root דמן (dmn), which has to do with manufactured manure:

🔼Madmannah meaning

For a meaning of the name Madmannah, both NOBSE Study Bible Name List and Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names read Dunghill. BDB Theological Dictionary doesn't translate this name but does list it under the root דמן (dmn).