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🔼The name Serug in the Bible
Serug is a descendant of Shem, the son of Noah. Serug is a son of Reu, who is son of Peleg the brother of Joktan (Genesis 11:23).
Serug is an ancestor of Abraham and thus of Israel, David and finally Jesus Christ (Luke 3:35). In Greek this name is spelled as Σαρουχ, Sarouch.
🔼Etymology of the name Serug
The name Serug comes from the verb שרג (sarag), meaning to be intertwined:
NOBSE Study Bible Name List and Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names agree: The name Serug means Branch.