🔼The name Ummah in the Bible
The name Ummah occurs (as name) only once in the Bible. It's a city mentioned among the towns that were situated in the territory allotted to the tribe of Asher, when Canaan was divided after the conquest (Joshua 19:30).
🔼Etymology of the name Ummah
The name Ummah comes from the root-group עמם:
For a meaning of the name Ummah, NOBSE Study Bible Name List reads Association and Jones' Dictionary of Old Testament Proper Names has Union. BDB Theological Dictionary does not interpret the name Ummah.