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Enoch (Place)
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The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Enoch of Nod
Enoch of Nod (חֲנוֹךְ‎, chanokh). A city built by Cain, and named after his son. Enoch was in the land of Nod, east of Eden (Gen 4:14–17).
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Enoch (Place)
Enoch (Place). City which Cain named for his first son, Enoch (Gn 4:17). Its location is unknown.
The International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Revised
Enoch
Enoch A city built by Cain in the land of Nod and named after his firstborn son (Gen. 4:17).
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Enoch (Place)
Enoch (Heb. ḥănôḵ) (PLACE)A city built by Cain and named after his eldest son Enoch (Gen. 4:17).
Eerdmans Bible Dictionary
Enoch (Place)
ENOCH [ēˊnək] (Heb. anôḵ) (PLACE). A city built by Cain and named after his eldest son Enoch (Gen. 4:17).
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Enoch
E´NOCH (ēʹnok; “dedicated,” “initiated”). The name of two men, two others having their name given as Hanoch (which see), and the name of a city.1. The eldest son of Cain, who gave his own name to the city he built (Gen. 4:17–18).2. The son of Jared (Gen. 5:18) and father of Methuselah (5:21; Luke
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Enoch
ENOCH [EE nuck] (initiated or dedicated) — the name of two men and one city in the Bible:1. The firstborn son of Cain (Gen. 4:17–18).2. A city built by Cain in the land of Nod and named after his son (Gen. 4:17).3. A son of Jared and the father of Methuselah (Gen. 5:18–24; Henoch; 1 Chr. 1:3, KJV).
International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
ENOCH (Place)
ENOCH (CITY)In Genesis 4:17 it is narrated that Cain, who had taken up his abode in the land of Nod, East of Eden (verse 16), built there a city, and called it after the name of his firstborn son Enoch. It is impossible to fix more definitely the locality of this first of cities, recorded, as Delitzsch
Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Enoch
ENOCH (Ēʹ nŏk) Personal name meaning “dedicated.” 1. The son of Jared who was taken up to God without dying (Gen. 5:18). He became the father of Methuselah. Enoch lived in such close fellowship with God that he was translated into the presence of God without dying. Hebrews 11:5 attributes his translation
The Zondervan Encyclopedia of the Bible, Volume 2, D–G
Enoch (Place)
Enoch (place) ee’nuhk (חֲנוֹךְH2840, possibly “trained” or “initiated” or “follower”; Ἐνώχ G1970). A city that Cain built and named after his son Enoch (Gen. 4:17).
The International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia, Volumes 1–5
Enoch, (City)
ENOCH (CITY): In Gen 4:17 it is narrated that Cain, who had taken up his abode in the land of Nod, E. of Eden (ver 16), built there a city, and called it after the name of his firstborn son Enoch. It is impossible to fix more definitely the locality of this first of cities, recorded, as Delitzsch says
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