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HITCHCOCK'S
BIBLE NAMES DICTIONARY

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  • Aaron - a teacher; lofty; mountain of strength
  • Abaddon - the destroyer
  • Abagtha - father of the wine-press
  • Abana - made of stone; a building
  • Abarim - passages; passengers
  • Abba - father
  • Abda - a servant; servitude
  • Abdeel - a vapor; a cloud of God
  • Abdi - my servant
  • Abdiel - servant of God
  • Abdon - servant; cloud of judgment
  • Abednego - servant of light; shining
  • Abel - vanity; breath; vapor
  • Abel - a city; mourning
  • Abel-beth-maachah - mourning to the house of Maachah
  • Abel-maim - mourning of waters
  • Abel-meholah - mourning of sickness
  • Abel-mizraim - the mourning of Egyptians
  • Abel-shittim - mourning of thorns
  • Abez - an egg; muddy
  • Abi - my father
  • Abiah - the Lord is my father
  • Abi-albon - most intelligent father
  • Abiasaph - consuming father; gathering
  • Abiathar - excellent father; father of the remnant
  • Abib - green fruit; ears of corn
  • Abidah - father of knowledge
  • Abidan - father of judgment
  • Abiel - God my father
  • Abiezer - father of help
  • Abigail - the father's joy
  • Abihail - the father of strength
  • Abihu - he is my father
  • Abihud - father of praise; confession
  • Abijah - the Lord is my father
  • Abijam - father of the sea
  • Abilene - the father of mourning
  • Abimael - a father sent from God
  • Abimelech - father of the king
  • Abinadab - father of a vow, or of willingness
  • Abinoam - father of beauty
  • Abiram - high father; father of deceit
  • Abishag - ignorance of the father
  • Abishai - the present of my father
  • Abishalom - father of peace
  • Abishua - father of salvation
  • Abishur - father of the wall; father of uprightness
  • Abital - the father of the dew; or of the shadow
  • Abitub - father of goodness
  • Abiud - father of praise
  • Abner - father of light
  • Abram - high father
  • Abraham - father of a great multitude
  • Absalom - father of peace
  • Accad - a vessel; pitcher; spark
  • Accho - close; pressed together
  • Aceldama - field of blood
  • Achab - brother of the father
  • Achaia - grief; trouble
  • Achaicus - a native of Achaia; sorrowing; sad
  • Achan - or Achar - he that troubleth
  • Achaz - one that takes - or possesses
  • Achbor - a rat; bruising
  • Achim - preparing; revenging; confirming
  • Achish - thus it is; how is this
  • Achmetha - brother of death
  • Achor - trouble
  • Achsah - adorned; bursting the veil
  • Achshaph - poison; tricks
  • Achzib - liar; lying; one that runs
  • Adadah - testimony of the assembly
  • Adah - an assembly
  • Adaiah - the witness of the Lord
  • Adaliah - one that draws water; poverty; cloud; death
  • Adam - earthy; red
  • Adamah - red earth; of blood
  • Adami - my man; red; earthy; human
  • Adar - high; eminent
  • Adbeel - vapor, or cloud of God
  • Addi - my witness; adorned; prey
  • Addin - adorned; delicious; voluptuous
  • Addon - basis; foundation; the Lord
  • Adiel - the witness of the Lord
  • Adin - Adina, adorned; voluptuous; dainty
  • Adithaim - assemblies; testimonies
  • Adlai - my witness; my ornament
  • Admah - earthy; red; bloody
  • Admatha - a cloud of death; a mortal vapor
  • Adna - pleasure; delight
  • Adnah - eternal rest
  • Adoni-bezek - the lightning of the Lord; the Lord of lightning
  • Adonijah - the Lord is my master
  • Adonikam - the Lord is raised
  • Adoniram - my Lord is most high; Lord of might and elevation
  • Adoni-zedek - justice of the Lord; lord of justice
  • Adoraim - strength of the sea
  • Adoram - their beauty; their power
  • Adrammelech - the cloak, glory, grandeur or power of the king
  • Adramyttium - the court of death
  • Adriel - the flock of God
  • Adullam - their testimony; their prey; their ornament
  • Adummim - earthy; red; bloody things
  • Aeneas - praised; praiseworthy
  • Aenon - a cloud; fountain; his eye
  • Agabus - a locust; the father's joy or feast
  • Agag - roof; upper floor
  • Agar - or Hagar, a stranger; one that fears
  • Agee - a valley; deepness
  • Agrippa - one who causes great pain at his birth
  • Agur - stranger; gathered together
  • Ahab - uncle, or father's brother
  • Aharah - a smiling brother; a meadow of a sweet savor
  • Aharhel - another host; the last sorrow; a brother's sheep
  • Ahasbai - trusting in me; a grown-up brother
  • Ahasuerus - prince; head; chief
  • Ahava - essence; being; generation
  • Ahaz - one that takes or possesses
  • Ahaziah - seizure; vision of the Lord
  • Ahi - my brother; my brethren
  • Ahiah - brother of the Lord
  • Ahiam - mother's brother; brother of a nation
  • Ahian - brother of wine
  • Ahiezer - brother of assistance
  • Ahihud - brother of vanity, or of darkness, or of joy, or of praise; witty brother
  • Ahijah - same with Ahiah
  • Ahikam - a brother who raises up or avenges
  • Ahilud - a brother born, or begotten
  • Ahimaaz - a brother of the council
  • Ahiman - brother of the right hand
  • Ahimelech - my brother is a king; my king's brother
  • Ahimoth - brother of death
  • Ahinadab - a willing brother; brother of a vow
  • Ahinoam - beauty of the brother; brother of motion
  • Ahio - his brother; his brethren
  • Ahira - brother of iniquity; brother of the shepherd
  • Ahiram - brother of craft, or of protection
  • Ahisamach - brother of strength
  • Ahishahur - brother of the morning or dew; brother of blackness
  • Ahishar - brother of a prince; brother of a song
  • Ahithophel - brother of ruin or folly
  • Ahitub - brother of goodness
  • Ahlab - made of milk, or of fat; brother of the heart
  • Ahlai - beseeching; sorrowing; expecting
  • Ahoah - a live brother; my thorn or thistle
  • Aholah - his tabernacle; his tent
  • Aholiab - the tent of the father
  • Aholibah - my tent, or my tabernacle, in her
  • Aholibamah - my tabernacle is exalted
  • Ahumai - a meadow of waters; a brother of waters
  • Ahuzam - their taking or possessing vision
  • Ahuzzah - possession; seizing; collecting
  • Ai, or Hai - mass; heap
  • Aiah - vulture, raven; an isle; alas, where is it?
  • Aiath - same as Ai; an hour; eye; fountain
  • Aijeleth-Shahar - the land of the morning
  • Ain - same as Aiath
  • Ajalon - a chain; strength; a stag
  • Akkub - foot-print; supplanting; crookedness; lewdness
  • Akrabbim - scorpions
  • Alammelech - God is king
  • Alemeth - hiding; youth; worlds; upon the dead
  • Alexander - one who assists men
  • Alian - high
  • Alleluia - praise the Lord
  • Allon - an oak; strong
  • Allon-bachuth - the oak of weeping
  • Almodad - measure of God
  • Almon - hidden
  • Almon-diblathaim - hidden in a cluster of fig trees
  • Alpheus - a thousand; learned; chief
  • Alush - mingling together
  • Alvah - his rising up; his highness
  • Amad - people of witness; a prey
  • Amal - labor; iniquity
  • Amalek - a people that licks up
  • Aman - mother; fear of them
  • Amana - integrity; truth; a nurse
  • Amariah - the Lord says; the integrity of the Lord
  • Amasa - sparing the people
  • Amasai - strong
  • Amashai - the people's gift
  • Amashi-ali - same as Amaziah
  • Ami - mother; fear; people
  • Amaziah - the strength of the Lord
  • Aminadab - same as Amminadab
  • Amittai - true; fearing
  • Ammah - my, or his, - people
  • Ammi - same as Ammah
  • Ammiel - the people of God
  • Ammihud - people of praise
  • Ammi-nadab - my people is liberal
  • Ammishaddai - the people of the Almighty; the Almighty is with me
  • Ammizabad - dowry of the people
  • Ammon - a people; the son of my people
  • Amnon - faithful and true; tutor
  • Amok - a valley; a depth
  • Amon - faithful; true
  • Amorite - bitter; a rebel; a babbler
  • Amos - loading; weighty
  • Amoz - strong; robust
  • Amplias - large; extensive
  • Amram - an exalted people; their sheaves; handfuls of corn
  • Amraphel - one that speaks of secrets
  • Amzi - strong, mighty
  • Anab - a grape; a knot
  • Anah - one who answers; afflicted
  • Anaharath - dryness, burning, wrath
  • Anak - a collar; ornament
  • Anamim - a fountain; answer; affliction
  • Anammelech - answer; poverty of the king
  • Anani - a cloud; prophecy; divination
  • Ananias, or Ananiah - the cloud of the Lord
  • Anathema - separated; set apart
  • Anathoth, or Anath - answer; song; poverty
  • Andrew - a strong man
  • Andronicus - a man excelling others
  • Anem, or Anen - an answer; their affliction
  • Aner - answer; song; affliction
  • Aniam - a people; the strength or sorrow of people
  • Anim - answerings; singings; afflicted
  • Anna - gracious; one who gives
  • Annas - one who answers; humble
  • Antichrist - an adversary to Christ
  • Antioch - speedy as a chariot
  • Antipas - for all, or against all
  • Antipatris - for, or against the father
  • Antothijah - answers or songs of the Lord; afflictions
  • Anub - same as Anab
  • Apelles - exclusion; separation
  • Apharsathchites - Apharsites (from a root meaning) dividing or rending
  • Aphek, Aphekah, Aphik - strength; a rapid torrent
  • Aphiah - speaking, blowing
  • Apocalypse - uncovering, revelation
  • Apocrypha - hidden
  • Apollonia - perdition, destruction
  • Apollonius - destroying
  • Apollos - one who destroys; destroyer
  • Apollyon - a destroyer
  • Appaim - face; nostrils
  • Apphia - productive; fruitful
  • Aquila - an eagle
  • Ar - awakening; uncovering
  • Ara - cursing; seeing
  • Arab - multiplying; sowing sedition; a window; a locust
  • Arabia - evening; desert; ravens
  • Arad - a wild ass; a dragon
  • Arah - the way; a traveler
  • Aram - highness, magnificence, one that deceives; curse
  • Aran - an ark; their curse
  • Ararat - the curse of trembling
  • Araunah - ark; song; joyful cry
  • Arba - four
  • Archelaus - the prince of the people
  • Archippus - a master of horses
  • Arcturus - a gathering together
  • Ard - one that commands; he that descends
  • Ardon - ruling; a judgment of malediction
  • Areli - the light or vision of God
  • Areopagus - the hill of Mars
  • Aretas - agreeable, virtuous
  • Argob - a turf, or fat land
  • Ariel - altar; light or lion of God
  • Arimathea - a lion dead to the Lord
  • Arioch - long; great; tall
  • Aristarchus - the best prince
  • Aristobulus - a good counselor
  • Armageddon - hill of fruits; mountain of Megiddo
  • Arnon - rejoicing; sunlight
  • Aroer - heath; tamarisk
  • Arpad - the light of redemption
  • Arphaxad - a healer; a releaser
  • Artaxerxes - the silence of light; fervent to spoil
  • Artemas - whole, sound
  • Arumah - high; exalted
  • Asa - physician; cure
  • Asahel - creature of God
  • Asaiah - the Lord hath wrought
  • Asaph - who gathers together
  • Asareel - the beatitude of God
  • Asenath - peril; misfortune
  • Ashan - smoke
  • Ashbel - an old fire
  • Ashdod - effusion; inclination; theft
  • Asher - happiness
  • Ashima - crime; offense
  • Ashkenaz - a fire that spreads
  • Ashnah - change
  • Ashriel - same as Asareel
  • Ashtaroth, Ashtoreth - flocks; sheep; riches
  • Ashur - who is happy; or walks; or looks
  • Asia - muddy; boggy
  • Asiel - the work of God
  • Askelon - weight; balance; fire of infamy
  • Asnapper - unhappiness; increase of danger
  • Asriel - help of God
  • Assir - prisoner; fettered
  • Asshurim - liers in want; beholders
  • Assos - approaching; coming near
  • Assur - same as Ashur
  • Assyria - country of Assur or Ashur
  • Asuppim - gatherings
  • Asyncritus - incomparable
  • Atad - a thorn
  • Atarah - a crown
  • Ataroth - crowns
  • Ataroth-addar - crowns of power
  • Ater - left hand; shut
  • Athach - thy time
  • Athaiah - the Lord's time
  • Athaliah - the time of the Lord
  • Athlai - my hour or time
  • Attai - same as Athlai
  • Attalia - that increases or sends
  • Attalus - increased, nourished
  • Augustus - increased, augmented
  • Ava, or Ivah - iniquity
  • Aven - iniquity; force; riches; sorrow
  • Avim - wicked or perverse men
  • Avith - wicked, perverse
  • Azaliah - near the Lord
  • Azaniah - hearing the Lord; the Lord's weapons
  • Azareel - help of God
  • Azariah - he that hears the Lord
  • Azaz - strong one
  • Azazel - the scape-goat
  • Azaziah - strength of the Lord
  • Azekah - strength of walls
  • Azgad - a strong army; a gang of robbers
  • Azmaveth - strong death; a he-goat
  • Azmon - bone of a bone; our strength
  • Aznoth-tabor - the ears of Tabor; the ears of purity or contrition
  • Azor - a helper; a court
  • Azotus - the same as Ashdod
  • Azriel - same as Asriel
  • Azrikam - help, revenging
  • Azubah - forsaken
  • Azur - he that assists or is assisted
  • Azzan - their strength
  • Azzur - same as Azur

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- B -
  • Baal - master; lord
  • Baalah - her idol; she that is governed or subdued; a spouse
  • Baalath - a rejoicing; our proud lord
  • Baalath-beer - subjected pit
  • Baal-berith - idol of the covenant
  • Baale - same as Baalath
  • Baal-gad - idol of fortune or felicity
  • Baal-hamon - who rules a crowd
  • Baal-hermon - possessor of destruction or of a thing cursed
  • Baali - my idol; lord over me
  • Baalim - idols; masters; false gods
  • Baalis - a rejoicing; a proud lord
  • Baal-meon - idol or master of the house
  • Baal-peor - master of the opening
  • Baal-perazim - god of divisions
  • Baal-shalisha - the god that presides over three; the third idol
  • Baal-tamar - master of the palm-tree
  • Baal-zebub - god of the fly
  • Baal-zephon - the idol or possession of the north; hidden; secret
  • Baanah - in the answer; in affliction
  • Baara - a flame; purging
  • Baaseiah - in making; in pressing together
  • Baasha - he that seeks, or lays waste
  • Babel - confusion; mixture
  • Babylon - same as Babel
  • Baca - a mulberry-tree
  • Bahurim - choice; warlike; valiant
  • Bajith - a house
  • Balaam - the ancient of the people; the destruction of the people
  • Baladan - one without judgment
  • Balak - who lays waste or destroys
  • Bamah - an eminence or high place
  • Barabbas - son of shame, confusion
  • Barachel - that bows before God
  • Barachias - same as Barachel
  • Barak - thunder, or in vain
  • Barjesus - son of Jesus or Joshua
  • Barjona - son of a Jona; of a dove
  • Barnabas - son of the prophet, or of consolation
  • Barsabas - son of return; son of rest
  • Bartholomew - a son that suspends the waters
  • Bartimeus - son of the honorable
  • Baruch - who is blessed
  • Barzillai - son of contempt; made of iron
  • Bashan - in the tooth, in ivory
  • Bashemath - perfumed; confusion of death; in desolation
  • Bathsheba - the seventh daughter; the daughter of satiety
  • Bathsuha - same as Bathsheba
  • Bealiah - the god of an idol; in an assembly
  • Bealoth - cast under
  • Bebai - void, empty
  • Becher - first begotten; first fruits
  • Bechorath - first fruits
  • Bedad - alone; solitary
  • Bedaiah - Bedeiah, the only Lord
  • Bedan - according to judgment
  • Beeliada - an open idol
  • Beelzebub - same as Baalzebub
  • Beer - a well
  • Beera - a well; declaring
  • Beerelim - the well of Elim, or of rains
  • Beeri - my well
  • Beer-lahai-roi - the well of him that liveth and seeth me
  • Beeroth - wells; explaining
  • Beersheba - the well of an oath; the seventh well
  • Behemoth - beasts
  • Bekah - half a shekel
  • Belah - destroying
  • Belial - wicked, worthless
  • Belshazzar - master of the treasure
  • Belteshazzar - who lays up treasures in secret
  • Ben - a son
  • Benaiah - son of the Lord
  • Ben-ammi - son of my people
  • Beneberak - sons of lightning
  • Bene-jaakan - sons of sorrow
  • Benhadad - son of Hadad, or noise
  • Benhail - son of strength
  • Benhanan - son of grace
  • Benjamin - son of the right hand
  • Benimi - our sons
  • Beno - his son
  • Benoni - son of my sorrow, or pain
  • Benzoheth - son of separation
  • Beon - in affliction
  • Beor - burning; foolish; mad
  • Bera - a well; declaring
  • Berachah - blessing; bending the knee
  • Berachiah - speaking well of the Lord
  • Beraiah - the choosing of the Lord
  • Berea - heavy; weighty
  • Bered - hail
  • Beri - my son; my corn
  • Beriah - in fellowship; in envy
  • Berith - covenant
  • Bernice - one that brings victory
  • Berodach-baladan - the son of death
  • Berothai - wells; a cypress
  • Berothath - of a well
  • Besai - a despising; dirty
  • Besodeiah - counsel of the Lord
  • Besor - glad news; incarnation
  • Betah - confidence
  • Beten - belly
  • Bethabara - the house of confidence
  • Bethanath - house of affliction
  • Bethany - the house of song; the house of affliction
  • Betharabah - house of sweet smell
  • Beth-aram - house of height
  • Beth-aven - the house of vanity; of iniquity of trouble
  • Beth-azmaveth - house of death's strength
  • Beth-baalmeon - an idol of the dwelling-place
  • Beth-barah - the chosen house
  • Beth-birei - the house of my Creator, the house of my health
  • Beth-car - the house of the lamb
  • Beth-dagon - the house of corn, or of fish
  • Beth-diblathaim - house of dry figs
  • Beth-el - the house of God
  • Bethemek - house of deepness
  • Bether - division, or in the trial
  • Bethesda - house of pity or mercy
  • Beth-ezal - a neighbor's house
  • Beth-gader - a house for a mouse
  • Beth-gamul - house of recompense, or of the camel
  • Beth-haccerem - house of the vineyard
  • Beth-haran - house of grace
  • Beth-horon - house of wrath
  • Beth-lebaoth - house of lionesses
  • Beth-lehem - house of bread
  • Beth-marcaboth - house of bitterness wiped out
  • Beth-meon - house of the dwelling-place
  • Beth-nimrah - house of rebellion
  • Beth-palet - house of expulsion
  • Beth-pazzez - house of dividing asunder
  • Beth-peor - house of gaping, or opening
  • Bethphage - house of my month, or of early figs
  • Beth-phelet - same as Beth-palet
  • Beth-rapha - house of health
  • Bethsaida - house of fruits, or of food, or of snares
  • Bethshan - Beth-shean, house of the tooth, or of ivory, or of sleep
  • Beth-shemesh - house of the sun
  • Bethuel - filiation of God
  • Beth-zur - house of a rock
  • Betonim - bellies
  • Beulah - married
  • Bezai - eggs
  • Bezaleel - in the shadow of God
  • Bezek - lightning; in the chains
  • Bezer - vine branches
  • Bichri - first-born; first fruits
  • Bidkar - in compunction, or sharp pain
  • Bigthan - in the press; giving meat
  • Bigvai - in my body
  • Bildad - old friendship
  • Bileam - the ancient of the people; the devourer
  • Bilgah - ancient countenance
  • Bilhah - Bilhan, who is old or confused
  • Bilshan - in the tongue
  • Binea - son of the Lord
  • Binnui - building
  • Birsha - an evil; a son who beholds
  • Bishlam - in peace
  • Bithiah - daughter of the Lord
  • Bithron - divisions
  • Bithynia - violent precipitation
  • Bizjothjah - despite
  • Blastus - that buds or brings forth
  • Boanerges - son of thunder
  • Boaz - or Booz, in strength
  • Bocheru - the first born
  • Bochim - the place of weeping; or of mulberry-trees
  • Bohan - in them
  • Boskath - in poverty
  • Boson - taking away
  • Bozez - mud; bog
  • Bozrah - in tribulation or distress
  • Bukki - void
  • Bukkiah - the dissipation of the Lord
  • Bul - old age; perishing
  • Bunah - building; understanding
  • Bunni - building me
  • Buz - despised; plundered
  • Buzi - my contempt

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- C -
  • Cabbon - as though understanding
  • Cabul - displeasing; dirty
  • Caiphas - he that seeks with diligence; one that vomiteth
  • Cain - possession, or possessed
  • Cainan - possessor; purchaser
  • Calah - favorable; opportunity
  • Calcol - nourishing
  • Caleb - a dog; a crow; a basket
  • Caleb-Ephratah - see Ephratah
  • Calneh - our consummation
  • Calno - our consummation; altogether himself
  • Calvary - the place of a skull
  • Camon - his resurrection
  • Cana - zeal; jealousy; possession
  • Canaan - merchant; trader; or that humbles and subdues
  • Candace - who possesses contrition
  • Capernaum - the field of repentance; city of comfort
  • Caphtor - a sphere, buckle, or hand
  • Cappadocia - the same as Caphtor
  • Carcas - the covering of a lamb
  • Charchemish - a lamb; as taken away; withdrawn
  • Careah - bald; ice
  • Carmel - circumcised lamb; harvest; full of ears of corn
  • Carmi - my vineyard; lamb of the waters
  • Carpus - fruit; fruitful
  • Carshena - a lamb; sleeping
  • Casiphia - money; covetousness
  • Casluhim - hopes of life
  • Cedron - black; sad
  • Cenchrea - millet; small pulse
  • Cephas - a rock or stone
  • Cesar - a name applied to those who are cut out of the womb
  • Chalcol - who nourishes, consumes, and sustains the whole
  • Chaldea - as demons, or as robbers
  • Charran - a singing or calling out
  • Chebar - force or strength
  • Chedorlaomer - roundness of a sheaf
  • Chelal - as night
  • Chelub - a basket
  • Chelluh - all
  • Chelubai - he altogether against me
  • Chemarims - black ones
  • Chemosh - handling; stroking; taking away
  • Chenaanah - broken in pieces
  • Chenani - my pillar
  • Chenaniah - preparation, or disposition, or strength, of the Lord
  • Chephirah - a little lioness
  • Cheran - anger
  • Cherethims - Cherethites, who cut or tear away
  • Cherith - cutting; piercing; slaying
  • Chesed - as a devil, or a destroyer
  • Chesil - foolishness
  • Chesulloth - fearfulness
  • Chidon - a dart
  • Chiliab - totality; or the perfection of the father
  • Chilion - finished; complete; perfect
  • Chilmad - teaching or learning
  • Chimham - as they; like to them
  • Chios - open; opening
  • Chisleu - Cisleu, Casleu, rashness; confidence
  • Chislon - hope, trust
  • Chisloth-tabor - fears; purity
  • Chittem - those that bruise; gold
  • Chloe - green herb
  • Chorazin - the secret; here is a mystery
  • Chozeba - men liers in wait
  • Christ - anointed
  • Chun - making ready
  • Chushan-rishathaim - blackness of iniquities
  • Chuza - the seer or prophet
  • Cilicia - which rolls or overturns
  • Cis - same as Kish
  • Clauda - a lamentable voice
  • Claudia - Claudius, lame
  • Clement - mild; good; merciful
  • Cleophas - the whole glory
  • Cnidus - age
  • Colhozeh - every prophet
  • Colosse - punishment; correction
  • Coniah - strength of the Lord
  • Coos - top, summit
  • Corinth - which is satisfied; ornament; beauty
  • Cornelius - of a horn
  • Cosam - divining
  • Coz - a thorn
  • Cozbi - a liar; sliding away
  • Crescens - growing; increasing
  • Crete - carnal; fleshly
  • Crispus - curled
  • Cush, Cushan, Cushi - Ethiopians; blackness
  • Cuth, Cuthah - burning
  • Cyprus - fair; fairness
  • Cyrene - a wall; coldness; the floor
  • Cyrenius - who governs
  • Cyrus - as miserable; as heir

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  • Dabareh - the word; the thing; a bee; obedient
  • Dabbasheth - flowing with honey
  • Daberath - same as Dabareh
  • Dagon - corn; a fish
  • Dalaiah - the poor of the Lord
  • Dalmanutha - a bucket; a branch
  • Dalmatia - deceitful lamps; vain brightness
  • Dalphon - the house of caves
  • Damaris - a little woman
  • Damascus - a sack full of blood; the similitude of burning
  • Dan - judgment; he that judges
  • Daniel - judgment of God; God my judge
  • Dannah - judging
  • Darah - generation; house of the shepherd or of the companion
  • Darda - home of knowledge
  • Darius - he that informs himself
  • Darkon - of generation; of possession
  • Dathan - laws or rites
  • David - well-beloved, dear
  • Debir - an orator; a word
  • Deborah - word; thing; a bee
  • Decapolis - containing ten cities
  • Dedan - their breasts; friendship; a judge
  • Dedanim - the descendants of Dedan
  • Dekar - force
  • Delaiah - the poor of the Lord
  • Delilah - poor; small; head of hair
  • Demas - popular
  • Demetrius - belonging to corn, or to Ceres
  • Derbe - a sting
  • Deuel - the knowledge of God
  • Deuteronomy - repetition of the law
  • Diana - luminous, perfect
  • Diblaim - cluster of figs
  • Diblath - paste of dry figs
  • Dibon - abundance of knowledge
  • Dibon-gad - great understanding; abundance of sons
  • Dibri - an orator
  • Dibzahab, Dizahab - where much gold is
  • Didymus - a twin; double
  • Diklah, Dildah - his diminishing
  • Dilean - that is poor
  • Dimon - where it is red
  • Dimonah - dunghill
  • Dinah - judgment; who judges
  • Dinhabah - he gives judgment
  • Dionysius - divinely touched
  • Diotrephes - nourished by Jupiter
  • Dishan - a threshing
  • Dishon - fatness; ashes
  • Dodai, Dodanim - beloved
  • Dodavah - love
  • Dodo - his uncle
  • Doeg - careful, who acts with uneasiness
  • Dophkah - a knocking
  • Dor - generation, habitation
  • Dorcas - a female roe-deer
  • Dothan - the law; custom
  • Drusilla - watered by the dew
  • Dumali - silence; resemblance
  • Dura - same as Dor

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  • Ebal - ancient heaps
  • Ebed - a servant; laborer
  • Ebed-melech - the king's servant
  • Eben-ezer - the stone of help
  • Eber - one that passes; anger
  • Ebiasaph - a father that gathers or adds
  • Ebronah - passage over; being angry
  • Ecclesiastes - a preacher
  • Ed - witness
  • Eden - pleasure; delight
  • Eder - a flock
  • Edom - red, earthy; of blood
  • Edrei - a very great mass, or cloud
  • Eglah - heifer; chariot; round
  • Eglaim - drops of the sea
  • Eglon - same as Eglah
  • Egypt - that troubles or oppresses; anguish
  • Ehud - he that praises
  • Eker - barren, feeble
  • Ekron - barrenness; torn away
  • Eladah - the eternity of God
  • Elah - an oak; a curse; perjury
  • Elam - a young man; a virgin; a secret
  • Elasah - the doings of God
  • Elath - a hind; strength; an oak
  • El-beth-el - the God of Bethel
  • Eldaah - knowledge of God
  • Eldad - favored of God; love of God
  • Elead - witness of God
  • Elealeh - burnt-offering of God
  • Eleazar - help of God, court of God
  • El-elohe-Israel - God, the God of Israel
  • Eleph - learning
  • Elhanan - grace, or gift, or mercy of God
  • Eli - the offering or lifting up
  • Eli, Eli - my God, my God
  • Eliab - God is my father; God is the father
  • Eliada - knowledge of God
  • Eliah - God the Lord
  • Eliahba - my God the Father
  • Eliakim - resurrection of God
  • Eliam - the people of God
  • Elias - same as Elijah
  • Eliasaph - the Lord increaseth
  • Eliashib - the God of conversion
  • Eliathah - thou art my God
  • Elidad - beloved of God
  • Eliel - God, my God
  • Elienai - the God of my eyes
  • Eliezer - help, or court, of my God
  • Elihoreph - god of winter, or of youth
  • Elihu -he is my God himself
  • Elijah - God the Lord, the strong Lord
  • Elika - pelican of God
  • Elim - the rams; the strong; stags
  • Elimelech - my God is king
  • Elioenai - toward him are mine eyes; or to him are my fountains
  • Eliphal - a miracle of God
  • Eliphalet - the God of deliverance
  • Eliphaz - the endeavor of God
  • Elisabeth, Elizabeth - the oath, or fullness, of God
  • Elisha - salvation of God
  • Elishah - it is God; the lamb of God: God that gives help
  • Elishama - God hearing
  • Elishaphat - my God judgeth
  • Elisheba - same as Elisabeth
  • Elishua - God is my salvation
  • Eliud - God is my praise
  • Elizur - God is my strength; my rock; rock of God
  • Elkanah - God the zealous; the zeal of God
  • Elkeshai - hardiness or rigor of God
  • Ellasar - revolting from God
  • Elkoshite - a man of Elkeshai
  • Elmodam - the God of measure, or of the garment
  • Elnaam - God's fairness
  • Elnathan - God hath given; the gift of God
  • Elohi, Elohim - God
  • Elon - oak; grove; strong
  • Elon-beth-hanan - the house of grace or mercy
  • Elpaal - God's work
  • Elpalet - same as Eliphalet
  • Eltekeh - of grace or mercy
  • Elteketh - the case of God
  • Eltolad - the generation of God
  • Elul - cry or outcry
  • Eluzai - God is my strength
  • Elymas - a magician, a corrupter
  • Elzabad - the dowry of God
  • Elzaphan - God of the northeast wind
  • Emims - fears; terrors; formidable; people
  • Emmanuel - God with us
  • Emmaus - people despised or obscure
  • Emmor - an ass
  • Enam - fountain, open place
  • Enan - cloud
  • En-dor - fountain, eye of generation, or of habitation
  • Eneas - laudable
  • En-eglaim - eye, or fountain, of calves
  • En-gannim - eye, or fountain, of protection or of gardens
  • En-gedi - eye, or fountain, of the goat, or of happiness
  • En-haddah - quick sight; well of gladness
  • En-hakkore - fountain of him that called or prayed
  • En-hazor - the grass of the well
  • En-mishpat - fountain of judgment
  • Enoch - dedicated; disciplined
  • Enon - cloud; mass of darkness; fountain; eye
  • Enos - mortal man; sick; despaired of; forgetful
  • En-rimmon - well of weight
  • En-rogel - the fuller's fountain; the well of searching
  • En-shemesh - fountain, or eye, of the sun
  • En-tappuah - fountain of an apple, or of inflation
  • Epaphras - covered with foam
  • Epaphroditus - agreeable; handsome
  • Epenetus - laudable; worthy of praise
  • Ephah - weary; tired
  • Epher - dust; lead
  • Ephes-dammim - effusion of blood
  • Ephesus - desirable
  • Eph-lal - judging; praying
  • Ephphatha - be opened
  • Ephraim - fruitful; increasing
  • Ephratah, Ephrath - abundance; bearing fruit
  • Ephron - dust
  • Epicurean - follower of Epicurus, i.e., of one who gives assistance
  • Er - watchman
  • Eran - follower
  • Erastus - lovely, amiable
  • Erech length; health; physic
  • Eri - my city
  • Esaias - same as Isaiah
  • Esar-haddon - that closes the point; joy; cheerfulness
  • Esau - he that acts or finishes
  • Esek - contention
  • Esh-baal - the fire of the idol, or of the ruler
  • Esh-ban - fire of the sun
  • Eshcol - bunch of grapes
  • Eshean - held up
  • Eshek - violence, force
  • Eshkalon - same as Askelon
  • Eshtaol - a strong woman
  • Eshtemoa - the bosom of a woman
  • Esli - near me; he who separates
  • Esmachiah - joined to the Lord
  • Esrom - dart of joy; division of a song
  • Esther - secret; hidden
  • Etam - their bird, their covering
  • Etham - their strength; their sign
  • Ethan - strong; the gift of the island
  • Ethanim - strong; valiant
  • Ethbaal - toward the idol, or with Baal
  • Ether - talk
  • Ethiopia - blackness; heat
  • Ethnan - gift
  • Ethni - strong
  • Eubulus - prudent; good counselor
  • Eunice - good victory
  • Euodias - sweet scent
  • Euphrates - that makes fruitful
  • Eutychus - happy; fortunate
  • Eve - living; enlivening
  • Evi - unjust
  • Evil-merodach - the fool of Merodach; the fool grinds bitterly
  • Exodus - going out, departure
  • Ezbon - hastening to understand
  • Ezekiel - the strength of God
  • Ezel - going abroad; walk
  • Ezem - a bone
  • Ezer - a help
  • Ezion-geber - the wood of the man
  • Ezra - help; court
  • Ezri - my help

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  • Felix - happy, prosperous
  • Festus - festive, joyful
  • Fortunatus - lucky, fortunate

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  • Gaal - contempt; abomination
  • Gaash - tempest; commotion
  • Gabbai - the back
  • Gabbatha - high; elevated
  • Gabriel - God is my strength
  • Gad - a band; a troop
  • Gadarenes - men of Gadara, i.e., a place surrounded or walled
  • Gaddi - my troop; a kid
  • Gaddiel - goat of God; the Lord my happiness
  • Gaius - lord; an earthly man
  • Galal - a roll, a wheel
  • Galatia - white; the color of milk
  • Galeed - the heap of witness
  • Galilee - wheel; revolution
  • Gallim - who heap up; who cover
  • Gallio - who sucks, or lives on milk
  • Gamaliel - recompense of God; camel of God
  • Gammadims - dwarfs
  • Gamul - a recompense
  • Gareb - a scab
  • Garmites - men of Garmi, ie., bones, or, my cause
  • Gatam - their lowing; their touch
  • Gath - a wine-press
  • Gath-rimmon - the high wine-press
  • Gaza - strong; a goat
  • Gazabar - a treasurer
  • Gazer - a dividing; a sentence
  • Gazez - a passing over
  • Gazzam - the fleece of them
  • Geba - a hill; cup
  • Gebal - bound; limit
  • Geber - manly, strong
  • Gebim - grasshoppers; height
  • Gedaliah - God is my greatness
  • Geder, Gederah, Gederoth - a wall
  • Gederothaim - hedges
  • Gehazi - valley of sight
  • Geliloth - rolling, wheel, heap
  • Gemalli - wares; a camel
  • Gemariah - accomplishment or perfection of the Lord
  • Gennesaret - garden of the prince
  • Genesis - beginning
  • Genubath - theft; robbery
  • Gera - pilgrimage, combat; dispute
  • Gerar - same as Gera
  • Gergesenes - those who come from pilgrimage or fight
  • Gerizim - cutters, hatchets
  • Gershom - a stranger here
  • Gershon - his banishment; the change of pilgrimage
  • Geshur, Geshuri - sight of the valley; a walled valley
  • Gether - the vale of trial or searching
  • Gethsemane - a very fat or plentiful vale
  • Geuel - God's redemption
  • Gezer - dividing, sentence
  • Giah - to guide; draw out; produce; a groan or sigh
  • Gibbar - strong, manly
  • Gibbethon - a back; a high house
  • Gibeah - a hill
  • Gibeon - hill; cup; thing lifted up
  • Giddel - great
  • Gideon - he that bruises or breaks; a destroyer
  • Gideoni - same as Gideon
  • Gihon - valley of grace
  • Gilalai - a wheel
  • Gilboa - revolution of inquiry
  • Gilead - the heap or mass of testimony
  • Gilgal - wheel; rolling; heap
  • Giloh - he that rejoices; he that overturns
  • Gimzo - that bulrush
  • Ginath, Ginnetho - a garden
  • Girgashite - who arrives from pilgrimage
  • Gispa - coming hither
  • Gittah-hepher - digging; a wine-press
  • Gittaim - a wine-press
  • Gittites - men of Gath, ie., of a wine-press
  • Goath - his touching; his roaring
  • Gob - cistern; grasshopper
  • Gog - roof; covering
  • Golan - passage; revolution
  • Golgotha - a heap of skulls; something skull-shaped
  • Goliath - passage; revolution; heap
  • Gomer - to finish; complete
  • Gomorrah - rebellious people
  • Goshen - approaching; drawing near
  • Gozan - fleece; pasture; who nourisheth the body
  • Gudgodah - happiness
  • Guni - a garden; a covering
  • Gur - the young of a beast; a whelp
  • Gur-baal - the governor's whelp

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  • Haahashtari - a runner
  • Habaiah - the hiding of the Lord
  • Habakkuk - he that embraces; a wrestler
  • Habazinaiah - a hiding of the shield of the Lord
  • Habor - a partaker; a companion
  • Hachaliah - who waits for the Lord
  • Hachilah - my hope is in her
  • Hachmoni - a wise man
  • Hadad - joy; noise; clamor
  • Hadadezer - beauty of assistance
  • Hadadrimmon - invocation to the god Rimmon
  • Hadar - power; greatness
  • Hadarezer - same as Hadadezer
  • Hadashah - news; a month
  • Hadassah - a myrtle; joy
  • Hadid - rejoicing; sharp
  • Hadlai - loitering; hindering
  • Hadoram - their beauty; their power
  • Hadrach - point; joy of tenderness
  • Hagab, Hagabah - a grasshopper
  • Hagar - a stranger; one that fears
  • Haggai - feast; solemnity
  • Haggeri, Haggi - a stranger
  • Haggiah - the Lord's feast
  • Haggith - rejoicing
  • Hakkatan - little
  • Hakkoz - a thorn; summer; an end
  • Hakupha - a commandment of the mouth
  • Halah - a moist table
  • Halak - part
  • Halhul - grief; looking for grief
  • Hali - sickness; a beginning; a precious stone
  • Hallelujah - praise the Lord
  • Halloesh - saying nothing; an enchanter
  • Ham - hot; heat; brown
  • Haman - noise; tumult
  • Hamath - anger; heat; a wall
  • Hamath-zobah - the heat, or the wall, of an army
  • Hammedatha - he that troubles the law
  • Hammelech - a king; a counselor
  • Hammon - heat; the sun
  • Hamonah - his multitude; his uproar
  • Hamon-gog - the multitude of Gog
  • Hamor - an ass; clay; dirt
  • Hamoth - indignation
  • Hamul - godly; merciful
  • Hamutal - the shadow of his heat
  • Hanameel - the grace that comes from God; gift of God
  • Hanan - full of grace
  • Hananeel - grace, or gift, of God
  • Hanani - my grace; my mercy
  • Hananiah - grace; mercy; gift of the Lord
  • Hanes - banishment of grace
  • Haniel - the gift of God
  • Hannah - gracious; merciful; he that gives
  • Hannathon - the gift of grace
  • Hanniel - grace or mercy of God
  • Hanoch - dedicated
  • Hanun - gracious; merciful
  • Hapharaim - searching; digging
  • Hara - a hill; showing forth
  • Haradah - well of great fear
  • Haran - mountainous country
  • Harran - see Charran
  • Harbonah - his destruction; his sword
  • Hareph - winter; reproach
  • Harhas - anger; heat of confidence
  • Harhaiah - heat, or anger, of the Lord
  • Harhur - made warm
  • Harim - destroyed; dedicated to God
  • Harnepher - the anger of a bull; increasing heat
  • Harod - astonishment; fear
  • Harosheth - a forest; agriculture; workmanship; deafness; silence
  • Harsha - workmanship; a wood
  • Harum - high; throwing down
  • Harumaph - destruction
  • Haruphite - slender; sharp
  • Haruz - careful
  • Hasadiah - the mercy of the Lord
  • Hashabiah - the estimation of the Lord
  • Hashabnah, Hashabniah - the silence of the Lord
  • Hashem - named; a putting to
  • Hashub - esteemed; numbered
  • Hashubah - estimation; thought
  • Hashum - silence; their hasting
  • Hashupha - spent; made base
  • Hasrah - wanting
  • Hatach - he that strikes
  • Hathath - fear
  • Hatita - a bending of sin
  • Hattil - howling for sin
  • Hattipha - robbery
  • Hattush - forsaking sin
  • Hauran - a hole; liberty; whiteness
  • Havilah - that suffers pain; that brings forth
  • Havoth-jair - the villages that enlighten
  • Hazael - that sees God
  • Hazaiah - seeing the Lord
  • Hazar-addar - an imprisoned generation
  • Hazarenan - imprisoned cloud
  • Hazargaddah - imprisoned band
  • Hazar-hatticon - middle village; preparation
  • Hazarmaveth - dwelling of death
  • Hazar-shual - a wolf's house
  • Hazar-susah, or susim - the hay-paunch of a horse
  • Hazelelponi - sorrow of countenance
  • Hazeroth - villages; palaces
  • Hazezon-tamar - drawing near to bitterness
  • Hazo - seeing; prophesying
  • Hazor - court; hay
  • Heber - one that passes; anger
  • Hebrews - descendants of Heber
  • Hebron - society; friendship
  • Hegai, or Hege - meditation; word; groaning; separation
  • Helam - their army; their trouble
  • Helbah, Helbon - milk, fatness
  • Heldai, Heleb, Heled - the world; rustiness
  • Helek - part; portion
  • Helem - dreaming; healing
  • Heleph - changing; passing over
  • Helez - armed; set free
  • Heli - ascending; climbing up
  • Helkai - same as Helek
  • Helkath-hazzurim - the field of strong men, or of rocks
  • Helon - window; grief
  • Heman - their trouble; tumult; much; in great number
  • Hen - grace; quiet; rest
  • Hena - troubling
  • Henadad - grace of the beloved
  • Henoch - same as Enoch
  • Hepher - a digger
  • Hephzibah - my delight is in her
  • Heres - the son; an earthen pot
  • Heresh - a carpenter
  • Hermas, Hermes - Mercury; gain; refuge
  • Hermogenes - begotten of Mercury
  • Hermon - anathema; devoted to destruction
  • Herod - son of a hero
  • Herodion - the song of Juno
  • Heshbon - invention; industry
  • Heshmon - a hasty messenger
  • Heth - trembling; fear
  • Hethlon - a fearful dwelling
  • Hezekiah - strength of the Lord
  • Hezer, Hezir - a bog; converted
  • Hezrai - an entry or vestibule
  • Hezron - the dart of joy; the division of the song
  • Hiddai - a praise; a cry
  • Hiddekel - sharp voice; sound
  • Hiel - God lives; the life of God
  • Hierapolis - holy city
  • Higgaion - meditation; consideration
  • Hilen - a window; grief
  • Hilkiah - God is my portion
  • Hillel - he that praises
  • Hinnom - there they are; their riches
  • Hirah - liberty; anger
  • Hiram - exaltation of life; a destroyer
  • Hittite - one who is broken; who fears
  • Hivites - wicked; wickedness
  • Hizkijah - the strength of the Lord
  • Hobab - favored; beloved
  • Hobah - love; friendship; secrecy
  • Hod - praise; confession
  • Hodaiah - the praise of the Lord
  • Hodaviah, Hodiah, Hodijah - same as Hodaiah
  • Hodesh - a table; news
  • Hoglah - his festival or dance
  • Hoham - woe to them
  • Holon - a window; grief
  • Homam - making an uproar
  • Hophin - he that covers; my fist
  • Hor - who conceives, or shows; a hill
  • Horam - their hill
  • Horeb - desert; solitude; destruction
  • Horem - an offering dedicated to God
  • Hor-hagidgad - the hill of felicity
  • Hori - a prince; freeborn
  • Horims - princes; being angry
  • Hormah - devoted or consecrated to God; utter destruction
  • Horonaim - angers; ragings
  • Horonites - men of anger, or of fury, or of liberty
  • Hosah - trusting
  • Hosanna - save I pray thee; keep; preserve
  • Hosea, Hoshea - savior; safety
  • Hoshaiah - the salvation of the Lord
  • Hoshama - heard; he obeys
  • Hotham - a seal
  • Hothir - excelling; remaining
  • Hukkok - engraver; scribe; lawyer
  • Hul - pain; infirmity
  • Huldah - the world
  • Hupham - their chamber; their bank
  • Huppim - a chamber covered; the sea-shore
  • Hur - liberty; whiteness; hole
  • Huram - their liberty; their whiteness; their hole
  • Huri - being angry; or same as Huram
  • Hushah - hasting; holding peace
  • Hushai - their haste; their sensuality; their silence
  • Hushathite, Hushim - man of haste, or of silence
  • Huz - counsel; woods; fastened
  • Huzoth - streets; populous
  • Huzzab - molten
  • Hymeneus - nuptial; the god of marriage

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  • Ibhar - election; he that is chosen
  • Ibleam - ancient people; people decreasing
  • Ibneiah, Ibniah - building of the Lord; the understanding of the Lord; son by adoption
  • Ibri - passing over; being angry; being with young
  • Ibzan - father of a target; father of coldness
  • Ichabod - where is the glory? or, no glory
  • Iconium - coming
  • Idalah - the hand of slander, or of cursing
  • Idbash - flowing with honey; the land of destruction
  • Iddo - his band; power; praise
  • Idumea - red; earthy; bloody
  • Igal - redeemed; defiled
  • Igeal - a redeemer; redeemed; defiled
  • Igdaliah - the greatness of the Lord
  • Iim - heaps of Hebrews, or of angry men
  • Ije-abarim - heaps of Hebrews, or of passers over
  • Ijon - look; eye; fountain
  • Ikkesh - forward; wicked
  • Illyricum - joy; rejoicing
  • Imlah - plentitude; circumcision
  • Immanuel - God with us
  • Immer - saying; speaking; a lamb
  • Imnah - same as Jimnah
  • Imrah - a rebel; waxing bitter; changing
  • Imri - speaking; exalting; bitter; a lamb
  • India - praise; law
  • Iphedeiah - redemption of the Lord
  • Ir - watchman; city; vision
  • Ira - watchman; making bare; pouring out
  • Irad - wild ass; heap of empire; dragon
  • Iram - the effusion of them; a high heap
  • Iri - fire; light
  • Irijah - the fear of the Lord
  • Irpeel - the health, medicine, or exulting of God
  • Irshemesh - a city of bondage
  • Isaac - laughter
  • Isaiah - the salvation of the Lord
  • Iscah - he that anoints
  • Iscariot - a man of murder; a hireling
  • Ishbak - who is empty or exhausted
  • Ishbi-benob - respiration; conversion; taking captive
  • Ishbosheth - a man of shame
  • Ishi - salvation
  • Ishiah - it is the Lord
  • Ishma - named; marveling; desolation
  • Ishmael - God that hears
  • Ishmaiah - hearing or obeying the Lord
  • Ishmerai - keeper, or keeping
  • Ishod - a comely man
  • Ish-pan - hid; broken in two
  • Ish-tob - good man
  • Ishua - plainness; equal
  • Ishmachiah - cleaving to the Lord
  • Ispah - a jasper stone
  • Israel - who prevails with God
  • Issachar - reward; recompense
  • Isui - same as Ishuah
  • Ithai - strong; my sign; a plowshare
  • Italy - abounding with calves or heifers
  • Ithamar - island of the palm-tree
  • Ithiel - sign, or coming of God
  • Ithmah - an orphan
  • Ithran - remaining; searching out diligently
  • Ithream - excellence of the people
  • Ittah-kazin - hour, or time, of a prince
  • Iturea - guarded; mountainous
  • Ivah - iniquity
  • Izehar, Izhar - clearness; oil
  • Izrahiah - the Lord ariseth; the clearness of the Lord
  • Izri - fasting; tribulation

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  • Jaakan - tribulation; labor
  • Jaakobah - supplanter; deceiver; the heel
  • Jaala - ascending; a little doe or goat
  • Jaalam - hidden; young man; heir
  • Jaanai - answering; afflicting; making poor
  • Jaasau - doing; my doing
  • Jaasiel - God's work
  • Jaazaniah - whom the Lord will hear
  • Jaazah, Jaazar - helper
  • Jaaziah, Jaaziel - the strength of the Lord
  • Jabal - which glides away
  • Jabbok - evacuation; dissipation; wrestling
  • Jabesh - dryness; confusion; shame
  • Jabez - sorrow; trouble
  • Jabin, Jabneh - he that understands; building
  • Jabneel - building of God
  • Jachan - wearing out; oppressing
  • Jachin - he that strengthens and makes steadfast
  • Jacob - that supplants, undermines; the heel
  • Jada - knowing
  • Jadau - his hand; his confession
  • Jaddua - known
  • Jael - he that ascends; a kid
  • Jagur - husbandman; stranger
  • Jah - the everlasting
  • Jahaleel - praising God; light of God
  • Jahath - broken in pieces; descending
  • Jahaz, Jahazah - quarrel; dispute
  • Jahaziah - the vision of the Lord
  • Jahaziel - seeing God
  • Jahdiel - the unity, or sharpness, or revenge, of God
  • Jahdo - I alone; his joy; his sharpness of wit; his newness
  • Jahleel - waiting for, or beseeching, or hope in, God
  • Jahmai - warm; making warm
  • Jahzeel - God hasteth, or divideth
  • Jair, Jairus - my light; who diffuses light
  • Jakan - same as Achan
  • Jakim - rising; confirming; establishing
  • Jalon - tarrying; murmuring
  • Jambres - poverty; bitter; a rebel
  • James - same as Jacob
  • Jamin - right hand; south wind
  • Jamlech - reigning; asking counsel
  • Janna, Jannes - who speaks or answers; afflicted; poor
  • Janoah, Janohah - resting; tarrying; deriving
  • Janum - sleeping
  • Japhet - enlarged; fair; persuading
  • Japhia - enlightening; appearing
  • Japhlet, Japhleti - delivered; banished
  • Japho - fairness; comeliness
  • Jarah - a wood; honeycomb; watching closely
  • Jareb - a revenger
  • Jared - a ruling; commanding; coming down
  • Jaresiah - the bed of the Lord; the Lord hath taken away; poverty
  • Jarib - fighting; chiding; multiplying; avenging
  • Jarmuth - fearing, or seeing, or throwing down, death
  • Jarvah - breathing, or making, a sweet smell
  • Jashem, Jashen - ancient; sleeping
  • Jasher - righteous; upright
  • Jashobeam - the people sitting; or captivity of the people
  • Jashub - a returning; a controversy; a dwelling place
  • Jasiel - the strength of God
  • Jason - he that cures
  • Jathniel - gift of God
  • Jattir - a remnant; excellent
  • Javan - deceiver; one who makes sad
  • Jazeel - strength of God
  • Jazer - assistance; helper
  • Jaziz - brightness; departing
  • Jearim - a leap; woods
  • Jeaterai - searching out
  • Jeberechiah - speaking well of, or kneeling to, the Lord
  • Jebus - treading under foot; manger
  • Jebusi - trodden under foot; mangers
  • Jecamiah - resurrection, or confirmation, or revenge, of the Lord
  • Jecoliah - perfection, or power, of the Lord
  • Jeconiah - preparation, or stability, of the Lord
  • Jedaiah - the hand of the Lord; confessing the Lord
  • Jedeiah - one Lord; the joy of the Lord
  • Jediael - the science, or knowledge, of God
  • Jedidah - well beloved; amiable
  • Jedidiah - beloved of the Lord
  • Jediel - the knowledge, or renewing, of God
  • Jeduthun - his law; giving praise
  • Jeezer - island of help
  • Jegar-sahadutha - heap of witness
  • Jehaleleel, Jehalelel - praising God; clearness of God
  • Jehaziel - same as Jahaziel
  • Jehdeiah - joy together, one Lord
  • Jeheiel - God liveth
  • Jehezekel - strength of God
  • Jehiah - the Lord liveth
  • Jehiskiah - the strength, or taking, of the Lord
  • Jehoadah - passing over; testimony of the Lord
  • Jehoaddan - pleasure, or time, of the Lord
  • Jehoahaz - possession of the Lord
  • Jehoash - fire of the Lord
  • Jehohanan - grace, or mercy, or gift, of the Lord
  • Jehoiachin - preparation, or strength, of the Lord
  • Jehoiada - knowledge of the Lord
  • Jehoiakim - avenging, or establishing, or resurrection, of the Lord
  • Jehoiarib - fighting, or multiplying, of the Lord
  • Jehonadab, Jonadab - free giver; liberality
  • Jehonathan - gift of the Lord; gift of a dove
  • Jehoram - exaltation of the Lord
  • Jehoshaphat - the Lord is judge
  • Jehosheba - fullness, or oath, of the Lord
  • Jehoshua - same as Joshua
  • Jehovah - self-subsisting
  • Jehovah-jireh - the Lord will provide
  • Jehovah-nissi - the Lord my banner
  • Jehovah-shalom - the Lord send peace
  • Jehovah-shammah - the Lord is there
  • Jehovah-tsidkenu - the Lord our righteousness
  • Jehozabad - the Lord's dowry; having a dowry
  • Jehozadak - justice of the Lord
  • Jehu - himself who exists
  • Jehubbah - hiding, binding
  • Jehucal - mighty; perfect; wasted
  • Jehud, Jehudi - praising; conferring
  • Jehudijah - the praise of the Lord
  • Jehush - keeping counsel; fastened
  • Jekabzeel - the congregation of God
  • Jekamean - the people shall arise
  • Jekamiah - establishing, or revenging, of the Lord
  • Jekuthiel - hope, or congregation, of the Lord
  • Jemima - handsome as the day
  • Jemuel - God's day; son of God
  • Jephunneh - he that beholds
  • Jerah - the moon; month; smelling sweet
  • Jerahmeel - the mercy, or the beloved, of God
  • Jered - ruling; coming down
  • Jeremai - my height; throwing forth waters
  • Jeremiah - exaltation of the Lord
  • Jeremoth - eminences; one that fears death
  • Jeriah - fear, or throwing down, of the Lord
  • Jerebai - fighting; chiding; multiplying
  • Jericho - his moon; his month; his sweet smell
  • Jeriel - fear, or vision of God
  • Jerijah - same as Jeriah
  • Jerimoth - he that fears or rejects death
  • Jerioth - kettles; breaking asunder
  • Jeroboam - he that opposes the people
  • Jeroham - high; merciful; beloved
  • Jerubbaal - he that defends Baal, let Baal defend his cause
  • Jerubbesheth - let the idol of confusion defend itself
  • Jeruel - fear, or vision of God
  • Jerusalem - vision of peace
  • Jerusha - banished; possession; inheritance
  • Jesaiah - health, or salvation, of the Lord
  • Jeshebeab - sitting, or captivity, of the father
  • Jesher - right; singing
  • Jeshimon - solitude; desolation
  • Jeshishai - ancient; rejoicing exceedingly
  • Jeshohaia - the Lord pressing; the meditation of God
  • Jeshua - same as Joshua
  • Jesiah - sprinkling of the Lord
  • Jesimiel - naming, or astonishment, of God
  • Jesse - gift; oblation; one who is
  • Jesui - even-tempered; flat country
  • Jesus - savior; deliverer
  • Jether - he that excels
  • Jetheth - giving
  • Jethlah - hanging up; heaping up
  • Jethro - his excellence; his posterity
  • Jetur - order; succession; mountainous
  • Jeuel - God hath taken away; God heaping up
  • Jeush, Jeuz - he that is devoured
  • Jew - same as Judah
  • Jezaniah - nourishment, or weapons, of the Lord
  • Jezebel - chaste
  • Jezer - island of help
  • Jeziah, Jeziel - sprinkling of the Lord
  • Jezoar - clear; white
  • Jezrahiah - the Lord arises; brightness of the Lord
  • Jezneel - seed of God
  • Jibsam - their drought, their confusion
  • Jidlaph - he that distills water
  • Jimnah - right hand; numbering; preparing
  • Jiphtah - opening
  • Jiphthael - God opening
  • Joab - paternity; voluntary
  • Joah - fraternity; brother of the Lord
  • Joahaz - apprehending; possessing; seeing
  • Joakim - rising or establishing of the Lord
  • Joanna - grace or gift of the Lord
  • Joash - who despairs or burns
  • Joatham - same as Jotham
  • Job - he that weeps or cries
  • Jobab - sorrowful, hated
  • Jochebed - glorious; honorable
  • Joed - witnessing; robbing; passing over
  • Joel - he that wills or commands
  • Joelah - lifting up; profiting; taking away slander
  • Joezer - he that aids
  • Jogbehah - an exalting; high
  • Jogli - passing over; turning back; rejoicing
  • Joha - who enlivens or gives life
  • Johanan - who is liberal or merciful
  • John - the grace or mercy of the Lord
  • Joiarib - chiding, or multiplying, of the Lord
  • Jokdeam - crookedness, or burning, of the people
  • Jokim - that made the sun stand still
  • Jokmeam - confirmation, or revenge, of the people
  • Jokneam - possessing, or building up, of the people
  • Jokshan - an offense; hardness; a knocking
  • Joktan - small dispute; contention; disgust
  • Jonadab - who gives liberally
  • Jonah, or Jonas - a dove; he that oppresses; destroyer
  • Jonan - a dove; multiplying of the people
  • Jonathan - given of God
  • Joppa - beauty; comeliness
  • Jorah, Jorai - showing; casting forth; a cauldron
  • Joram - to cast; elevated
  • Jordan - the river of judgment
  • Jorim - he that exalts the Lord
  • Josabad - having a dowry
  • Josaphat - same as Jehoshaphat
  • Jose - raised; who pardons
  • Joseph - increase; addition
  • Joses - same as Jose
  • Joshah - being; forgetting; owing
  • Joshaviah - the seat, alteration, or captivity of the Lord
  • Joshbekesha - it is requiring or beseeching
  • Joshua - a savior; a deliverer
  • Josiah - the Lord burns; the fire of the Lord
  • Josibiah - the seat, or captivity of the Lord
  • Josiphiah - increase of the Lord; the Lord's finishing
  • Jotham - the perfection of the Lord
  • Jothath, Jothatha - his goodness
  • Jozabad - same as Josabad
  • Jozachar - remembering; of the male sex
  • Jubal - he that runs; a trumpet
  • Jucal - mighty; perfect
  • Judah - the praise of the Lord; confession
  • Judas, Jude - same as Judah
  • Judaea, Judea - same as Judah
  • Judith - same as Judah
  • Julia - downy; soft and tender hair
  • Julius - same as Julia
  • Junia - youth
  • Jupiter - the father that helpeth
  • Jushabhesed - dwelling-place; change of mercy
  • Justus - just or upright
  • Juttah - turning away

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  • Kabzeel - the congregation of God
  • Kadesh - holiness
  • Kadesh-barnea - holiness of an inconstant son
  • Kadmiel - God of antiquity; God of rising
  • Kadmonites - ancients; chiefs
  • Kallai - light; resting by fire; my voice
  • Kanah - of reeds
  • Kareah - bald; ice
  • Karkaa - floor; dissolving coldness
  • Karkor - they rested
  • Karnaim - horns
  • Kartah - calling; meeting
  • Kedar - blackness; sorrow
  • Kedemah - oriental; ancient; first
  • Kedemoth - antiquity; old age
  • Kehelahath - a whole; a congregation
  • Keiiah - she that divides or cuts
  • Kelaiah - voice of the Lord; gathering together
  • Kelitah - same as Kelaiah
  • Kemuel - God hath raised up, or established him
  • Kenah - buying; possession
  • Kenan - buyer; owner
  • Kenaz - this purchase; this lamentation
  • Kenites - possession; purchase; lamentation
  • Kenizzites - possession; purchase
  • Keren-happuch - the horn or child of beauty
  • Kerioth - the cities; the callings
  • Keros - crooked; crookedness
  • Keturah - that makes the incense to fume
  • Kezia - superficies; the angle; cassia
  • Keziz - end; extremity
  • Kibroth-hattaavah - the graves of lust
  • Kibzaim - congregation
  • Kidron - obscure; making black or sad
  • Kinah - same as Kenah
  • Kir - a city; wall; meeting
  • Kirharaseth, Kirharesh - city of the sun; wall of burnt brick
  • Kirioth - same as Kerioth
  • Kirjath - city; vocation; meeting
  • Kirjathaim - the two cities; callings; or meetings
  • Kirjath-arba - city of four; fourth city
  • Kirjath-arim - city of those who watch
  • Kirjath-baal - city of Baal, or of a ruler
  • Kirjath-huzoth - city of streets; populous city
  • Kirjath-jearim - city of woods
  • Kirjath-sannah - city of enmity, or of a blackberry bush
  • Kirjath-sepher - city of letters, or of the book
  • Kish - hard; difficult; straw; for age
  • Kishi - hardness; his gravity; his offense
  • Kishion - hardness; soreness
  • Kishon - hard; sore
  • Kithlish - it is a wall; the company of a lioness
  • Kitron - making sweet; binding together
  • Kittim - breaking; bruising small; gold; coloring
  • Koa - hope; a congregation; a line; a rule
  • Kohath - congregation; wrinkle; bluntness
  • Kolariah - voice of the Lord
  • Korah - baldness; ice; frost
  • Kushaiah - same as Kishi

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  • Laadah - to assemble together; to testify; passing over
  • Laadan - for pleasure; devouring; judgment
  • Laban - white; shining; gentle; brittle
  • Labana - the moon; whiteness; frankincense
  • Lachish - who walks, or exists, of himself
  • Lael - to God; to the mighty
  • Lahad - praising; to confess
  • Lahairoi - who liveth and seeth me
  • Lahmam - their bread; their war
  • Lahmi - my bread; my war
  • Laish - a lion
  • Lamech - poor; made low
  • Laodicea - just people
  • Lapidoth - enlightened; lamps
  • Lasea - thick; wise
  • Lashah - to call; to anoint
  • Lazarus - assistance of God
  • Leah - weary; tired
  • Lebanon - white, incense
  • Lebaoth - lividness
  • Lebbeus - a man of heart; praising; confessing
  • Lebonah - same as Labana
  • Lehabim - flames; inflamed; swords
  • Lehi - jawbone
  • Lekah - walking; going
  • Lemuel - God with them, or him
  • Leshem - a name; putting; a precious stone
  • Letushim - hammermen; filemen
  • Leummim - countries; without water
  • Levi - associated with him
  • Libnah - white; whiteness
  • Libni - same as Libnah
  • Libya - the heart of the sea; fat
  • Linus - net
  • Lo-ammi - not my people
  • Lod - nativity; generation
  • Lois - better
  • Lo-ruhamah - not having obtained mercy; not pitied
  • Lot, Lotan - wrapt up; hidden; covered; myrrh; rosin
  • Lubin - heart of a man; heart of the sea
  • Lucas, Lucius - luminous; white
  • Lucifer - bringing light
  • Lud, Ludim - same as Lod
  • Luhith - made of boards
  • Luke - luminous; white
  • Luz - separation; departure; an almond
  • Lycaonia - she-wolf
  • Lydda, Lydia - a standing pool
  • Lysanias - that drives away sorrow
  • Lysias - dissolving
  • Lysimachus - scattering the battle
  • Lystra - that dissolves or disperses

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  • Maachah - pressed down; worn; fastened
  • Maachathi - broken
  • Maadai - pleasant; testifying
  • Maadiah - pleasantness; the testimony of the Lord
  • Maai - belly; heaping up
  • Maale-akrabbim - ascent of scorpions
  • Maarath - den; making empty; watching
  • Maaseiah - the work of the Lord
  • Maasiai - the defense, or strength, or trust of the Lord
  • Maath - wiping away; breaking; fearing; smiting
  • Maaz - wood; wooden
  • Macedonia - burning; adoration
  • Machbenah, Machbanai - poverty; the smiting of his son
  • Machi - poor; a smiter
  • Machir - selling; knowing
  • Machnadebai - smiter
  • Machpelah - double
  • Madai - a measure; judging; a garment
  • Madian - judgment; striving; covering; chiding
  • Madmannah - measure of a gift; preparation of a garment
  • Madon - a chiding; a garment; his measure
  • Magbish - excelling; height
  • Magdala - tower; greatness
  • Magdalene - a person from Magdala
  • Magdiel - declaring God; chosen fruit of God
  • Magog - covering; roof; dissolving
  • Magor-missabib - fear on every side
  • Magpiash - a body thrust hard together
  • Mahalah, Mahalath - sickness; a company of dancers; a harp
  • Mahaleleel - praising God
  • Mahali - infirmity; a harp; pardon
  • Mahanaim - tents; two fields; two armies
  • Mahanehdan - tents of judgment
  • Mahanem - a comforter
  • Maharai - hasting; a hill; from a hill
  • Mahath - same as Maath
  • Mahavites - declaring a message; marrow
  • Mahaz - an end; ending; growing hope
  • Mahazioth - seeing a sign; seeing a letter
  • Maher-shalal-hash-baz - making speed to the spoil; he hastens to the prey
  • Mahlah, Mahli, Mahlon - same as Mahali
  • Makas - same as Mahaz
  • Makheloth - assemblies; congregations
  • Makkedah - worshiping; burning; raised; crookedness
  • Malachi - my messenger; my angel
  • Malcham, Malchom - their king; their counselor
  • Malchiah, Malchijah - the Lord my king, or my counselor
  • Malchiel - God is my king, or counselor
  • Malchus - my king, kingdom, or counselor
  • Maleleel - same as Mahaleleel
  • Mallothi - fullness; circumcision
  • Malluch - reigning; counseling
  • Mammon - riches
  • Mamre - rebellious; bitter; set with trees
  • Manaen - a comforter; a leader
  • Manahethites - my lady; my prince of rest
  • Manasseh - forgetfulness; he that is forgotten
  • Manoah - rest; a present
  • Maon - house; place of sin
  • Mara, Marah - bitter; bitterness
  • Maralah - sleep; a sacrifice of myrrh; ascension
  • Maranatha - the Lord is coming
  • Marcus - polite; shining
  • Mareshah - from the beginning; an inheritance
  • Mark - same as Marcus
  • Maroth - bitterness
  • Marsena - bitterness of a bramble
  • Martha - who becomes bitter; provoking
  • Mary - same as Miriam
  • Mash - same as Meshech
  • Mashal - a parable; governing
  • Masrekah - whistling; hissing
  • Massa - a burden; prophecy
  • Massah - temptation
  • Matred - wand of government
  • Matri - rain; prison
  • Mattan, Mattana, Mattenai - gifts; rains
  • Mattaniah - gift, or hope, of the Lord
  • Mattatha - his gift
  • Mattathias - the gift of the Lord
  • Matthan - same as Mattan
  • Matthanias - same as Mattaniah
  • Matthal - gift; he that gives
  • Matthew - given; a reward
  • Matthias, Mattithiah - same as Mattathias
  • Mazzaroth - the twelve signs of the zodiac
  • Meah - a hundred cubits
  • Mearah - den; cave; making empty
  • Mebunnai - son; building; understanding
  • Mecherath - selling; knowledge
  • Medad - he that measures; water of love
  • Medan - judgment; process
  • Medeba - waters of grief; waters springing up
  • Media - measure; habit; covering
  • Megiddo - his precious fruit; declaring a message
  • Megiddon - same as Megiddo
  • Mehetabel - how good is God
  • Mehida - a riddle; sharpness of wit
  • Mehir - a reward
  • Mehujael - who proclaims God
  • Mehuman - making an uproar; a multitude
  • Mejarkon - the waters of Jordan
  • Mekonah - a foot of a pillar; provision
  • Melatiah - deliverance of the Lord
  • Melchi - my king; my counsel
  • Melchiah - God is my king
  • Melchi-shua - king of health; magnificent king
  • Melchizedek - king of justice
  • Melea - supplying; supplied
  • Melech - king; counselor
  • Melita - affording honey
  • Mellicu - his kingdom; his counselor
  • Melzar - circumcision of a narrow place, or of a bond
  • Memphis - abode of the good
  • Memucan - impoverished; to prepare; certain; true
  • Menahem - comforter; who conducts them; preparation of heat
  • Menan - numbered; rewarded; prepared
  • Mene - who reckons or is counted
  • Meonenim - charmers, regarders of times
  • Mephaath - appearance, or force, of waters
  • Mephibosheth - out of my mouth proceeds reproach
  • Merab - he that fights or disputes
  • Meraioth - bitterness; rebellious; changing
  • Merari - bitter; to provoke
  • Mercurius - an orator; an interpreter
  • Mered - rebellious, ruling
  • Meremoth - bitterness; myrrh of death
  • Meres - defluxion; imposthume
  • Meribah - dispute; quarrel
  • Meribbaal - he that resists Baal; rebellion
  • Merodach - bitter contrition
  • Merodach-baladan - bitter contrition, without judgment
  • Merom - eminences; elevations
  • Meronothite - my singing; rejoicing; bearing rule
  • Meroz - secret, leanness
  • Mesha - burden; salvation
  • Meshach - that draws with force
  • Meshech - who is drawn by force
  • Meshelemiah - peace, or perfection, of the Lord
  • Meshezaheel - God taking away; the salvation of God
  • Meshillamith - peaceable; perfect; giving again
  • Meshullam - peaceable; perfect; their parables
  • Mesobaite - the Lord's standing-place; a little doe
  • Mesopotamia - between two rivers
  • Messiah - anointed
  • Metheg-ammah - bridle of bondage
  • Methusael - who demands his death
  • Methusaleh - he has sent his death
  • Meunim - dwelling-places; afflicted
  • Mezahab - gilded
  • Miamin - the right hand
  • Mibhar - chosen; youth
  • Mibsam - smelling sweet
  • Mibzar - defending; forbidding; taking away
  • Micah - who is like to God?
  • Micaiah - who is like to God?
  • Micha - who is like to God?
  • Michaiah, Michael - who is like to God?
  • Michal - who is perfect?
  • Michmach - he that strikes
  • Michmethah - the gift or death of a striker
  • Michri - selling
  • Michtam - golden psalm
  • Middin - judgment; striving
  • Midian - judgment; covering; habit
  • Migdalel - tower of God
  • Migdalgad - tower compassed about
  • Migdol - a tower
  • Migron - fear; farm; throat
  • Mijamin - right hand
  • Mikloth - little wants; little voices; looking downward
  • Minneiah - possession of the Lord
  • Milalai - circumcision; my talk
  • Milcah - queen
  • Milcom - their king
  • Miletum - red; scarlet
  • Millo - fullness
  • Miniamin - right hand
  • Minni - reckoned; prepared
  • Minnith - same as Minni
  • Miriam - rebellion
  • Mishael - who is asked for or lent
  • Mishal - parables; governing
  • Misham - their savior; taking away
  • Misheal - requiring; lent; pit
  • Mishma - hearing; obeying
  • Mishmannah - fatness; taking away provision
  • Mishraites - spread abroad
  • Mispar, Mispereth - numbering; showing; increase of tribute
  • Misrephoth-maim - hot waters
  • Mithcah - sweetness; pleasantness
  • Mithnite - loin; gift; hope
  • Mithredath - breaking the law
  • Mitylene - purity; cleansing; press
  • Mizar - little
  • Mizpah, Mizpeh - a watch-tower; speculation
  • Mizraim - tribulations
  • Mizzah - defluxion from the head
  • Mnason - a diligent seeker; an exhorter
  • Moab - of his father
  • Moladah - birth; generation
  • Molech, Moloch - king
  • Molid - nativity; generation
  • Mordecai - contrition; bitter; bruising
  • Moreh - stretching
  • Moriah - bitterness of the Lord
  • Moserah, Moseroth - erudition; discipline
  • Moses - taken out; drawn forth
  • Mozah - unleavened
  • Muppim - out of the mouth; covering
  • Mushi - he that touches, that withdraws or takes away
  • Myra - I flow; pour out; weep
  • Mysia - criminal; abominable

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  • Naam - fair; pleasant
  • Naamah, Naaman - beautiful; agreeable
  • Naarah, Naarai - young person
  • Naashon - that foretells; that conjectures
  • Nabal - fool; senseless
  • Naboth - words; prophecies
  • Nachon - ready; sure
  • Nachor - same as Nahor
  • Nadab - free and voluntary gift; prince
  • Nagge - clearness; brightness; light
  • Nahaliel - inheritance; valley of God
  • Nahallal - praised; bright
  • Naham, Nahamani - comforter; leader
  • Naharai - my nostrils; hot; anger
  • Nahash - snake; serpent
  • Nahath - rest; a leader
  • Nahbi - very secret
  • Nahor - hoarse; dry; hot
  • Nahshon - same as Naashon
  • Nahum - comforter; penitent
  • Nain - beauty; pleasantness
  • Naioth - beauties; habitations
  • Naomi - beautiful; agreeable
  • Naphish - the soul; he that rests, refreshes himself, or respires
  • Naphtali - that struggles or fights
  • Narcissus - astonishment; stupidity
  • Nason - helper; entry-way
  • Nathan - given; giving; rewarded
  • Nathanael - the gift of God
  • Nathan-melech - the gift of the king, or of counsel
  • Naum - same as Nahum
  • Nazareth - separated; crowned; sanctified
  • Nazarite - one chosen or set apart
  • Neah - moved; moving
  • Neapolis - the new city
  • Neariah - child of the Lord
  • Nebai - budding; speaking; prophesying
  • Nebaioth - words; prophecies; buds
  • Neballat - prophecy; budding
  • Nebat - that beholds
  • Nebo - that speaks or prophesies
  • Nebuchadnezzar, Nebuchadrezzar - tears and groans of judgment
  • Nebushasi_hahban - speech; prophecy; springing; flowing
  • Nebuzar-adan - fruits or prophecies of judgment
  • Necho - lame; beaten
  • Nedabiah - prince or vow of the Lord
  • Neginoth - stringed instruments
  • Nehelamite - dreamer; vale; brook
  • Nehemiah - consolation; repentance of the Lord
  • Nehum - comforter; penitent
  • Nehushta - made of brass
  • Nehushtan - a trifling thing of brass
  • Neiel - commotion, or moving, of God
  • Nekoda - painted; inconstant
  • Nemuel - the sleeping of God
  • Nepheg - weak; slacked
  • Nephish - same as Naphish
  • Nephishesim - diminished; torn in pieces
  • Nephthalim - same as Naphtali
  • Nephthoah - opening; open
  • Nephusim - same as Nephishesim
  • Ner - a lamp; new-tilled land
  • Nereus - same as Ner
  • Nergal - the great man; the hero
  • Nergal-sharezer - treasurer of Nergal
  • Neri - my light
  • Neriah - light; lamp of the Lord
  • Nethaneel - same as Nathanael
  • Nethaniah - the gift of the Lord
  • Nethinims - given or offered
  • Neziah - conqueror; strong
  • Nezib - standing-place
  • Nibhaz - budding; prophesying
  • Nibshan - prophecy; growing of a tooth
  • Nicanor - a conqueror; victorious
  • Nicodemus - victory of the people
  • Nicolas - same as Nicodemus
  • Nicolaitanes - followers of Nicolas
  • Nicopolis - the city of victory
  • Niger - black
  • Nimrah, Nimrim - leopard; bitterness; rebellion
  • Nimrod - rebellion (but probably an unknown Assyrian word)
  • Nimshi - rescued from danger
  • Nineveh - handsome; agreeable
  • Nisan - standard; miracle
  • Nisroch - flight; proof; temptation; delicate
  • No - stirring up; forbidding
  • Noadiah - witness, or ornament, of the Lord
  • Noah - repose; consolation
  • Noah - that quavers or totters (Zelophehad's daughter)
  • Nob - discourse; prophecy
  • Nobah - that barks or yelps
  • Nod - vagabond; fugitive
  • Nodab - vowing of his own accord
  • Noe - same as Noah
  • Nogah - brightness; clearness
  • Noha - rest; a guide
  • Non - posterity; a fish; eternal
  • Noph - honeycomb; anything that distills or drops
  • Nophah - fearful; binding
  • Nun - same as Non
  • Nymphas - spouse; bridegroom

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  • Obadiah - servant of the Lord
  • Obal - inconvenience of old age
  • Obed - a servant; workman
  • Obed-edom - servant of Edom
  • Obil - that weeps; who deserves to be bewailed
  • Oboth - dragons; fathers; desires
  • Ocran - a disturber; that disorders
  • Oded - to sustain, hold or lift up
  • Og - a cake; bread baked in ashes
  • Ohad - praising; confessing
  • Ohel - tent; tabernacle; brightness
  • Olympas - heavenly
  • Omar - he that speaks; bitter
  • Omega - the last letter of the Greek alphabet; long O
  • Omri - sheaf of corn
  • On - pain; force; iniquity
  • Onam, Onan - same as On
  • Onesimus - profitable; useful
  • Onesiphorus - who brings profit
  • Ono - grief or strength or iniquity of him
  • Ophel - a tower; darkness; small white cloud
  • Ophir - fruitful region
  • Ophni - wearisomeness; folding together
  • Ophrah - dust; lead; a fawn
  • Oreb - a raven
  • Ornan - that rejoices
  • Orpah - the neck or skull
  • Oshea - same as Joshua
  • Othni - my time; my hour
  • Othniel - the hour of God
  • Ozem - that fasts; their eagerness
  • Ozias - strength from the Lord
  • Ozni - an ear; my hearkening

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  • Paarai - opening
  • Padan-aram - cultivated field or table-land
  • Padon - his redemption; ox-yoke
  • Pagiel - prevention, or prayer, of God
  • Pahath-Moab - ruler of Moab
  • Pai, Pau - howling; sighing
  • Palal - thinking
  • Palestina - which is covered; watered; or brings and causes ruin
  • Pallu - marvelous; hidden
  • Palti - deliverance; flight
  • Paltiel - deliverance; or banishment, of God
  • Pamphylia - a nation made up of every tribe
  • Paphos - which boils, or is very hot
  • Parah - a cow; increasing
  • Paran - beauty; glory; ornament
  • Parbar - a suburb
  • Parmashta - a yearling bull
  • Parmenas - that abides, or is permanent
  • Parnach - a bull striking, or struck
  • Parosh - a flea; the fruit of a moth
  • Parshandatha - given by prayer
  • Paruah - flourishing; that flies away
  • Pasach - thy broken piece
  • Pasdammin - portion or diminishing of blood
  • Paseah - passing over; halting
  • Pashur - that extends or multiplies the hole; whiteness
  • Patara - trodden under foot
  • Pathros, Pathrusim - mouthful of dough; persuasion of ruin
  • Patmos - mortal
  • Patrobas - paternal; that pursues the steps of his father
  • Pau - same as Pai
  • Paul - small; little
  • Paulus - same as Paul
  • Pedahzur - strong or powerful savior; stone of redemption
  • Pedaiah - redemption of the Lord
  • Pekah - he that opens; that is at liberty
  • Pekahiah - it is the Lord that opens
  • Pekod - noble; rulers
  • Pelaiah - the Lord's secret or miracle
  • Pelaliah - entreating the Lord
  • Pelatiah - let the Lord deliver; deliverance of the Lord
  • Peleg - division
  • Pelethites - judges; destroyers
  • Pelonite - falling; secret
  • Peniel - face or vision of God; that sees God
  • Peninnah - pearl; precious stone; the face
  • Pentapolis - five cities
  • Pentateuch - the five books of Moses
  • Pentecost - fiftieth
  • Penuel - same as Peniel
  • Peor - hole; opening
  • Perazim - divisions
  • Peresh - horseman
  • Perez - divided
  • Perez-Uzza - division of Uzza, or of strength
  • Perga - very earthy
  • Pergamos - height; elevation
  • Perida - separation; division
  • Perizzites - dwelling in villages
  • Persia - that cuts or divides; a nail; a gryphon; a horseman
  • Persis - same as Persia
  • Peruda - same as Perida
  • Peter - a rock or stone
  • Pethahiah - the Lord opening; gate of the Lord
  • Pethuel - mouth of God; persuasion of God
  • Peulthai - my works
  • Phalec - same as Peleg
  • Phallu, Pallu - admirable; hidden
  • Phalti Palti - deliverance, flight
  • Phanuel - face or vision of God
  • Pharaoh - that disperses; that spoils
  • Pharez - division; rupture
  • Pharisees - set apart
  • Pharpar - that produces fruit
  • Phebe - shining; pure
  • Phenice, Phoenicia - red; purple
  • Phichol - the mouth of all, or every tongue
  • Philadelphia - love of a brother
  • Philemon - who kisses
  • Philetus - amiable; beloved
  • Philip - warlike; a lover of horses
  • Philippi - same as Philip, in the plural
  • Philistines - those who dwell in villages
  • Philologus - a lover of letters, or of the word
  • Phinehas - bold aspect; face of trust or protection
  • Phlegon - zealous; burning
  • Phrygia - dry; barren
  • Phurah - that bears fruit, or grows
  • Phygellus - fugitive
  • Phylacteries - things to be especially observed
  • Pi-beseth - abode of the goddess Bahest or Bast
  • Pi-hahiroth - the mouth; the pass of Hiroth
  • Pilate - armed with a dart
  • Pinon - pearl; gem; that beholds
  • Piram - a wild ass of them
  • Pirathon - his dissipation or deprivation; his rupture
  • Pisgah - hill; eminence; fortress
  • Pisidia - pitch; pitchy
  • Pison - changing; extension of the mouth
  • Pithom - their mouthful; a dilatation of the mouth
  • Pithon - mouthful; persuasion
  • Pochereth - cutting of the mouth of warfare
  • Pontius - marine; belonging to the sea
  • Pontus - the sea
  • Poratha - fruitful
  • Potiphar - bull of Africa; a fat bull
  • Potipherah - that scatters abroad, or demolishes, the fat
  • Prisca - ancient
  • Priscilla - same as Prisca
  • Prochorus - he that presides over the choirs
  • Puah - mouth; corner; bush of hair
  • Publius - common
  • Pudens - shamefaced
  • Pul - bean; destruction
  • Punites - beholding; my face
  • Punon - precious stone; that beholds
  • Pur, Purim - lot
  • Putiel - God is my fatness
  • Puteoli - sulphureous wells

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  • Quartus - fourth

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    • Raamah - greatness; thunder; some sort of evil
    • Raamiah - thunder, or evil, from the Lord
    • Rabbah - great; powerful; contentious
    • Rabbi, Rabboni - my master
    • Rabmag - who overthrows or destroys a multitude
    • Rab-saris - chief of the eunuchs
    • Rab-shakeh - cup-bearer of the prince
    • Raca - worthless; good-for-nothing
    • Rachab - same as Rahab
    • Rachal - to whisper; an embalmer
    • Rachel - sheep
    • Raddai - ruling; coming down
    • Ragau - friend; shepherd
    • Raguel - shepherd, or friend of God
    • Rahab - proud; quarrelsome (applied to Egypt)
    • Rahab - large; extended (name of a woman)
    • Raham - compassion; a friend
    • Rakkath - empty; temple of the head
    • Rakkon - vain; void; mountain of enjoyment
    • Ram - elevated; sublime
    • Ramah - same as Ram
    • Ramath, Ramatha - raised; lofty
    • Ramathaim-zophim - the two watch-towers
    • Ramath-lehi - elevation of the jaw-bone
    • Ramath-mizpeh - elevation of the watch-tower
    • Ramiah - exaltation of the Lord
    • Ramoth - eminences; high places
    • Raphah, Raphu - relaxation; physic; comfort
    • Reaiah - vision of the Lord
    • Reba - the fourth; a square; that lies or stoops down
    • Rebekah - fat; fattened; a quarrel appeased
    • Rechab - square; chariot with team of four horses
    • Reelaiah - shepherd or companion to the Lord
    • Regem - that stones or is stoned; purple
    • Regemmelech - he that stones the king; purple of the king
    • Rehabiah - breadth, or extent, of the Lord
    • Rehob - breadth; space; extent
    • Rehoboam - who sets the people at liberty
    • Rehoboth - spaces; places
    • Rehum - merciful; compassionate
    • Rei - my shepherd; my companion; my friend
    • Rekem - vain pictures; divers picture
    • Remaliah - the exaltation of the Lord
    • Remmon - greatness; elevation; a pomegranate-tree
    • Remphan - prepared; arrayed
    • Rephael - the physic or medicine of God
    • Rephaiah - medicine or refreshment of the Lord
    • Rehpaim - giants; physicians; relaxed
    • Rephidim - beds; places of rest
    • Resen - a bridle or bit
    • Reu - his friend; his shepherd
    • Reuben - who sees the son; the vision of the son
    • Reuel - the shepherd or friend of God
    • Reumah - lofty; sublime
    • Rezeph - pavement; burning coal
    • Rezin - good-will; messenger
    • Rezon - lean; small; secret; prince
    • Rhegium - rupture; fracture
    • Rhesa - will; course
    • Rhoda - a rose
    • Rhodes - same as Rhoda
    • Ribai - strife
    • Riblah - quarrel; greatness to him
    • Rimmon - exalted; pomegranate
    • Rinnah - song; rejoicing
    • Riphath - remedy; medicine; release; pardon
    • Rissah - watering; distillation; dew
    • Rithmah - juniper; noise
    • Rizpah - bed; extension; a coal
    • Rogelim - a foot or footman
    • Rohgah - filled or drunk with talk
    • Romamti-ezer - exaltation of help
    • Roman - strong; powerful
    • Rome - strength; power
    • Rosh - the head; top, or beginning
    • Rufus - red
    • Ruhamah - having obtained mercy
    • Rumah - exalted; sublime; rejected
    • Ruth - drunk; satisfied

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    • Sabaoth - Lord of hosts
    • Sabeans - captivity; conversion; old age
    • Sabtah - a going about or circuiting; old age
    • Sabtechah - that surrounds; that causes wounding
    • Sacar - wares; a price
    • Sadducees - followers of Sadoc, or Zadok
    • Sadoc, or Zadok - just; righteous
    • Salah - mission; sending
    • Salamis - shaken; test; beaten
    • Salathiel - asked or lent of God
    • Salcah - thy basket; thy lifting up
    • Salem - complete or perfect peace
    • Salim - foxes; fists; path
    • Sallai, Sallu - an exaltation; a basket
    • Salma - peace; perfection
    • Salmon - peaceable; perfect; he that rewards
    • Salome - same as Salmon
    • Samaria - watch-mountain
    • Samlah - his raiment; his left hand; his astonishment
    • Samos - full of gravel
    • Samothracia - an island possessed by the Samians and Thracians
    • Samson - his sun; his service; there the second time
    • Samuel - heard of God; asked of God
    • Sanballat - bramble-bush; enemy in secret
    • Sanhedrin - sitting together
    • Sansannah - bough or bramble of the enemy
    • Saph - rushes; sea-moss
    • Saphir - delightful
    • Sapphira - that relates or tells
    • Sarah - lady; princess; princess of the multitude
    • Sarai - my lady; my princess
    • Sardis - prince of joy
    • Sardites - removing a dissension
    • Sarepta - a goldsmith's shop
    • Sargon - who takes away protection
    • Sarid - remaining; hand of a prince
    • Saron - same as Sharon
    • Sarsechim - master of the wardrobe
    • Saruch - branch; layer; lining
    • Satan - contrary; adversary; enemy; accuser
    • Saul - demanded; lent; ditch; death
    • Sceva - disposed; prepared
    • Seba - a drunkard; that turns
    • Sebat - twig; scepter; tribe
    • Secacah - shadow; covering; defense
    • Sechu - defense; bough
    • Secundus - second
    • Segub - fortified; raised
    • Seir, Seirath - hairy; goat; demon; tempest
    • Sela - a rock
    • Sela-hammah-lekoth - rock of divisions
    • Selah - the end; a pause
    • Seled - affliction; warning
    • Seleucia - shaken or beaten by the waves
    • Sem - same as Shem
    • Semachiah - joined to the Lord
    • Semaiah - obeying the Lord
    • Semei - hearing; obeying
    • Senaah - bramble; enemy
    • Seneh - same as Senaah
    • Senir - bed-candle; changing
    • Sennacherib - bramble of destruction
    • Seorim - gates; hairs; tempests
    • Sephar - book; scribe; number
    • Sepharad - a book descending
    • Sepharvaim - the two books; the two scribes
    • Serah - lady of scent; song; the morning star
    • Seraiah - prince of the Lord
    • Seraphim - burning; fiery
    • Sered - dyer's vat
    • Sergius - net
    • Serug - branch; layer; twining
    • Seth - put; who puts; fixed
    • Sethur - hid; destroying
    • Shaalabbim - understanding, or son of a fox
    • Shaalbim - that beholds the heart
    • Shaalbonite - a fox's building
    • Schaaph - fleeing; thinking
    • Shaaraim - gates; valuation; hairs
    • Shaashgaz - he that presses the fleece; that shears the sheep
    • Shabbethai - my rest
    • Shachia - protection of the Lord
    • Shadrach - tender, nipple
    • Shage - touching softly; multiplying much
    • Shalem - same as Salem
    • Shalim - same as Salim
    • Shalisha - three; the third; prince; captain
    • Shallum - perfect; agreeable
    • Shalmai - my garment
    • Shalman - peaceable; perfect; that rewards
    • Shalmaneser - peace; tied; chained; perfection; retribution
    • Shamariah - throne or keeping of the Lord
    • Shamed - destroying; wearing out
    • Shamer - keeper; thorn; dregs
    • Shamgar - named a stranger; he is here a stranger
    • Shamhuth - desolation; destruction
    • Shamir, Shamer - prison; bush; lees; thorn
    • Shammah - loss; desolation; astonishment
    • Shammai - my name; my desolations
    • Shammoth - names; desolations
    • Shammuah - he that is heard; he that is obeyed
    • Shamsherai - there a singer or conqueror
    • Shapham, Shaphan - rabbit; wild rat; their lip; their brink
    • Shaphat - judge
    • Sharai - my lord; my prince; my song
    • Sharar - navel; thought; singing
    • Sharezer - overseer of the treasury, or of the storehouse
    • Sharon - his plain; his song
    • Shashai - rejoicing; mercy; linen
    • Shashak - a bag of linen; the sixth bag
    • Shaul, Saul - asked; lent; a grave
    • Shaveh - the plain; that makes equality
    • Shealtiel - same as Salathiel
    • Sheariah - gate of the Lord; tempest of the Lord
    • Shear-jashub - the remnant shall return
    • Sheba - captivity; old man; repose; oath
    • Shebam - compassing about; old men
    • Shebaniah - the Lord that converts, or recalls from captivity
    • Shebarim - breakings; hopes
    • Sheber - breaking; hope
    • Shebna - who rests himself; who is now captive
    • Shebuel - turning, or captivity, or seat, of God
    • Shecaniah - habitation of the Lord
    • Shechem - part; portion; back early in the morning
    • Shedeur - field of light; light of the Almighty
    • Shehariah - mourning or blackness of the Lord
    • Shelah - that breaks; that unties; that undresses
    • Shelemiah - God is my perfection; my happiness; my peace
    • Sheleph - who draws out
    • Shelesh - captain; prince
    • Shelomi, Shelomith - my peace; my happiness; my recompense
    • Shelumiel - same as Shelemiah
    • Shem - name; renown
    • Shema - hearing; obeying
    • Shemaiah - that hears or obeys the Lord
    • Shemariah - God is my guard
    • Shemeber - name of force; name of the strong
    • Shemer - guardian; thorn
    • Shemida - name of knowledge; that puts knowledge
    • Sheminith - eighth (an eight-stringed instrument)
    • Shemiramoth - the height of the heavens
    • Shemuel - appointed by God
    • Shen - tooth; ivory; change
    • Shenazar - treasurer of a tooth
    • Shenir - lantern; light that sleeps
    • Shephatiah - the Lord that judges
    • Shephi - beholder; honeycomb; garment
    • Shepho - desert
    • Shephuphan - serpent
    • Sherah - flesh; relationship
    • Sherebiah - singing with the Lord
    • Sheshach - bag of flax or linen
    • Sheshai - six; mercy; flax
    • Sheshan - lily; rose; joy; flax
    • Sheshbazzar - joy in tribulation; joy of the vintage
    • Shethar - putrefied; searching
    • Shethar-boznai - that makes to rot; that seeks those who despise me
    • Sheva - vanity; elevation; fame; tumult
    • Shibboleth, Sibboleth - ear of corn; stream or flood
    • Shibmah - overmuch captivity, or sitting
    • Shicron - drunkenness; his gift; his wages
    • Shiggaion - a song of trouble or comfort
    • Shihon - sound; wall of strength
    • Shihor-libnah - blackness of Libnah
    • Shilhi, Shilhim - bough; weapon; armor
    • Shillem - peace; perfection; retribution
    • Shiloah - same as Siloah
    • Shiloh - sent
    • Shiloh (name of a city) - peace; abundance
    • Shilom - tarrying; peace-maker
    • Shilshah - three; chief; captain
    • Shimeah, Shimeath - that hears, or obeys; perdition
    • Shimei, Shimi - that hears or obeys; my reputation; my fame
    • Shimeon - same as Simeon
    • Shimma - same as Shimeah
    • Shimon - providing well; fatness; oil
    • Shimrath - hearing; obedient
    • Shimshai - my son
    • Shimri - thorn; dregs
    • Shimrith, Shimron - same as Shimri
    • Shinab - father of changing
    • Shinar - watch of him that sleeps
    • Shiphi - multitude
    • Shiphrah - handsome; trumpet; that does good
    • Shisha - of marble; pleasant
    • Shishak - present of the bag; of the pot; of the thigh
    • Shitrai - gatherer of money
    • Shittim - thorns
    • Shiza - this gift
    • Shoa - kings; tyrants
    • Shobab - returned; turned back; a spark
    • Shobach - your bonds; your chains
    • Shobai - turning captivity
    • Shobal - path; ear of corn
    • Shobek - made void; forsaken
    • Shochoh - defense; a bough
    • Shoham - keeping back
    • Shomer - keeper; dregs
    • Shophach - pouring out
    • Shophan - rabbit; hid
    • Shoshannim - those that shall be changed
    • Shua - crying; saving
    • Shuah - ditch; swimming; humiliation
    • Shual - fox; path; first
    • Shubael - returning captivity; seat of God
    • Shuham - talking; thinking; humiliation; budding
    • Shulamite - peaceable; perfect; that recompenses
    • Shunem - their change; their sleep
    • Shuni - changed; sleeping
    • Shuphim, Shuppim - wearing them out; their shore
    • Shur - wall; ox; that beholds
    • Shushan - lily; rose; joy
    • Shuthelah - plant; verdure; moist; pot
    • Sia - moving; help
    • Sibbechai - bough; cottage; of springs
    • Sibmah - conversion; captivity
    • Sichem - portion; shoulder
    • Siddim - the tilled field
    • Sidon - hunting; fishing; venison
    • Sigionoth - according to variable songs or tunes,
    • Sihon - rooting out; conclusion
    • Sihor - black; trouble (the river Nile)
    • Silas - three, or the third
    • Silla - exalting
    • Siloa, Siloam, Siloe - same as Shilhi
    • Silvanus - who loves the forest
    • Simeon - that hears or obeys; that is heard
    • Simon - that hears; that obeys
    • Sin - bush
    • Sinai - a bush; enmity
    • Sinim - south country,
    • Sion - noise; tumult
    • Sippai - threshold; silver cup
    • Sinon - a breast-plate; deliverance
    • Sisamai - house; blindness
    • Sisera - that sees a horse or a swallow
    • Sitnah - hatred
    • Sivan - a bush or thorn
    • Smyrna - myrrh
    • So - a measure for grain; vail
    • Socoh - tents; tabernacles
    • Sodi - my secret
    • Sodom - their secret; their cement
    • Solomon - peaceable; perfect; one who recompenses
    • Sopater, Sosipater - who defends the father
    • Sophereth - scribe, numbering
    • Sorek - vine; hissing; a color inclining to yellow
    • Sosthenes - savior; strong; powerful
    • Sotai - conclusion in pleading; binding
    • Spain - rare; precious
    • Stachys - spike or ear of corn
    • Stephanas - crown; crowned
    • Stephen - same as Stephanas
    • Suah - speaking; entreating; ditch
    • Succoth - tents; tabernacles
    • Succoth-benoth - the tents of daughters, or young women; or prostitutes
    • Sud - my secret
    • Sur - that withdraws or departs; rebellion
    • Susanna - lily; rose; joy
    • Susi - horse; swallow; moth
    • Sychar - end
    • Syene - a bush; enmity
    • Syntyche - that speaks or discourses
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    • Taanach - who humbles thee; who answers thee
    • Taanach-shilo - breaking down a fig-tree
    • Tabbath - good; goodness
    • Tabeal, Tabeel - good God
    • Taberah - burning
    • Tabitha - clear-sighted; a roe-deer
    • Tabor - choice; purity; bruising
    • Tabrimon - good pomegranate; the navel; the middle
    • Tadmor - the palm-tree; bitterness
    • Tahan - beseeching; merciful
    • Tahapenes - secret temptation
    • Tahath - fear; going down
    • Tahpenes - standard; flight; temptation
    • Tahrea - anger; wicked contention
    • Talitha-cumi - young woman, arise
    • Talmai - my furrow; that suspends the waters; heap of waters
    • Tamah - blotting or wiping out; smiting
    • Tamar - palm; palm-tree
    • Tammuz - abstruse; concealed; consumed
    • Tanach - same as Taanach
    • Tanhumeth - consolation; repentance
    • Taphath - distillation; drop
    • Tappuah - apple; swelling
    • Tarah - a hair; a wretch; one banished
    • Taralah - searching out slander, or strength
    • Tarea - howling; doing evil
    • Tarpelites - ravishers; succession of miracles
    • Tarshish - contemplation; examination
    • Tarsus - winged; feathered
    • Tartak - chained; bound; shut up
    • Tartan - a general (official title)
    • Tatnai - that gives; the overseer of the gifts and tributes
    • Tebah - murder; butchery; guarding of the body; a cook
    • Tebaliah - baptism, or goodness, of the Lord
    • Tebeth - good, goodness (the tenth month of the Hebrews)
    • Tehinnah - entreaty; a favor
    • Tekel - weight
    • Tekoa - trumpet; that is confirmed
    • Telabib - a heap of new grain
    • Telah - moistening; greenness
    • Telassar - taking away; heaping up
    • Telem - their dew; their shadow
    • Telharsa - suspension of the plow
    • Tel-melah - heap of salt
    • Tema - admiration; perfection; consummation
    • Teman, Temani - the south; Africa; perfect
    • Terah - to breathe; scent; blow
    • Teraphim - images; idols
    • Tertius - third
    • Tertullus - third
    • Tetrarch - governor of a fourth part
    • Thaddeus - that praises or confesses
    • Thahash - that makes haste; that keeps silence
    • Thamah - that blots out; that suppresses
    • Tharah - same as Terah
    • Thebez - muddy; eggs; fine linen or silk
    • Thelasar - same as Telassar
    • Theophilus - friend of God
    • Thessalonica - victory against the Thessalians
    • Theudas - flowing with water
    • Thomas - a twin
    • Thummim - perfection; truth
    • Thyatira - a perfume; sacrifice of labor
    • Tibbath - killing; a cook
    • Tiberias - good vision; the navel
    • Tiberius - the son of Tiber
    • Tibni - straw; hay
    • Tidal - that breaks the yoke; knowledge of elevation
    • Tiglath-pileser - that binds or takes away captivity
    • Tikvah - hope; a little line; congregation
    • Tilon - murmuring
    • Timeus - perfect; admirable; honorable
    • Timnah - forbidding
    • Timnath - image; figure; enumeration
    • Timnath-heres, or Timnath-serah - image of the sun; numbering of the rest
    • Timon - honorable; worthy
    • Timotheus - honor of God; valued of God
    • Tiphsah - passage; leap; step; the passover
    • Tirhakah - inquirer; examiner; dull observer
    • Tiria - searching out
    • Tirshatha - a governor
    • Tirzah - benevolent; complaisant; pleasing
    • Tishbite - that makes captive
    • Titus - pleasing
    • Toah - weapon; dart
    • Tob - good; goodness
    • Tob-adonijah - my good God; the goodness of the foundation of the Lord
    • Tobiah, Tobijah - the Lord is good
    • Tochen - middle
    • Togarmah - which is all bone
    • Tohu - that lives; that declares
    • Toi - who wanders
    • Tola - worm; grub; scarlet
    • Tolad - a generation
    • Tophel - ruin; folly; without understanding
    • Tophet - a drum; betraying
    • Trachonitis - stony
    • Troas - penetrated
    • Trophimus - well educated; well brought up
    • Tryphena - delicious; delicate
    • Tryphon - masculine of Tryphena
    • Tryphosa - thrice shining
    • Tubal - the earth; the world; confusion
    • Tubal-cain - worldly possession; possessed of confusion
    • Tychicus - casual; by chance
    • Tyrannus - a prince; one that reigns
    • Tyre, Tyrus - strength; rock; sharp

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    • Ucal - power, prevalency
    • Uel - desiring God
    • Ulai - strength; fool; senseless
    • Ulam - the porch; the court; their strength; their folly
    • Ulla - elevation; leaf; young child
    • Ummah - darkened; covered; his people
    • Unni - poor; afflicted; that answers
    • Uphaz - pure gold; gold of Phasis or Pison
    • Upharsin - divided
    • Ur - fire, light, a valley
    • Urbane - courteous
    • Uri - my light, my fire
    • Uriah, or Urijah - the Lord is my light or fire
    • Uriel - same as Uriah
    • Urim - lights; fires
    • Uthai - my iniquity
    • Uz - counsel; words
    • Uzai - he
    • Uzal - wandering
    • Uzzah - strength; goat
    • Uzzen-sherah - ear of the flesh
    • Uzzi - my strength; my kid
    • Uzziah, Uzziel - the strength, or kid, of the Lord

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    • Vajezatha - sprinkling the chamber
    • Vaniah - nourishment, or weapons, of the Lord
    • Vashni - the second; changed; a tooth
    • Vashti - that drinks; thread
    • Vophsi - fragrant; diminution

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    - Z -
    • Zaanannim - movings; a person asleep
    • Zaavan - trembling
    • Zabad - dowry; endowed
    • Zabbai - flowing
    • Zabdi - same as Zabad
    • Zaccai - pure meat; just
    • Zaccheus - pure; clean; just
    • Zaccur - of the male kind; mindful
    • Zachariah - memory of the Lord
    • Zadok - just; justified
    • Zaham - crime; filthiness; impurity
    • Zair - little; afflicted; in tribulation
    • Zalaph - shadow; ringing; shaking
    • Zalmon - his shade; his image
    • Zalmonah - the shade; the sound of the number; his image
    • Zalmunna - shadow; image; idol forbidden
    • Zamzummims - projects of crimes; enormous crimes
    • Zanoah - forgetfulness; desertion
    • Zaphnath-paaneah - one who discovers hidden things
    • Zarah - east; brightness
    • Zareah - leprosy; hornet
    • Zared - strange descent
    • Zarephath - ambush of the mouth
    • Zaretan - tribulation; perplexity
    • Zatthu - olive tree
    • Zaza - belonging to all
    • Zebadiah - portion of the Lord; the Lord is my portion
    • Zebah - victim; sacrifice
    • Zebedee - abundant; portion
    • Zebina - flowing now; selling; buying
    • Zeboiim - deer; goats
    • Zebudah - endowed; endowing
    • Zebul - a habitation
    • Zebulun, Zebulon - dwelling; habitation
    • Zechariah - same as Zachariah
    • Zedad - his side; his hunting
    • Zedekiah - the Lord is my justice; the justice of the Lord
    • Zeeb - wolf
    • Zelah - rib; side; halting
    • Zelek - the shadow or noise of him that licks or laps
    • Zelophehad - the shade or tingling of fear
    • Zelotes - zealous
    • Zelzah - noontide
    • Zemaraim - wool; pith
    • Zemira - song; vine; palm
    • Zenan - coldness; target; weapon
    • Zenas - living
    • Zephaniah - the Lord is my secret
    • Zephath - which beholds; that attends or that covers
    • Zepho, Zephon - that sees and observes; that expects or covers
    • Zer - perplexity
    • Zerah - same as Zarah
    • Zerahiah - the Lord rising; brightness of the Lord
    • Zeredah - ambush; change of dominion
    • Zeresh - misery; strange; dispersed inheritance
    • Zereth - same as Zer
    • Zeror - root; that straitens or binds; that keeps tight
    • Zeruah - leprous; wasp; hornet
    • Zerubbabel - a stranger at Babylon; dispersion of confusion
    • Zeruiah - pain or tribulation of the Lord
    • Zethar - he that examines or beholds
    • Zia - sweat; swelling
    • Ziba - army; fight; strength
    • Zibeon - iniquity that dwells
    • Zibiah - the Lord dwells; deer; goat
    • Zichri - that remembers; that is a man
    • Ziddim - huntings; treasons; destructions
    • Zidkijah - justice of the Lord
    • Zidon - hunting; fishing; venison
    • Zif - this or that; brightness; comeliness
    • Ziha - brightness; whiteness; drought
    • Ziklag - measure pressed down
    • Zillah - shadow; the tingling of the ear
    • Zilpah - distillation from the mouth
    • Zilthai - my shadow; my talk
    • Zimmah - thought; wickedness
    • Zimran - song; singer; vine
    • Zimzi - my field; my vine
    • Zin - buckler; coldness
    • Zina - shining; going back
    • Zion - monument; raised up; sepulcher
    • Zior - ship of him that watches
    • Ziph - this mouth or mouthful; falsehood
    • Ziphron - falsehood of a song; rejoicing
    • Zippor - bird; sparrow; crown; desert
    • Zipporah - beauty; trumpet; mourning
    • Zithri - to hide; demolished
    • Ziz - flower; branch; a lock of hair
    • Ziza - same as Zina
    • Zoan - motion
    • Zoar - little; small
    • Zobah, Zobebah - an army; warring
    • Zohar - white; bright; dryness
    • Zoheleth - that creeps, slides, or draws
    • Zoheth - separation; amazing
    • Zophah - viol; honeycomb
    • Zophar - rising early; crown
    • Zophim - place for a watchman
    • Zorah - leprosy; scab; hornet
    • Zorobabel - same as Zerubbabel
    • Zuar - same as Zoar
    • Zuph - that beholds, observes, watches; roof; covering
    • Zur - stone; rock; that besieges
    • Zuriel - rock or strength of God
    • Zurishaddai - the Almighty is my rock and strength
    • Zuzims - the posts of a door; splendor; beauty

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    This dictionary is from "Hitchcock's New and Complete Analysis of the Holy Bible," published in the late 1800s. It contains well over 2,500 Bible and Bible-related proper names and their meanings. Some Hebrew words of uncertain meaning have been left out. It is out of copyright, so feel free to copy and distribute it.
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