Lemek: a descendant of Cain, also a descendant of SethOriginal Word: לָ֫מֶך
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Phonetic Spelling: (leh'-mek)
Short Definition: Lamech
of uncertain derivation
a desc. of Cain, also a desc. of Seth
לֶ֫מֶךְ proper name, masculine (on original form compare LagBN 77; conjecture as to meaning BuUrgesch. 102, 129); — ׳ל Genesis 4:19 7t.; לָ֑מֶךְ Genesis 4:18 2t.; —
1 son of מְתוּשָׁאֵל (Cainite) Genesis 4:18,19,23 (twice in verse); Genesis 4:24 (all J).
2 son of מְתוּשֶׁלַח (Sethite) Genesis 5:25,26,28,30,31 (all P), 1 Chronicles 1:3. — ᵐ5 Ααμεχ.
לְמִן, לְמִנִּי see מִן
לְמַעַן see מען below ענה.
לֹעַ see below I. לוּעַ. Lamech
From an unused root of uncertain meaning; Lemek, the name of two antediluvian patriarchs -- Lamech. וְלֶ֖מֶךְ ולמך לֶ֔מֶךְ לֶ֕מֶךְ לֶ֖מֶךְ לֶ֗מֶךְ לֶ֜מֶךְ לָֽמֶךְ׃ למך למך׃ lā·meḵ Lamech lāmeḵ le·meḵ Lemech lemeḵ veLemech wə·le·meḵ wəlemeḵ
Strong's Hebrew 3929
lā·meḵ — 3 Occ.
le·meḵ — 7 Occ.
wə·le·meḵ — 1 Occ.
BIB: יָלַ֥ד אֶת־ לָֽמֶךְ׃
NAS: became the father of Lamech.
KJV: and Methusael begat Lamech.
INT: and Methushael became of Lamech
BIB: וַיִּֽקַּֽח־ ל֥וֹ לֶ֖מֶךְ שְׁתֵּ֣י נָשִׁ֑ים
NAS: Lamech took to himself two
KJV: And Lamech took unto him two
INT: took Lamech two wives
BIB: וַיֹּ֨אמֶר לֶ֜מֶךְ לְנָשָׁ֗יו עָדָ֤ה
NAS: Lamech said to his wives,
KJV: And Lamech said unto his wives,
INT: said Lamech to his wives Adah
BIB: קוֹלִ֔י נְשֵׁ֣י לֶ֔מֶךְ הַאְזֵ֖נָּה אִמְרָתִ֑י
NAS: You wives of Lamech, Give heed
KJV: ye wives of Lamech, hearken
INT: to my voice wives of Lamech Give to my speech
BIB: יֻקַּם־ קָ֑יִן וְלֶ֖מֶךְ שִׁבְעִ֥ים וְשִׁבְעָֽה׃
NAS: sevenfold, Then Lamech seventy-sevenfold.
KJV: sevenfold, truly Lamech seventy
INT: is avenged Cain Lamech seventy-sevenfold and sevenfold
BIB: וַיּ֖וֹלֶד אֶת־ לָֽמֶךְ׃
NAS: and became the father of Lamech.
KJV: years, and begat Lamech:
INT: years and became of Lamech
BIB: הוֹלִיד֣וֹ אֶת־ לֶ֔מֶךְ שְׁתַּ֤יִם וּשְׁמוֹנִים֙
NAS: the father of Lamech, and he had
KJV: after he begat Lamech seven hundred
INT: after became of Lamech and two and eighty-two
BIB: וַֽיְחִי־ לֶ֕מֶךְ שְׁתַּ֧יִם וּשְׁמֹנִ֛ים
NAS: Lamech lived one hundred
KJV: And Lamech lived an hundred
INT: lived Lamech and two and eighty-two
BIB: וַֽיְחִי־ לֶ֗מֶךְ אַֽחֲרֵי֙ הוֹלִיד֣וֹ
NAS: Then Lamech lived five
KJV: And Lamech lived after
INT: lived Lamech after became
BIB: כָּל־ יְמֵי־ לֶ֔מֶךְ שֶׁ֤בַע וְשִׁבְעִים֙
NAS: the days of Lamech were seven
KJV: And all the days of Lamech were seven
INT: all the days of Lamech were seven and seventy-seven
1 Chronicles 1:3
BIB: חֲנ֥וֹךְ מְתוּשֶׁ֖לַח לָֽמֶךְ׃
NAS: Enoch, Methuselah, Lamech,
KJV: Henoch, Methuselah, Lamech,
INT: Enoch Methuselah Lamech