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Bible Names A-G: Enos


Enos in Easton's Bible Dictionary man the son of Seth, and grandson of Adam (Gen. 5:6-11; Luke 3:38). He lived nine hundred and five years. In his time "men began to call upon the name of the Lord" (Gen. 4:26), meaning either (1) then began men to call themselves by the name of the Lord (marg.) i.e., to distinguish themselves thereby from idolaters; or (2) then men in some public and earnest way began to call upon the Lord, indicating a time of spiritual revival.

Enos in Hitchcock's Bible Names mortal man; sick; despaired of; forgetful

Enos in Naves Topical Bible Son of Seth Ge 4:26; 5:6-11; Lu 3:38 -Called ENOSH 1Ch 1:1

Enos in Smiths Bible Dictionary (mortal man), the son of Seth, Ge 4:26; 5:6,7,9,10,11; Lu 3:38 properly ENOSH, as in 1Ch 1:1

Enos in the Bible Encyclopedia - ISBE e'-nos, e'-nosh ('enosh, "mortal"; 'Enos): In the New Testament (the Revised Version (British and American) and the King James Version) and the Old Testament (the King James Version except 1 Ch 1:1), the form is Enos; in the Old Testament (the Revised Version (British and American) and 1 Ch 1:1 the King James Version), the form is Enosh. The son of Seth and grandson of Adam (Gen 4:26; 5:6 ff; 1 Ch 1:1; Lk 3:38). Enosh denotes man as frail and mortal. With Enosh a new religious development began, for "then began men to call upon the name of Yahweh" (Gen 4:26). There seems to be an implied contrast to Gen 4:17 ff which records a development in another department of life, represented by Enoch the son of Cain.

Enos in Wikipedia Enos or Enosh (Hebrew: אֱנוֹשׁ, Standard Eno, Tiberian ʼĔn; "mortal man"; Ge'ez: ሄኖስ Henos) is a biblical name in the genealogies of Adam, and consequently referred to within the genealogies of Chronicles, and of Jesus in the Gospel of Luke. He is the son of Seth, father of Kenan, and grandson of Adam and Eve (Gen. 5:6-11; Luke 3:38). According to the Bible he lived nine hundred and five years...

Enos Scripture - Genesis 4:26 And to Seth, to him also there was born a son; and he called his name Enos: then began men to call upon the name of the LORD.

Enos Scripture - Genesis 5:10 And Enos lived after he begat Cainan eight hundred and fifteen years, and begat sons and daughters:

Enos Scripture - Genesis 5:7 And Seth lived after he begat Enos eight hundred and seven years, and begat sons and daughters:

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