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naamathite in Easton's Bible Dictionary

the designation of Zophar, one of Job's three friends (Job 2:11; 11:1), so called from some place in Arabia, called Naamah probably.

naamathite in Smith's Bible Dictionary

the Gentile name of one of Job's friends, Zophar the Naamathite. #Job 2:11; 11:1; 20:1; 42:9| There is no other trace of this name in the Bible, and the town whence it is derived is unknown. (But as Uz was in Arabia, probably the Naamah where he lived was on the Arabian borders of Syria.)

naamathite in Schaff's Bible Dictionary

NA'AMATHITE , the designation of Zophar, one of Job's friends. Job 2:11.

naamathite in Fausset's Bible Dictionary

Zophar the Naamathite (Job 2:11; Job 11:1). From some Arabic place. Fretelius says there was a Naamath in Uz.