2536. Kainam
Strong's Concordance
Kainam: Cainan, two ancestors of Christ
Original Word: Καϊνάν, ὁ
Part of Speech: Proper Noun, Indeclinable
Transliteration: Kainam
Phonetic Spelling: (kah-ee-nan')
Short Definition: Cainan
Definition: (Hebrew), Cainan, one of the ancestors of Jesus.
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of Hebrew origin Qenan
Cainan, two ancestors of Christ
NASB Translation
Cainan (2).

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 2536: Καιναν

Καιναν (so R G L both 1 and 2; Tr Καιναν in 1 and Tr text in 2, but Tr marginal reading Καϊνάμ in 2, WH Καϊνάμ 1 and 2; T Καϊνάμ both 1 and 2), (Hebrew קֵינָן a lance-maker (others, 'possessor' or 'possession')), Cainan;

1. son of Enos (Genesis 5:9f): Luke 3:37.

2. son of Arphaxad, according to the Sept. of Genesis 10:24; Genesis 11:12; (1 Chronicles 1:18 Alex.), which Luke follows in . (See B. D., under the word.)

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance

Of Hebrew origin (Qeynan); Cainan (i.e. Kenan), the name of two patriarchs -- Cainan.

see HEBREW Qeynan

Forms and Transliterations
Καιναμ Καινάμ Καϊνὰμ καινιεί καινιούσι Kainam Kainám
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Englishman's Concordance
Strong's Greek 2536
2 Occurrences

Καινάμ — 2 Occ.

Luke 3:36 N
GRK: τοῦ Καινάμ τοῦ Ἀρφαξάδ
NAS: the son of Cainan, the son of Arphaxad,
KJV: Which was [the son] of Cainan, which was [the son] of Arphaxad,
INT: of Cainan of Arphaxad

Luke 3:37 N
GRK: Μαλελεήλ τοῦ Καινάμ
NAS: the son of Mahalaleel, the son of Cainan,
KJV: which was [the son] of Maleleel, which was [the son] of Cainan,
INT: of Mahalalel of Cainan

2 Occurrences

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