3929. Lemek
Strong's Concordance
Lemek: a descendant of Cain, also a descendant of Seth
Original Word: לָ֫מֶך
Part of Speech: Proper Name Masculine
Transliteration: Lemek
Phonetic Spelling: (leh'-mek)
Short Definition: Lamech
NAS Exhaustive Concordance
Word Origin
of uncertain derivation
Definition
a desc. of Cain, also a desc. of Seth
NASB Translation
Lamech (11).

Brown-Driver-Briggs
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

9b.

לְמַעַן see מען below ענה.

לֹעַ see below I. לוּעַ.

Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
Lamech

From an unused root of uncertain meaning; Lemek, the name of two antediluvian patriarchs -- Lamech.

Forms and Transliterations
וְלֶ֖מֶךְ ולמך לֶ֔מֶךְ לֶ֕מֶךְ לֶ֖מֶךְ לֶ֗מֶךְ לֶ֜מֶךְ לָֽמֶךְ׃ למך למך׃ lā·meḵ Lamech lāmeḵ le·meḵ Lemech lemeḵ veLemech wə·le·meḵ wəlemeḵ
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11 Occurrences


lā·meḵ — 3 Occ.
le·meḵ — 7 Occ.
wə·le·meḵ — 1 Occ.

Genesis 4:18
HEB: יָלַ֥ד אֶת־ לָֽמֶךְ׃
NAS: became the father of Lamech.
KJV: and Methusael begat Lamech.
INT: and Methushael became of Lamech

Genesis 4:19
HEB: וַיִּֽקַּֽח־ ל֥וֹ לֶ֖מֶךְ שְׁתֵּ֣י נָשִׁ֑ים
NAS: Lamech took to himself two
KJV: And Lamech took unto him two
INT: took Lamech two wives

Genesis 4:23
HEB: וַיֹּ֨אמֶר לֶ֜מֶךְ לְנָשָׁ֗יו עָדָ֤ה
NAS: Lamech said to his wives,
KJV: And Lamech said unto his wives,
INT: said Lamech to his wives Adah

Genesis 4:23
HEB: 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

Genesis 4:24
HEB: 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

Genesis 5:25
HEB: וַיּ֖וֹלֶד אֶת־ לָֽמֶךְ׃
NAS: and became the father of Lamech.
KJV: years, and begat Lamech:
INT: years and became of Lamech

Genesis 5:26
HEB: 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

Genesis 5:28
HEB: וַֽיְחִי־ לֶ֕מֶךְ שְׁתַּ֧יִם וּשְׁמֹנִ֛ים
NAS: Lamech lived one hundred
KJV: And Lamech lived an hundred
INT: lived Lamech and two and eighty-two

Genesis 5:30
HEB: וַֽיְחִי־ לֶ֗מֶךְ אַֽחֲרֵי֙ הוֹלִיד֣וֹ
NAS: Then Lamech lived five
KJV: And Lamech lived after
INT: lived Lamech after became

Genesis 5:31
HEB: 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
HEB: חֲנ֥וֹךְ מְתוּשֶׁ֖לַח לָֽמֶךְ׃
NAS: Enoch, Methuselah, Lamech,
KJV: Henoch, Methuselah, Lamech,
INT: Enoch Methuselah Lamech

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