Timna or Timnah
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Timna or Timnah


  1. A concubine of Eliphaz son of Esau, and mother of Amalek (Genesis 36:12) it may be presumed that she was the same as Timna sister of Lotan. Ibid. ver. 22, and (1 Chronicles 1:39) (B.C. after 1800.)
  2. A duke or phylarch of Edom in the last list in (Genesis 36:40-43; 1 Chronicles 1:51-54) Timnah was probably the name of a place or a district. [See the following article]
Strong's Hebrew
8555. Timna -- an Edomite name
... Timna, Timnah. From mana'; restraint; Timna, the name of two Edomites -- Timna,
Timnah. see HEBREW mana'. 8554, 8555. Timna. 8556 . Strong's Numbers.
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Chapter xxxvi
... And Timnah was a concubine of Eliphaz, Esau's son, and she bore to Eliphaz, Amalek ...
the children of Lotan were Hori and Hemam; and the sister of Lotan was Timna. ...
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