Name: Adah

Origin and Meaning of the Name Adah

  • Meaning:
    Adornment
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  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (AY dah); (A dah)
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Miscellaneous Info for Adah

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    English standard form of the Hebrew name Ada.

    In the Old Testament, Adah was borne by the wives of Lamech and Esau. Hers is the second woman's name to appear in the Bible, after Eve.

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