Name: Enoch

Origin and Meaning of the Name Enoch

  • Meaning:
    Devoted; dedicated
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Devoted; dedicated
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (EE nok)
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Miscellaneous Info for Enoch

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Enoch is an Anglicized form of the Hebrew name Chanok. It is a name borne by several biblical characters in the book Genesis: the eldest son of Cain, as well as a son of Jared and father of Metuselah. Jewish legends make Enoch the inventor of script, mathematics and astrology.

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