Name: Teman

Origin and Meaning of the Name Teman

  • Meaning:
    Right side
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (tay MAHN)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Teman)
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Miscellaneous Info for Teman

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  • Used in:
    English and Hebrew speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    From the Hebrew, meaning "right side", denoting the south.
    The south is to the right of a person as he faces east, towards Jerusalem. Teman or Teiman is also the Hebrew for Yemen. Yemenite Jews are called Temanim.

    In the Old Testament, Teman was a descendant of Esau

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