: an Old Testament patriarch and father of Methuselah

Word History


Greek Enōch, from Hebrew Ḥănōkh

First Known Use

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Enoch was before the 12th century

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“Enoch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Enoch. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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