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[ee-nuh s] /ˈi nəs/
the son of Seth. Gen. 5:6.
a male given name. Unabridged
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(Old Testament) a son of Seth (Genesis 4:26; 5:6)
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masc. proper name, in Old Testament the son of Seth, from Greek Enos, from Hebrew Enosh, literally "man" (cf. nashim "women," Arabic ins "men, people").

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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man the son of Seth, and grandson of Adam (Gen. 5:6-11; Luke 3:38). He lived nine hundred and five years. In his time "men began to call upon the name of the Lord" (Gen. 4:26), meaning either (1) then began men to call themselves by the name of the Lord (marg.) i.e., to distinguish themselves thereby from idolaters; or (2) then men in some public and earnest way began to call upon the Lord, indicating a time of spiritual revival.

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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