one of the two wives of Lamech. Gen. 4:19.
the wife of Esau, and the mother of Eliphaz, Gen. 36:2, 4, 10, 12, 16. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Historical Examples of adah

  • And Adah bare Jabal; he was the father of such as dwell in tents and have cattle.

  • Adah joins in his entreaties, and endeavours to cling to the sides of the vessel.

  • Adah's one o'ermastering ambition in life has been to build a house.

    The House

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  • However, this mishap did not wholly abate Adah's interest in our affairs.

    The House

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  • And Adah and her brothers and sisters were also born unto the house of Adam.