- Ornament.1) The first of Lamech's two wives, and the mother of Jabal and Jubal (Gen. 4:19, 20, 23).2.) The first of Esau's three wives, the daughter of Elon the Hittite (Gen. 36:2, 4), called also Bashemath (26:34).
Easton's Bible Dictionary. M.G. Easton. 1897.
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