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See Enoch (ancestor of Noah) for more detailed information on the biblical Enoch. Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ... Enoch (Hebrew: חֲנוֹךְ; Tiberian: , Standard: ) is a name occurring twice in the generations of Adam. ...


Enoch (from Hebrew: חֲנוֹךְ, Standard Khanokh Tiberian Ḥănôkh; Greek: ενωχ, Enôkh; Arabic Name:إدريس, "initiated, dedicated, disciplined") is a Hebrew name. Hebrew redirects here. ... Hebrew redirects here. ... Tiberian Hebrew is an oral tradition of pronunciation for ancient forms of Hebrew, especially the Hebrew of the Tanakh, that was given written form by masoretic scholars in the Jewish community at Tiberias in the early Middle Ages, beginning in the 8th century. ... The tughra (stylized signature) of Sultan Mahmud II of the Ottoman Empire. ...

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Biblical occurrences

The Bible has several occurrences of that name: This Gutenberg Bible is displayed by the United States Library. ...

  • Enoch, a direct descendant of Adam and ancestor of Noah.[1] It is believed by some sources, including the Talmud, that he was taken away by God and became known as the angel Metatron. He is also identified as the apostle Idris (Arabic: إدريس ). According to muslim scholars he earned his livelihood as a tailor and is also considered to be the inventor of the eyed metal needle used in sewing. He is the protagonist of the several apocryphal books of the Old Testament:
  • Enoch, son of Cain [2], after whom Cain named the first city he founded.
  • Hanoch (Enoch), son of Reuben [3]
  • Hanoch (Enoch), one of the five sons of Midian [4]

Note: Enoch is often confused with Enos. Enoch (Hebrew: חֲנוֹךְ; Tiberian: , Standard: ) is a name occurring twice in the generations of Adam. ... The Talmud (Hebrew: ) is a record of rabbinic discussions pertaining to Jewish law, ethics, customs, and history. ... For the Darkwell album, see Metatron (album). ... Idris (Arabic: إدريس ) is a Prophet in Islam. ... Apocrypha (from the Greek word , meaning those having been hidden away[1]) are texts of uncertain authenticity or writings where the authorship is questioned. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The Second Book of Enoch (usually abbreviated 2 Enoch, and otherwise variously known as Slavonic Enoch or The Secrets of Enoch) is a Jewish pseudepigraphic apocalyptic text of uncertain date and unknown authorship. ... Redirect page ... In stories common to the Abrahamic religions, Cain or Káyin (קַיִן / קָיִן spear Standard Hebrew Qáyin, Tiberian Hebrew Qáyin / Qāyin; Arabic قايين Qāyīn in the Arabic Bible; قابيل Qābīl in Islam) is the eldest son of Adam and Eve, and the first man born in creation... Reuben may refer to: People Ruben Zambrano,Basketball player for Houston Rockets]] Reuben, the first-born son of Jacob and the founder of the Tribe of Reuben mentioned in the Book of Genesis tried to save his brother. ... In the Bible, Midian (Hebrew: מִדְיָן, Standard Midyan Tiberian ; Arabic مدين; Strife; judgment) is a son of Abraham and his concubine Keturah (who according to midrash is Hagar). ... Enos or Enosh (אֱנוֹשׁ mortal man; sick, Standard Hebrew Enoš, Tiberian Hebrew ʼĔnôš) is a biblical name in the genealogies of Adam, and consequently referred to within the genealogies of Chronicles, and of Jesus in the Gospel of Luke. ...


People (outside the Bible)

Enoch Arden is a poem published in 1864 by Alfred, Lord Tennyson, during his tenure as Englands Poet Laureate. ... Poetry (ancient Greek: poieo = create) is an art form in which human language is used for its aesthetic qualities in addition to, or instead of, its notional and semantic content. ... Alfred, Lord Tennyson Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson (6 August 1809 – 6 October 1892) was Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom and is one of the most popular English poets. ... Hanoch Bartov (born 1926, Hebrew calendar 5686) is an Israeli author and opinion writer. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Eduard Heinrich Henoch (June 16, 1820, Berlin - August 26, 1910) was a German physician. ... The Human Comedy is a novel by William Saroyan. ... William Saroyan, 1940 William Saroyan (August 31, 1908 - May 18, 1981) was an American author who wrote many plays and short stories about growing up impoverished as the son of Armenian immigrants. ... Hanoch Levin (December 18, 1943 - August 18, 1999), in Hebrew חנוך לוין, was an Israeli playwright, theater director, poet, and author. ... Henoch Leibowitz (full name: Alter Chanoch Henoch Leibowitz), is an Orthodox Judaism rabbi who as rosh yeshiva (dean), heads the Yeshiva Chofetz Chaim: Rabbinical Seminary of America founded by his father Rabbi Dovid Leibowitz in 1933. ... Maxim Litvinov Maxim Maksimovich Litvinov (ru: Макси́м Макси́мович Литви́нов) (July 17, 1876–December 31, 1951) was a Russian revolutionary and prominent Soviet diplomat. ... Moses ben Hanoch or Moses ben Enoch (in Hebrew language, Moshe ben Hanoch) was a medieval rabbi who inadvertently became the preeminent Talmudic scholar of Spain. ... Chanoch Nissany is a motor racing driver. ... John Enoch Powell, MBE (June 16, 1912 – February 8, 1998) was a British politician, linguist, writer, academic, soldier and poet. ... Enoch Root (Enoch the Red) is a fictional character from Neal Stephensons novels The Baroque Cycle and Cryptonomicon. ... Neal Town Stephenson (born October 31, 1959) is an American writer, known primarily for his science fiction works in the postcyberpunk genre with a penchant for explorations of society, mathematics, currency, and the history of science. ... Cryptonomicon is a 1999 novel by Neal Stephenson. ... The Baroque Cycle, a series of books written by Neal Stephenson, appeared in print in 2003 and 2004. ... Enoch Pratt (1808 - 1896) was a Baltimore businessman, a Unitarian, and a philanthropist Born in Massachusetts and educated at the Bridgewater Academy in North Middleborough, Enoch Pratt clerked in a Boston hardware firm before moving to Baltimore in 1831 to launch his own wholesale hardware business on South Charles Street. ...

Places

Enoch is a city located in Iron County, Utah. ... Samuel Ray Delany, Jr. ... Return to Nevèrÿon book covers Return to Nevèrÿon is a series of eleven “sword and sorcery” stories by Samuel R. Delany, originally published in four volumes during the years 1979-1987. ... The Mad Man is a sexually drenched literary novel by Samuel R. Delany, first published in 1994 by Richard Kasak, which many have called pornographic. ... For other uses, see Glasgow (disambiguation). ... This article is about the country. ... Saint Mungo, also known as Saint Kentigern, traditional apostle to Strathclyde and patron saint and alleged founder of the city of Glasgow. ... Glasgow Cathedral Glasgow Cathedral is a Church of Scotland cathedral in Glasgow. ...

Other occurences

  • Enochian, the occult language and script.
  • Eliphas Levi claimed that Enoch was a ficticious character used to describe the process of spiritual advancement of humanity.
  • Hanoch, a Star Trek villain in the episode Return to Tomorrow
  • Katherine Enoch, extensively written about in A Cornish Shopkeeper's Diary 1843, R Glynn, as someone who loved a drink, leading to the authors expression of drunken abandonment 'I was enoched, not a muscle would move nor the gods awaken me.'
  • Enoch Linux, a Linux distribution later renamed Gentoo Linux.
  • U. S. President Calvin Coolidge owned a goose named Enoch.
  • Henoch-Schönlein purpura, a disease
  • Enoch, the leader of a fictional criminal organization in the animated series, Ben 10.

This article is about the Angelical Language recorded in the journals of Dr. John Dee. ... This article is about the entire Star Trek franchise. ... Return to Tomorrow is a second season episode of Star Trek: The Original Series, first broadcast February 9, 1968 and repeated August 2, 1968. ... The Gentoo Linux operating system (pronounced ) is a Linux distribution named after the Gentoo penguin. ... The Gentoo Linux operating system (pronounced ) is a Linux distribution named after the Gentoo penguin. ... John Calvin Coolidge, Jr. ... In medicine (rheumatology and pediatrics) Henoch-Schönlein purpura (HSP, also known as allergic purpura) is a systemic vasculitis characterized by prominent tissue deposition of IgA-containing immune complexes, especially in the skin and kidney. ... This is a list of villains in the American animated television series Ben 10. ... Ben 10 is an American animated television series created by Man of Action (a group consisting of Duncan Rouleau, Joe Casey, Joe Kelly, and Steven T. Seagle), and produced by Cartoon Network Studios. ... Image File history File links Disambig_gray. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Anthroponym. ...

References

  1. ^ Genesis 5:18-24
  2. ^ Genesis 4:17
  3. ^ Genesis 46:9
  4. ^ I Chronicles 1:33

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Enoch - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (473 words)
In the Book of Genesis, Enoch or Hanoch (חֲנוֹךְ "Initiated; dedicated; disciplined", Standard Hebrew Ḥanoḫ, Tiberian Hebrew Ḥănôḵ) is a name shared by two individuals named in the Genealogies of Genesis and subsequent Jewish, Christian, and Islamic writers.
The ancient Greeks declare that Enoch is the same as Mercury Trismegistus, and that he taught the sons of men the art of building cities, and enacted some admirable laws...
According to some traditions Enoch, being the Scribe of God, is still alive and has been recording the history of the World for God since he was born.
Enoch Powell (798 words)
Enoch Powell was one of the youngest Brigadier in British military history at the age of 32.
Enoch Powell spoke out about the need for controlling inflation and had resigned from the Government in protest, far before monetarism was a gleam in Margaret Thatcher’s eye.
Enoch Powell was responsible for creating the public support that stopped mass immigration into the United Kindgom for several decades.
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