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LAMECH

The son of Methushael and husband of Adah and Zillah. Lamech was the father of Jabal, Jubal, and Tubal-cain, who are credited in Genesis with being pioneers in the development of materials and activities among the early nomads (Genesis 4:18-24).

All items in this dictionary are from Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.

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