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SETH

The third son of Adam and Eve, born after Abel's death. He became the father of a number of sons and daughters, the only one of whom named in Genesis is Enosh (Genesis 4:25). Seth lived to be nine hundred twelve years old (Genesis 5:6-8).

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

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