The same as H2525; hot (from the tropical habitat); Cham, a son of Noah; also (as a patronymic) his descendants or their country
KJV Usage: Ham.
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions
n pr m Ham = "hot" 1. 2nd son of Noah, father of Canaan and of various peoples which were inhabitants of southern lands 2. in late usage, a collective name for Egyptians n pr loc 3. the place where Chedorlaomer smote the Zuzim, probably in the territory of Ammonites (Gilead) east of the Jordan
Origin: the same as H2525
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