Lamech(redirected from Lamech, descendant of Cain)
Lamech(lā`mĕk), in the Bible. 1 Descendant of Cain and therefore accursed. He was the father of Jabal, Jubal, and Tubal-cain. 2 Descendant of Seth and father of Noah.
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first man to have two wives. [O.T.: Genesis 4:19–20]
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