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Jared

also known as: Jered

Meaning: descent

This was the name of 2 biblical men.

  1. Jared, the 4th antediluvian patriarch in descent from Seth (Genesis 5:15-20; Luke 3:37)

    Jared was the father of Enoch, and the grandfather of Methuselah.

    He is called Jered in 1 Chronicles 1:2.

  2. Jared, probably a son of Ezra (1 Chronicles 4:18)

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