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Zophar

Meaning: chirping

one of Job's friends who came to condole with him in his distress (Job 2:11)

The Septuagint renders here “king of the Mineans” = Ma'in, Maonites, Judges 10:12, in Southern Arabia). He is called a Naamathite, or an inhabitant of some unknown place called Naamah.

Article Version: September 9, 2017