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Hebrew: יוּבָ֑ל

Meaning: The original meaning of the pre-Flood name is unknown, but some guess “the ram.” The name has come to mean musician, music or jubilee.

Jubal is Lamech’s 2nd son by Adah, and a descendant of Adam’s 1st son Cain. He is mentioned only in Genesis 4:21.

Jubal was the inventor or master of 2 classes of musical instruments, and is called the father of all who play them.


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Article Version: September 28, 2017