from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- In the Bible, the eldest son of Noah and the brother of Japheth and Ham.
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- proper n. The oldest son of Noah, brother to Ham and Japheth.
- proper n. A male given name of biblical origin.
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- n. (Old Testament) eldest son of Noah
From Ancient Greek Σημ (Sēm), from Hebrew שם (Šēm). (Wiktionary)