from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • In the Bible, the third son of Adam and Eve.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. The third son of Adam and Eve.
  • proper n. A male given name.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • proper n. An evil beast-headed god with high square ears and a long snout; his was the brother and murderer of Osiris. Called also Set

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as sith for since.
  • n. Same as saith.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. evil Egyptian god with the head of a beast that has high square ears and a long snout; brother and murderer of Osiris
  • n. (Old Testament) third son of Adam and Eve; given by God in place of the murdered Abel


From Hebrew שֵׁת (Šet, "chosen one, anointed"). (Wiktionary)



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.