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; "placed, appointed"
) (Tammuz 130 AMJuly 3873 BC
Tammuz 130 AM
-Tammuz 1042 AMJuly 2961 BC
Tammuz 799 He
Tammuz 1042 AM
) was the son of Adam
, and the father of Enos
. He was born when Adam was 130 years old, i.e., in the summer of 130 Anno Mundi
Seth had two named brothers: Cain
"And Adam knew his wife again; and she bare a son, and called his name Seth: 'For God, said she, hath appointed me another seed instead of Abel, whom Cain slew.'" - Genesis 4:25
Seth is mentioned but a few times in the Bible
, and each time his name is mentioned only as a part of a genealogy.
"And to Seth, to him also there was born a son; and he called his name Enos: then began men to call upon the name of the LORD." - Genesis 4:26
Seth fathered his son Enos when he was 105 years old (235 AM), and lived to be 912 years11,279.866 mon
333,101.069 da old (1042 AM).
- ↑ Missler, Chuck. "Meaning of the Names in Genesis 5." Koinonia House Online. Accessed December 25, 2007.
- ↑ James Ussher, The Annals of the World, Larry Pierce, ed., Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 2003 (ISBN 0890513600), pgh. 13
- ↑ Ussher, op. cit., pgh. 14
- ↑ Ussher, op. cit., pgh. 23