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Jared (Hebrew: ירד, Yẹreḏ; Greek: Ἰάρετ, Iāret; "slave" or more likely "shall come down"[1]) (Tammuz 460 AMJuly 3543 BC
Tammuz 217 He
Tammuz 460 AM
-Tammuz 1422 AMJuly 2581 BC
Tammuz 1179 He
Tammuz 1422 AM
) was the son of Mahalaleel and the father of Enoch. He was born to his father Mahalaleel when Mahalaleel was 65 years old, in 460 AM.[2]

Jared had a son, Enoch, when he was 162 years old (622 AM).[3] He lived to be 962 years11,898.279 mon
351,363.189 da
old, dying in 1422 AM.[4]
"And Jared lived an hundred sixty and two years, and he begat Enoch: And Jared lived after he begat Enoch eight hundred years, and begat sons and daughters: And all the days of Jared were nine hundred sixty and two years: and he died." - Genesis 5:18-20
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  1. Missler, Chuck. "Meaning of the Names in Genesis 5." Koinonia House Online. Accessed December 25, 2007.
  2. James Ussher, The Annals of the World, Larry Pierce, ed., Green Forest, AR: Master Books, 2003 (ISBN 0890513600), pgh. 17
  3. Ussher, op. cit., pgh. 18
  4. Ussher, op. cit., pgh. 28
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