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Names & Meanings: "U"

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Name
Language
English Meaning
Source
Comments
Ulai River
Hebrew
Pure Water
Hurst
Karkheh River near the city of Susa.
Ummah
Arabic
Community; Nation
(See Picture)
Hurst
City belonging to the tribe of Asher.
Unicorn
Extinct wild ox (Aurochs) that previously was common in modern Syria. Misnamed "uni" or "one" horn.
Semitic
Light
Hurst
City of Abram and Terah. Probably in modern northeast Syria at Urkesh. It was not the Ur of modern Iraq because ancient Egypt had no influence there.
Urbeti
Semitic
Of the Ravens
Hurst
Maternal grandfather of Abraham.
Uriah
Hebrew
Jehovah is My Light
Hurst
Priest in Israel during the time of and Isaiah the prophet.
Semitic
Fire of the Lord
(See Picture)
Hurst
Hittite captain of guard to king David. First husband of Bathsheba.
Uriel
Hebrew
Fire of God
Hurst
Descendent of Kohath.
Uriel
Hebrew
Fire of God
Hurst
Father-in-law of Rehoboam.
Urim
Hebrew
Lights (See Picture)
Nibley
See Facsimile 1-3
Semitic
Light
(See Picture)
Hurst
Not the city of Abram and Terah. It was the capital of ancient Sumeria.
Semitic
Light
(See Picture)
Hurst
City of Abram and Terah. Probably in modern northeast Syria. It was not the Ur of modern Iraq because ancient Egypt had no influence there.
Uruk
1. Akkadian
2. Aramaic
3. Hebrew
4. Sumerian
1. Uruk
2. Lengthy (Erech)
3. Long (Erech)
4. Unug
Hurst
City in the plain of Shinar. Also known as Erech of Sumeria. See picture of Uruk.
Hebrew
Fertile Land
Hurst
Son of Aram and grandson of Shem.
Hebrew
Fertile Land
(See Uz Map)
Hurst
Land of Job, east of Palestine and north of Edom. Area where friends of Job lived.
Hebrew
He [same as: Ezra]
Hurst
Father of Palal. Helped rebuild walls of Jerusalem.
Hebrew
Wandering
Hurst
Son of Joktan and brother of Peleg.
Uzza
Hebrew
Strength
Hurst
Garden of king Manasseh.
Hebrew
Strength
Hurst
An Israelite man who died after touching Ark of the Covenant.
Hebrew
My Strength is Jehovah
(See Picture)
Hurst
King of Judah who defeated the Philistines. Grandfather of Ahaz.
Hebrew
Strength of God
Hurst
Son of Kohath.

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