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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Easton's  1897  Bible  Dictionary  [easton]: 
 
  Enos 
  man  the  son  of  Seth,  and  grandson  of  Adam  (Gen.  5:6-11;  Luke 
  3:38).  He  lived  nine  hundred  and  five  years.  In  his  time  "men 
  began  to  call  upon  the  name  of  the  Lord"  (Gen.  4:26),  meaning 
  either  (1)  then  began  men  to  call  themselves  by  the  name  of  the 
  Lord  (marg.)  i.e.,  to  distinguish  themselves  thereby  from 
  idolaters;  or  (2)  then  men  in  some  public  and  earnest  way  began 
  to  call  upon  the  Lord,  indicating  a  time  of  spiritual  revival. 
 
 
  From  Hitchcock's  Bible  Names  Dictionary  (late  1800's)  [hitchcock]: 
 
  Enos,  mortal  man;  sick;  despaired  of  forgetful 
 




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