The same as H120; Adam, the name of the first man, also of a place in Palestine: - Adam.
Seth = appointed
From H7896; put, that is, substituted; Sheth, third son of Adam: - Seth, Sheth.
A primitive root; to place (in a very wide application): - apply, appoint, array, bring, consider, lay (up), let alone, X look, make, mark, put (on), + regard, set, shew, be stayed, X take.
Enos = frail, incurable
The same as H582; Enosh, a son of Seth: - Enos.
From H605; properly a mortal (and thus differeing from the more dignified H120); hence a man in general (singly or collectively). It is often unexpressed in the English Version, especially when used in apposition with another word: - another, X [blood-] thirsty, certain, chap [-man], divers, fellow, X in the flower of their age, husband, (certain, mortal) man, people, person, servant, some (X of them), + stranger, those, + their trade. It is often unexpressed in the Engl. version, especially when used in apposition with another word. Compare H376.
Cainan = a possession
||praise of El
From H4110 and H410; praise of El; Mahalalel, the name of an antediluvian patriarch and of an Israelite: - Mahalaleel.
From H3381; a descent; Jered, the name of an antediluvian, and of an Israelite: - Jared.
A primitive root; to descend (literally to go downwards; or conventionally to a lower region, as the shore, a boundary, the enemy, etc.; or figuratively to fall); causatively to bring down (in all the above applications): - X abundantly, bring down, carry down, cast down, (cause to) come (-ing) down, fall (down), get down, go (-ing) down (-ward), hang down, X indeed, let down, light (down), put down (off), (cause to, let) run down, sink, subdue, take down.
Enoch = teaching or initiation
From H2596; initiated; Chanok, an antediluvian patriarch: - Enoch.
A primitive root; properly to narrow (compare H2614); figuratively to initiate or discipline: - dedicate, train up.
||when he is dead it
shall be sent
Methuselah = when he is dead it shall be sent,
i.e. the Deluge
Brown-Driver-Briggs Hebrew Lexicon:
Lamech = "powerful"
1) the 5th lineal descendant from Cain, husband of Adah and Zillah, father of sons, Jabal, Jubal, and Tubal-cain, and daughter, Naamah
2) father of Noah
Part of Speech: noun proper masculine
Relation: from an unused root of uncertain meaning
Some say that Lamech has a root word in Lament which does me sorrow.
As of this time we have not found any such connection.
||comfort rest||Hebrew 5146
The same as H5118; rest; Noach, the patriarch of the flood: - Noah.
Zondervan's Pictorial Bible Dictionary
Noah means comfort