Definition of Japheth in English:


Syllabification: Ja·pheth
Pronunciation: /ˈjāfeTH
  • (In the Bible) a son of Noah, traditional ancestor of the peoples living around the Mediterranean. His name is probably to be connected with that of Iapetus, a Titan in Greek mythology.

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