Definition of Japheth in English:

Japheth

Syllabification: Ja·pheth
Pronunciation: /ˈjāfeTH
 
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(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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