Japheth

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Ja·pheth

 (jā′fĭth′, jăf′ĭth)
In the Bible, a son of Noah and the brother of Shem and Ham.

Japheth

(ˈdʒeɪfɛθ)
n
(Bible) Old Testament the second son of Noah, traditionally regarded as the ancestor of a number of non-Semitic nations (Genesis 10:1–5)

Ja•pheth

(ˈdʒeɪ fɪθ)

n.
a son of Noah. Gen. 5:32.
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