|Pearl of Great Price PN||1.||MAHUJAEL biblical son of Irad, father of Methusael Moses 5:43|
Same as the Hebrew PN Měḥûyāʼēl “Smitten by Lord God” (Genesis 4:18), and similar to the GN Mahujah “Smitten by Yah” (PGP Moses 7:2), and PN Mahijah (Moses 6:40). All from the from Hebrew māḥâ “to smite, wipe out, annihilate.”
See Mahijah (Moses 6:40), Mahujah (Moses 7:2), Mahalaleel (Moses 6:19-20), Master Mahan (Moses 5:31,39)
- HALOT, II:568.
- HALOT, II:567-568.