NAAMAH (Heb. נַעֲמָה; "pleasantness"), two biblical figures. (1) Daughter of Lamech and Zillah and sister of Tubal-Cain (Gen. 4:22). (2) Ammonite wife of Solomon, mother of Rehoboam (I Kings 14:21; II Chron. 12:13). -BIBLIOGRAPHY: EM, 5 (1968), 891–2 (incl. bibl.).

Encyclopedia Judaica. 1971.

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