Meaning of Ashkenaz

Ash•ke•naz

Pronunciation: (ash'ku-naz"), [key]
— n.
  1. a son of Gomer and grandson of Japheth. Gen 10:1–3; I Chron. 1:6.
  2. an ancient kingdom in eastern Armenia.
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