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Arioch

Meaning: lion-like, venerable.

This was the name of two biblical men:

  1. Arioch was a king of Ellasar who was allied with Chedorlaomer (Gen. 14:1, 9).

  2. Captain of Nebuchadnezzar’s guard (Dan. 2:14-15, 24-25).

Author: Paul S. Taylor and Matthew G. Easton.