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This was the name of a biblical man and a tribe.
the fourth son of Shem (Gen. 10:22; 1 Chr. 1:17), ancestor of the Lydians, probably
One of the Hamitic tribes descended from Mizraim (Gen. 10:13), a people of Africa (Ezek. 27:10; 30:5), on the west of Egypt.
The people called Lud were noted archers (Isa. 66:19; compare Jer. 46:9).