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Mahalath

Meaning: a lute; lyre

This was the name of two biblical women.

  1. the daughter of Ishmael (son of Abraham), and third wife of Esau (Gen. 28:9

    She is also called Bashemath (Gen. 36:3).

  2. the daughter of Jerimoth, who was one of David's sons

    She was one of King Rehoboam's wives (2 Chr. 11:18).