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Put

also known as: Phut

This was the name of a biblical man and a place.

  1. Put, one of the sons of Ham, son of Noah (Genesis 10:6)

  2. Put, a land or people from among whom came a portion of the mercenary troops of Egypt, Jeremiah 46:9 (King James Version, “Libyans,” but correctly, Revised King James Version, “Put”); Ezek. 27:10; 30:5 (King James Version, “Libya;” Revised King James Version, “Put”); 38:5; Nahum 3:9