Ashkenaz (Ash´kuh-naz)

1 Noah’s great-grandson (Gen 10:3). 2 A nation near Armenia (Jer 51:27), generally identified with the Ashkuza, an Indo-European people mentioned in seventh-century Assyrian inscriptions, and with the Scythians mentioned by Herodotus.

Gen 10:3

3The descendants of Gomer: Ashkenaz, Riphath, and Togarmah.

Jer 51:27

27Raise a standard in the land,
blow the trumpet among the nations;
prepare the nations for war against her,
summon against her the kingdoms,
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