Baruch

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Hebrew בָּרוּךְ ‎(Barukh, blessed). Cognate with Arabic بَارَك ‎(bārak, Barak).

Proper noun[edit]

Baruch

  1. Any of a number of Old Testament men, including the scribe and companion of Jeremiah.
    • 1611, Bible (KJV), Jeremiah 36:4::
      Then Jeremiah called Baruch the son of Neriah: and Baruch wrote from the mouth of Jeremiah all the words of the LORD, which he had spoken unto him, upon a roll of a book.
  2. An Apocryphal Book of the Old Testament.
  3. A male given name.

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Proper noun[edit]

Baruch m

  1. Baruch (biblical figure)