Naam @ pleasantness, one of the three sons of Caleb, the son of Jephunneh ( 1Chronicles:4:15).
Naamah @ the beautiful. (1.) The daughter of Lamech and Zillah Genesis:4:22). (2.) The daughter of the king of Ammon, one of the wives of Solomon, the only one who appears to have borne him a son, viz., Rehoboam (kjvKings:14:21-31). (3.) A city in the plain of Judah Joshua:15:41), supposed by some to be identified with Na'aneh, some 5 miles south-east of Makkedah.
Naaman @ pleasantness, a Syrian, the commander of the armies of Benhadad II. in the time of Joram, king of Israel. He was afflicted with leprosy; and when the little Hebrew slave-girl that waited on his wife told her of a prophet in Samaria who could cure her master, he obtained a letter from Benhadad and proceeded with it to Joram. The king of Israel suspected in this some evil design against him, and rent his clothes. Elisha the prophet hearing of this, sent for Naaman, and the strange interview which took place is recorded in 2Kings:5. The narrative contains all that is known of the Syrian commander. He was cured of his leprosy by dipping himself seven times in the Jordan, according to the word of Elisha. His cure is alluded to by our Lord Luke:4:27).
Naamathite @ the designation of Zophar, one of Job's three friends Job:2:11Job:11:1), so called from some place in Arabia, called Naamah probably.