(Old Testament) third son of Adam and Eve; given by God in place of the murdered Abel
evil Egyptian god with the head of a beast that has high square ears and a long snout; brother and murderer of Osiris
The third son of Adam and Eve.
Origin: From שת.
Seth, in Judaism, Christianity and Islam, was the third son of Adam and Eve and brother of Cain and Abel, who were the only other of their children mentioned by name. According to Genesis 4:25, Seth was born after the slaying of Abel by Cain, and Eve believed God had appointed him as a replacement for Abel.
The numerical value of SETH in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of SETH in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Late Night with Seth Meyers.
Some students take the safe path, but Viet and Seth took the higher-risk option.
We are supposed to be the children of Seth; but Seth is too much of an effete nonentity to deserve ancestral regard. No, we are the sons of Cain, and with violence can be associated the attacks on sound, stone, wood and metal that produced civilization.
If a country becomes a failed state, if it becomes a lawless region, Seth Folsom begin to set the conditions for what happened in the years before 9/11, in those ungoverned spaces where we do n’t know what is going on, that is where those seeds of extremism begin to blossom.
Michael Moore tweeted that snipers like Chris Kyle are cowards. Seth Rogen - who made his mark with movies about sexually frustrated pot heads - compared Kyle's bio-pic to a Nazi propaganda film, here is the sum and substance, folks. Chris Kyle killed bad guys so that good guys could live.
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