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me-thu'-sha-el (methusha'el):

A descendant of Cain, and father of Lamech in the Cainite genealogy (Genesis 4:18). The meaning of the name is doubtful. Dillmann suggested "suppliant or man of God."

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Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'METHUSHAEL'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.