Names in the Bibles
in the world's Bibles
Meaning of the name: portion; shoulder. Related names are:
and Moreh. The translations of Sichem in 11 languages of the Bible are illustrated in the
Si-Chem in Vietnamese
Sxehxem in Esperanto!
And Abram passed through the land unto the place of
, unto the plain of Moreh. And the Canaanite was then in the land. (GEN 12:6)
Popularity of the name
in its translations around the world
The map depicts the name ratio per 10.000 people in the total population. Only the exact name form in the respective country's official language Bible translations is counted!
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