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Metaphysical meaning of Enoch (mbd)

Metaphysical meaning of Enoch (mbd)
Enoch, e'noch (Heb.)--founder; centralizer; teacher; instructor; initiator; fixer; repentance; contrition.

a A son of Cain. b A city that Cain built and named after his son (Gen. 4:17). c Son of Jared and father of Methuselah (Gen. 5:18-24). This latter Enoch was the man who walked with God and was translated, who did not die (Heb. 11:5).

Meta. Entrance into and instruction in a new state of thought, of understanding. In the case of the Enoch who walked with God, the new state of thought would be spiritual consciousness, the new life in Christ.

Preceding Entry: En-mishpat
Following Entry: Enosh