Name Definition 

 

Reuben ________________________________Behold a son, Look on Me 

 

Simeon _________________________________ Hear Him, Hear Me 

 

Levi __________________________________ (and) Be Joined With me 

 

Judah __________________________________Give Him Praise, Now will I praise the Lord 

 

Dan __________________________________Judge 

 

Naphtali _________________________________(His) Strife 

 

Gad _________________________________(and His) Fortune 

 

Asher _________________________________Happy and Blessed 

 

Issachar _________________________________(am I for) He Brings (my) Reward 

 

Zebulun _________________________________Dwelling with Us 

 

Joseph _________________________________He shall Add 

 

Benjamin _________________________________(For He is) The Son of His Right Hand 

 

So when we read these definitions, it will say "Behold a Son, Look on Me, Hear Him, Hear Me and be Joined with Me. Give Him Praise. How will I praise the Lord? Judge His strife and His Fortune. Happy and Blessed am I for He brings my reward dwelling with us. He shall Add, for He is the Son of His Right hand. 

 

Another example is known as the “Gospel in Genesis”: 

 

If you translate the meaning of the names of the generations of Adam you will find the story of the Gospel. (Read top to bottom from the Definition list). 

 

Name Definition 

 

Adam _________________________________Man (is) 

 

Seth _________________________________Appointed 

 

Enosh _________________________________Mortal 

 

Kenan _________________________________Sorrow (but) 

 

Mahalelel ________________________________The Blessed God 

 

Jared _________________________________Shall come down 

 

Enoch __________________________________Teaching 

 

Methusalah ______________________________His death shall bring 

 

Lamech _________________________________The despairing 

 

Noah _________________________________Rest and comfort 

 

If you translate the meanings of the names of the generations of Adam, you will find the story of the Gospel. 

 

Man is appointed mortal sorrow, (but) The Blessed God shall come down teaching. His death shall bring the despairing rest and comfort

 

 

If you translate the meaning of the names of the twelve tribes you will find the story of the Gospel.