Japhet Yamson (Biblical chairacter)
"Japhet yamson third son o Noah", as depictit in Promptuarii Iconum Insigniorum (c. 1553)
Japheth (Ebreu: יָפֶת/יֶפֶת, Modren Yepet/Yapet, Tiberian Yep̄eṯ/Yāp̄eṯ; Greek: Ἰάφεθ Iapheth; Laitin: Iafeth, Iapheth, Iaphethus, Iapetus), is ane o the three sons o Noah in the Beuk o Genesis, whaur he plays a role in the story o Noah's drunkenness an the curse o Ham, an subsequently in the Table o Naitions as the auncestor o the fowks o the Aegean, Anatolie, an emsewhaur.
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- Hunt 1990, p. 430.