Yered is a Hebrew name meaning “descent” or “to come down”. This name has a rich history in Jewish culture as it appears in the genealogy of Adam in the Torah. Javan, a descendant of Yered, is believed to be the ancestor of the Greek people, which is why this name is often given to those with Greek heritage. Yered is also a reminder that no matter how high we may climb, we all eventually come back down to earth.


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