The Edomite personal name Jalam/ Yaʿlām (Gen. 36.5, Gen. 14, Gen. 18; 1 Chr. 1.35) has been considered a theophoric containing the presumed Arabic animal-deity Jaʿlam ‘Ibex’. (Robertson Smith 1912).
III. Identity in the Bible
In the light of the evidence available, it is impossible to decide whether the name Jalam is theophoric or not.…