Bible Names N-Z
Uz in Wikipedia
According to the Table of nations of Genesis 10 in the Hebrew
Bible, Uz is one of the sons of Aram, son of Shem. This
makes him the great-grandson of Noah.
He may have given his name to an area of the Middle East,
later inhabited by the Old Testament character Job. Flavius
Josephus (Ant. 1.6.4) states the tradition that he founded the
cities of Trachonitis and Damascus.