"Long-necked." The son of Arba, and the father of Sheshai, Ahiman (1), and Talmai. Anak is the eponymous ancestor of the Anakim, a race of giants:1 "And there we saw the giants, the sons of Anak, which come of the giants: and we were in our own sight as grasshoppers, and so we were in their sight."
- Cobham Brewer, E. (2001). The Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. Cassell reference.
- Josh. 15:13-14, 21:11; Num. 13:22, 28.