Patriarchs (Bible)
The Patriarchs (Hebrew: אבות ‎ Avot or Abot, singular Hebrew: אב ‎ Ab or Aramaic: אבא Abba) of the Bible, when narrowly defined, are Abraham, his son Isaac, and Isaac's son Jacob, also ...
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Jokshan
Jokshan ("an offense", "hardness", or "a knocking"); most probably Josephus' Jazar. According to the Bible he was the second son of Abraham and his either wife or concubine Keturah, whom he wed after ...
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Matthew 1:2
Matthew 1:2 is the second verse of the first chapter of the Gospel of Matthew in the New Testament. The verse is the first part of the section where the genealogy of Joseph, the legal father of Jesus...
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Jacob and Esau
The Book of Genesis contains the story of Jacob and Esau focusing on Esau's loss of his birthright to Jacob and the conflict that had spawned between their descendant nations because of Jacob's decept...
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Simeon (Hebrew Bible)
According to the Book of Genesis, Simeon (Hebrew: שִׁמְעוֹן orˈsɪmiən,  Shim'on,  Šim‘ōn) was, the second son of Jacob and Leah, and the founder of the Israelite Tribe of Simeon. However, so...
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Ibrahim (name)
Ibrahim (Arabic: إبراهيم‎, Ibrāhīm) is the Arabic name of the prophet and patriarch Abraham. He was God's messenger. It is a common first name and surname throughout the Muslim world.
Haran
Haran or Aran (Hebrew: הָרָן, Modern: Hārān) is a man in the Book of Genesis in the Hebrew Bible. He died in Ur of the Chaldees (Ur Kaśdim), was a son of Terah, and brother of Abraham. Through his son...
Testament of Abraham
The Testament of Abraham is a pseudepigraphic text of the Old Testament. Probably composed in the 1st or 2nd century CE, it is of Jewish origin and is usually considered to be part of the apocalyptic ...
Nahor
Nahor, Nachor, or Naghor (Heb. נָחֹור Nāḥōr) may refer to three different names in the Hebrew Bible: two biblical people, who were both descendants of Shem, and one biblical place named after one of t...
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Terah
Terah or Térach (Hebrew: תֶּרַח / תָּרַח,  Téraḥ / Táraḥ  Téraḥ / Tāraḥ ; "Ibex, wild goat", or "Wanderer; loiterer") is a biblical figure in the book of Genesis, son of Nahor, son...
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Jacob in Islam
Yaqub (Arabic: يَعْقُوب, translit.: Yaʿqūb ), also known as Jacob, is a prophet in Islam who is mentioned in the Qur'an. He is acknowledged as a patriarch of Islam. Muslims believe that he preach...
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Jacob
Jacob (later given the name Israel) is considered a patriarch of the Israelites. According to the Book of Genesis, Jacob (/ˈdʒeɪkəb/; Hebrew: יַעֲקֹב  Yaʿakov) was the third Hebrew progenitor wit...
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Rebecca
Rebecca (also spelled Rebekah) (Hebrew: רִבְקָה,  Rivká,  Riḇqā Ribqa, from the Hebrew ribhqeh (lit., "connection"), from Semitic root r-b-q, "to tie, couple or join", "to secure", or "to s...
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Testament of Isaac
The Testament of Isaac is a work now regarded as part of the Old Testament apocrypha. It is often treated as one of a trio of very similar works, the other two of which are the Testament of Abraham an...
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Book of Abraham
The Book of Abraham is an 1835 work produced by Joseph Smith that he said was based on Egyptian papyri purchased from a traveling mummy exhibition. According to Smith, the book was "a translation of s...
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Coat of many colors
In the Hebrew Bible, the coat of many colors (Hebrew: כְּתֹנֶת פַּסִּים‎ kethoneth passim) is the name for the garment that Joseph owned. The translation and the actual nature of the garment is ...
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The Bible: In the Beginning
The Bible: In the Beginning... is a 1966 American-Italian religious epic film produced by Dino De Laurentiis and directed by John Huston. It recounts the first 22 chapters of the biblical Book of Gene...
Shuah
Shuah is the name of one of four minor Biblical figures. It is sometimes used as the name of a fifth. Their names are different in Hebrew, but they were all transliterated as "Shuah" in the King Jam...
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Benjamin
Benjamin was the last-born of Jacob's thirteen children (12 sons 1 daughter), and the second and last son of Rachel in Jewish, Christian and Islamic tradition. He was the progenitor of the Israelite T...
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Sarah
Sarah or Sara (/ˈsɛərə/; Hebrew: שָׂרָה,  Sara,  Śārā Śarra; Latin: Sara; Arabic: سارا or ساره Sāra;) was the wife of Abraham and the mother of Isaac as described in the Hebrew Bible an...
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Midian (son of Abraham)
According to the Hebrew Bible, Midian is the fourth son of Abraham by Keturah, the woman Abraham married after Sarah's death. His brothers are Zimran, Jokshan, Medan, Ishbak and Shuah.Josephus records...
Battle of Siddim
The Battle of the Vale of Siddim, also often called the War of nine Kings, refers to an event in the Hebrew Bible book of Genesis 14:1-12 that occurred in the days of Abram and Lot. The Vale of Siddim...
Rachel
Rachel (Hebrew: רָחֵל,  Rakhél,  Rāḥēl Arabic: راحیل, Rāḥīl‎) was the favorite of Biblical patriarch Jacob's two wives as well as the mother of Joseph and Benjamin who helped fath...
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Leah
Leah (Hebrew: לֵאָה,  Le'a,  Lēʼā Leˀa; Syriac: ܠܝܐ La'ya; from 𒀖 𒀖 littu Akkadian for cow), as described in the Hebrew Bible, is the first of the two concurrent wives of the He...
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Gilead (Bible)

Gilead (Hebrew gil‛âd) may mean hill of testimony. It is derived from galyêd, which in turn comes from gal (heap, mound, hill) and ‛êd (witness, testimony). There also exists an alternative the...
Rachel and Leah (Women of Genesis series)
Rachel and Leah (2004) is the third novel in The Women of Genesis series by Orson Scott Card.
Rachel and Leah follows the story of Jacob through the eyes of Rachel and Leah. Card expands the story...
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Manasseh (tribal patriarch)
Manasseh or Menashe (Hebrew: מְנַשֶּׁה,  Menaše,  Mənaššé Manaṯ) was, according to the Book of Genesis, the first son of Joseph and Asenath. (Genesis 41:50-52) Asenath was an Egyptian woman...
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Sacrifice of Isaac (Caravaggio)
The Sacrifice of Isaac is the title of two paintings from c. 1598 - 1603 depicting the sacrifice of Isaac. The paintings could be painted by the Italian master Caravaggio (1571–1610) but there is also...
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