Character Study on Helah

Character Study on Helah

Genesis 38: And she yet again conceived, and bare a son; and called his name Shelah: and he was at Chezib, when she bare him.
Genesis 38: Then said Judah to Tamar his daughter in law, Remain a widow at thy father's house, till Shelah my son be grown: for he said, Lest peradventure he die also, as his brethren did. And Tamar went and dwelt in her father's house.
Genesis 38: And she put her widow's garments off from her, and covered her with a vail, and wrapped herself, and sat in an open place, which is by the way to Timnath; for she saw that Shelah was grown, and she was not given unto him to wife.
Genesis 38: And Judah acknowledged them, and said, She hath been more righteous than I; because that I gave her not to Shelah my son. And he knew her again no more.
Genesis 46: And the sons of Judah; Er, and Onan, and Shelah, and Pharez, and Zerah: but Er and Onan died in the land of Canaan. And the sons of Pharez were Hezron and Hamul.
Numbers 26: And the sons of Judah after their families were; of Shelah, the family of the Shelanites: of Pharez, the family of the Pharzites: of Zerah, the family of the Zarhites.
Numbers 26: These are the sons of Ephraim after their families: of Shuthelah, the family of the Shuthalhites: of Becher, the family of the Bachrites: of Tahan, the family of the Tahanites.
Numbers 26: And these are the sons of Shuthelah: of Eran, the family of the Eranites.
1 Chronicles 1: And Arphaxad begat Shelah, and Shelah begat Eber.
1 Chronicles 1: Shem, Arphaxad, Shelah,
1 Chronicles 2: The sons of Judah; Er, and Onan, and Shelah: which three were born unto him of the daughter of Shua the Canaanitess. And Er, the firstborn of Judah, was evil in the sight of the LORD; and he slew him.
1 Chronicles 4: And Ashur the father of Tekoa had two wives, Helah and Naarah.
1 Chronicles 4: And the sons of Helah were, Zereth, and Jezoar, and Ethnan.
1 Chronicles 4: The sons of Shelah the son of Judah were, Er the father of Lecah, and Laadah the father of Mareshah, and the families of the house of them that wrought fine linen, of the house of Ashbea,
1 Chronicles 7: And the sons of Ephraim; Shuthelah, and Bered his son, and Tahath his son, and Eladah his son, and Tahath his son,
1 Chronicles 7: And Zabad his son, and Shuthelah his son, and Ezer, and Elead, whom the men of Gath that were born in that land slew, because they came down to take away their cattle.

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Holman Bible Dictionary - Helah
(hee' lah) Personal name meaning “jewelry for the neck.” Wife of Ashur in the tribe of Judah (1Chronicles 4:5,1 Chronicles 4:7 ).

Easton's Bible Dictionary - Helah
Rust, (1 Chronicles 4:5,7 ), one of the wives of Ashur.

Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Helah
HELAH . One of the wives of Ashbur the ‘father’ of Tekoa ( 1 Chronicles 4:5 ; 1 Chronicles 4:7 ).

Fausset's Bible Dictionary - Helah
1 Chronicles 4:5.

Morrish Bible Dictionary - Helah
Wife of Ashur, of the tribe of Judah. 1 Chronicles 4:5,71

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Zereth - Son of Ashur and Helah (1 Chronicles 4:7)
Eth'Nan - (hire ), one of the sons of Helah the wife of Ashur
Jez'o-ar - (whiteness ), the son of Helah, one of the wives of Asher
ze'Reth - (splendor ), son of Ashur, the founder of Tekoa, by his wife Helah
Helah - Helah
Hazzobebah - (ha zoh beh' bah) The NIV rendering of the name of the son of Coz (or Kos) and grandson of Helah (1 Chronicles 4:8 )