1 Chronicles 2:4
New International Version
Judah’s daughter-in-law Tamar bore Perez and Zerah to Judah. He had five sons in all.

New Living Translation
Later Judah had twin sons from Tamar, his widowed daughter-in-law. Their names were Perez and Zerah. So Judah had five sons in all.

English Standard Version
His daughter-in-law Tamar also bore him Perez and Zerah. Judah had five sons in all.

Berean Study Bible
Tamar, Judah’s daughter-in-law, bore to him Perez and Zerah. Judah had five sons in all.

King James Bible
And Tamar his daughter in law bare him Pharez and Zerah. All the sons of Judah were five.

New King James Version
And Tamar, his daughter-in-law, bore him Perez and Zerah. All the sons of Judah were five.

New American Standard Bible
His daughter-in-law Tamar bore him Perez and Zerah. Judah had five sons in all.

NASB 1995
Tamar his daughter-in-law bore him Perez and Zerah. Judah had five sons in all.

NASB 1977
And Tamar his daughter-in-law bore him Perez and Zerah. Judah had five sons in all.

Amplified Bible
Tamar, Judah’s daughter-in-law, bore him Perez and Zerah. Judah’s sons were five in all.

Christian Standard Bible
Judah’s daughter-in-law Tamar bore Perez and Zerah to him. Judah had five sons in all.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Judah’s daughter-in-law Tamar bore Perez and Zerah to him. Judah had five sons in all.

American Standard Version
And Tamar his daughter-in-law bare him Perez and Zerah. All the sons of Judah were five.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And Tamar her daughter in law gave birth to Phares and Zarah; all the sons of Yehuda were five.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And Thamar his daughter-in-law bore to him Phares, and Zara: all the sons of Juda were five.

Contemporary English Version
Judah and his daughter-in-law Tamar also had two sons: Perez and Zerah.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Thamar his daughter in law bore him Phares and Zara. So all the sons of Juda were five.

English Revised Version
And Tamar his daughter in law bare him Perez and Zerah. All the sons of Judah were five.

Good News Translation
By his daughter-in-law Tamar, Judah had two more sons, Perez and Zerah.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Tamar, Judah's daughter-in-law, gave birth to Judah's sons Perez and Zerah. Judah had five sons in all.

International Standard Version
Judah's daughter-in-law Tamar also bore him Perez and Zerah, so Judah had five sons in all.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Tamar his daughter-in-law bore him Perez and Zerah. All the sons of Judah were five.

Literal Standard Version
And his daughter-in-law Tamar has borne Perez and Zerah to him. All the sons of Judah [are] five.

NET Bible
Tamar, Judah's daughter-in-law, bore to him Perez and Zerah. Judah had five sons in all.

New Heart English Bible
Tamar his daughter-in-law bore him Perez and Zerah. All the sons of Judah were five.

World English Bible
Tamar his daughter-in-law bore him Perez and Zerah. All the sons of Judah were five.

Young's Literal Translation
And Tamar his daughter-in-law hath borne to him Pharez and Zerah. All the sons of Judah are five.

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Sons of Israel
3The sons of Judah: Er, Onan, and Shelah. These three were born to him by Bath-shua the Canaanite. Er, Judah’s firstborn, was wicked in the sight of the LORD, who put him to death. 4Tamar, Judah’s daughter-in-law, bore to him Perez and Zerah. Judah had five sons in all. 5The sons of Perez: Hezron and Hamul.…

Cross References
Matthew 1:3
Judah was the father of Perez and Zerah by Tamar, Perez the father of Hezron, and Hezron the father of Ram.

Genesis 38:13
When Tamar was told, "Your father-in-law is going up to Timnah to shear his sheep,"

Genesis 38:30
Then his brother came out with the scarlet thread around his wrist, and he was named Zerah.

1 Chronicles 2:5
The sons of Perez: Hezron and Hamul.


Treasury of Scripture

And Tamar his daughter in law bore him Pharez and Zerah. All the sons of Judah were five.

Tamar.

Genesis 38:13-30
And it was told Tamar, saying, Behold thy father in law goeth up to Timnath to shear his sheep…

Ruth 4:12
And let thy house be like the house of Pharez, whom Tamar bare unto Judah, of the seed which the LORD shall give thee of this young woman.

Matthew 1:3
And Judas begat Phares and Zara of Thamar; and Phares begat Esrom; and Esrom begat Aram;

Thamar.

1 Chronicles 9:4
Uthai the son of Ammihud, the son of Omri, the son of Imri, the son of Bani, of the children of Pharez the son of Judah.

Numbers 26:21
And the sons of Pharez were; of Hezron, the family of the Hezronites: of Hamul, the family of the Hamulites.

Ruth 4:18
Now these are the generations of Pharez: Pharez begat Hezron,

Perez.

Matthew 1:3
And Judas begat Phares and Zara of Thamar; and Phares begat Esrom; and Esrom begat Aram;

Luke 3:33
Which was the son of Aminadab, which was the son of Aram, which was the son of Esrom, which was the son of Phares, which was the son of Juda,

Phares.

1 Chronicles 9:6
And of the sons of Zerah; Jeuel, and their brethren, six hundred and ninety.

Numbers 26:13,20
Of Zerah, the family of the Zarhites: of Shaul, the family of the Shaulites…

Nehemiah 11:24
And Pethahiah the son of Meshezabeel, of the children of Zerah the son of Judah, was at the king's hand in all matters concerning the people.

Zara.









(4) Tamar.--Wife of Er. The story of her incest with Judah, the fruit of which was the twins Pharez (Heb., Perez) and Zerah (called Zarah, Genesis 38:30; and Zara, Matthew 1:3), is told in Genesis 38:8-30.



Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Tamar,
וְתָמָר֙ (wə·ṯā·mār)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's 8559: Tamar -- daughter-in-law of Judah, also two Israelite women, also a place South of the Dead Sea

Judah’s daughter-in-law,
כַּלָּת֔וֹ (kal·lā·ṯōw)
Noun - feminine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 3618: Daughter-in-law, bride

bore
יָ֥לְדָה (yā·lə·ḏāh)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person feminine singular
Strong's 3205: To bear young, to beget, medically, to act as midwife, to show lineage

to him
לּ֖וֹ (lōw)
Preposition | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew

Perez
פֶּ֣רֶץ (pe·reṣ)
Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's 6557: Perez -- son of Judah and Tamar

and Zerah.
זָ֑רַח (zā·raḥ)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 2226: Zerah -- three Israelites, also an Edomite, also an Ethiopian

Judah
יְהוּדָ֖ה (yə·hū·ḏāh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3063: Judah -- 'praised', a son of Jacob, also the southern kingdom, also four Israelites

had five
חֲמִשָּֽׁה׃ (ḥă·miš·šāh)
Number - masculine singular
Strong's 2568: Five

sons
בְּנֵ֥י (bə·nê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 1121: A son

in all.
כָּל־ (kāl-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every


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